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Workers were back hammering off the architectural detailing from P.S. 64 on East 9th Street Wednesday. But while there's been much outrage voiced on the Web over owner Gregg Singer's wanton destruction of this century-old former school's now landmarked facade, there wasn't a peep of protest on the s ... More >>
East Village activists were jubilant Tuesday morning when the Landmarks Preservations Commission voted unanimously to landmark the old P.S. 64 on East 9th Street in Manhattan. The LPC's vote puts in check owner Gregg Singer's controversial plan to raze the back half of the century-old school build ... More >>
The saga of old P.S. 64 is a real education
Fans of preserving the former CHARAS building, on East 9th Street, won a round last week. Preservationists have been pushing the city's Landmarks commission to protect the 102-year-old former public school. The owner, Gregg Singer, has been pushing a plan to tear part of it down so he develop a 19-s ... More >>