News About the Roxy

News About the Roxy

You know, the legendary dance club on West 18th Street, which has been sitting there since it closed in 2007, anxiously trying to court new life -- any new life.

According to my writer friend Scott Gantkin, who works in the area:

"The owners have been unable to procure new tenants for the entire building, or the nightclub space on the second floor.

"However, they've managed to clear out the ground-floor parking garage and are leasing it to Verizon for a....drum roll, please.....parking garage!

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"I roll my eyes every time I walk past the building, which is about four times a day. My eyes hurt!"

Not mine! I'm running to the parking garage as we speak to dance, beg for drink tickets, chat with the drag queens, and wonder why everyone's in a K hole.

I'm ready for my closeup, Mr. DeMille, I mean Mr. DiNino!


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