Sean Sweeney

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'Wild Man of SoHo' Was Increasingly Hostile Before Scissors Attack: Locals

Residents said not enough was done to keep Richard Pearson, 49, off the streets.

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'Wild Man of SoHo' Stabs Street Vendor With Scissors, Sources Say

Richard Pearson, 49, was charged with attempted murder in the attack on a cellphone accessory vendor.

SoHo »

SoHo Nightclubs Greenhouse and WIP Close After Complaints

The clubs were the site of violent fights, including a brawl between Drake and Chris Brown.

Meatpacking District »

Real Estate Firm Drops High Line Mural After Failing to Get City Approval

Town Real Estate did not get landmarks approval for a Domingo Zapata-designed mural on 14th Street.

Livingston »

Staten Island Photographer Aims to Show Beauty in Ugly Subjects

Sean Sweeney's "Shooting Ugly" exhibit will run from Nov. 24 in Livingston.

SoHo »

SoHo BID Approved by Mayor Bloomberg

Mayor Michael Bloomberg signed legislation establishing the controversial SoHo BID.

SoHo »

SoHo Residents Slam Tourist Signs as 'Eyesores'

Some SoHo and Nolita residents say DOT "wayfinding" signs don't belong in a historic district.

SoHo »

SoHo BID's Supporters and Opponents Face off at City Council Hearing

Supporters of a plan to create a BID on Broadway say it would ease pedestrian traffic and reduce trash.

SoHo »

'Tower' Building Planned for SoHo Lot Panned by Locals as 'Sacrilege'

SoHo residents called the building planned for Crosby Street too tall and out of sync with its neighbors.

NoHo »

Condo Building With Terracotta 'Fins' to Take Flight in Empty NoHo Lot

The design for 688 Broadway includes unusual terracotta "fins" on its façade.

SoHo »

Crumbling Stone Crosswalks in SoHo Slated for Repair

The DOT plans to repair crosswalks on Mercer Street and Greene Street starting in the fall.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

SoHo Residents Decry Artist Survey as 'Harassment'

Some SoHo locals say a planned survey of all SoHo and NoHo loft dwellers would violate their privacy.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Residents Want Empty Houston Street Lot to Become a Park

SoHo residents say they want a developer to create park space, not more shops.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Plan for Perry Street Mansions Wins Initial Approval

Plans to demolish a building in the Greenwich Village Historic District and construct four townhouses received a preliminary go-ahead Monday.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Apple Building $1.4 Million Temporary Store on Greene Steet

Apple's SoHo store will temporarily relocate while its Prince Street store is renovated and expanded, according to reports.