Daily Archives: December 10, 2012

Holidays Bad Santa

Is it just us, or is Santa looking a little lascivious in his role as the jewelry salesman? Have a neighborhood photo to share? Send it to editor@southslopenews.com or add it to the South Slope News Flickr Group, and we’ll post it to the site.
Business Athena

If your business is ever featured on a television show titled, ‘My Big Fat Greek Nightmare,’ things are not going well. Athena Restaurant (535 6th Ave) turned up on The Food Network’s Restaurant Stakeout last week, and it looks like there’s a significant amount of familial turmoil bubbling beneath the avgolemono. The show, which plants
Holidays Hats and Gloves

If you haven’t started your Christmas shopping yet, not to worry – our neighborhood is loaded with gift options for everyone from Hammy Hamster to Grandma. We decided to check out 5th Avenue to see if we could find 10 gifts that were each $10 or under, because nobody wants to max out the credit
Food & Drink Andy at De Luxe

You see them every day, but how much do you really know about your local barista? This morning, we stopped in to say hello to Andy Schulz at De Luxe (410 7th Avenue). Where are you originally from? I was born in Piqua, Ohio. Do you live here in the neighborhood? No, I live in Brooklyn
Neighbors Foot Locker Crowd

Tickets to purchase the new Nike Air Foamposite One “Stealth” were released Sunday, and shoe fans at the Foot Locker on 14th Street and 5th Avenue were lined up around the block. We were initially impressed with the crowd’s dedication, as they stood in the rain waiting for, not the actual shoe, but a ticket