Posts From Maddy Streets

Neighborhoods

Four Decades of Literature at St Mark’s Bookshop

In 1977, five men were working at a failing bookstore on St Mark’s Place when they decided to pool what little money they had and launch their own venture. Nearly

City Life

Leon Unglik Brews up a Storm as Coffee Shop Entrepreneur

At age 30, Leon Unglik moved from Melbourne to New York to take a position with a law firm and explore lifein the US. A year later, he left his

Pope's Visit 2015

The Public Disputes the Pope’s Global Influence

Pope Francis’ arrival in New York City on 24th September heralded the influx of travelers desperate for a glimpse of the Catholic leader, while many native New Yorkers remained disinterested