Veniero's Pasticceria is one of the enduring landmark's of the East Village, and so is its wall-climbing sign. Extra points for the sign on the corner that directs the customer by blinking "100 feet" with an arrow pointing to the west.
The original, running Jeremiad on the vestiges of Old New York as they are steamrolled under or threatened by the currently ruthless real estate market and the City Fathers' disregard for Gotham's historical and cultural fabric. Est. January 2006. Contact Me
I have lived in New York City since 1988 and earn my bread as a writer. I began this blog in January 2006. Beyond that, don't be so nosy.
"I am not a pessimist; to perceive evil where it exists is, in my opinion, a form of optimism."