Graffiti writers scribbled what appears to be KISS makeup on beloved statues of the Virgin Mary and baby Jesus that have greeted parishioners outside of Williamsburg’s Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church for more than 60 years. Comments (2).
Princess Pat — a.k.a. musician and burlesque performer Patience Mukoro — will bear (almost) all in name of love and harmony in Sideshows by the Seashore’s second annual Valentine’s Day For Lovers and Losers party on Feb. 14 in Coney Island. Comments (1).
The City Council approved a plan to designate a stretch of Downtown as a historic district, landmarking 21 skyscrapers in the process. Some neighborhood advocates are thrilled that these buildings are being preserved, but others are furious about expected increases in taxes, costs and regulations. Click below for two views.