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The Wrap: The East Village’s last gas station shutters, Bushwick’s Colony 1209 seeks “settlers” … and more

September 03, 2014 05:15PM

Bushwick's Colon 1209 seeks "like-minded settlers, mixing the customs of their original homeland with those of one of NYC’s most historic neighborhoods to create art, community, and a new lifestyle."

Bushwick’s Colon 1209 is drawing fire for seeking “settlers” to colonize a “new frontier.”

1. The East Village’s last gas station shutters [EV Grieve]
2. Bushwick’s Colony 1209 seeks “settlers” [Free Williamsburg]
3. 31 Bond Street’s post-murder makeover [NYT]
4. Bowery’s Off Soho Suites hires sidewalk security amid crime uptick [Bowery Boogie]
5. U.S. real estate benefits from crisis in Ukraine: VIDEO [CNBC]
6. Heat Seek aims to install 1,000 sensors in New York apartments this winter [Village Voice]

Julie Strickland