Tag "East Village"

City Life

Joseph Miranda, the Salvadoran who wants to save the world

José “Joseph” Miranda came to the United States as a timid 7-year-old boy from El Salvador who didn’t speak English. Now, at 25, he works the night shift behind a

Shops

Made with Love: A Macaron Story

Love can be sweet. For Christina Ha and Simon Tung, co-founders and owners of the East Village’s Macaron Parlour, love can also be infused with lemon tartness, subtle Earl gray

Shops

Giftshop Struggles to Stay Afloat

Rudy worries. In fact, he keeps  a jar full of them. Right next to a cash register in his tiny East Village shop, sits a large glass jar brimming with