Volume 79, Number 36 | February 10 - 16, 2010
West and East Village, Chelsea, Soho, Noho, Little Italy, Chinatown and Lower East Side, Since 1933

Villager photo by Clayton Patterson (left) and Villager photo (right) by Andrew Perlstein

Chin on the scene; Car in Gray’s Papaya smashup
City Councilmember Margaret Chin arrived to check on the scene of a three-alarm fire on Essex between Stanton and Rivington Sts. on Thursday evening Feb. 4, above left. Chin had been nearby at the Nightlife Forum at P.S. 20, at 166 Essex St. Meanwhile, at 1:30 a.m. Saturday morning, a car ran into the plate-glass window of Gray’s Papaya at Eighth St. and Sixth Ave., above right. According to a witness, three people were taken off on stretchers, though reportedly only with minor injuries.


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