Announcement

Collapse
No announcement yet.

Barbershop Finds New Home Nearby After Eviction

Collapse
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Barbershop Finds New Home Nearby After Eviction

    Decades-Old Ninth Avenue Barbershop Finds New Home Nearby After Eviction


    CHELSEA The old barber's pole is still spinning if only a few blocks away.
    A decades-old Chelsea barbershop that just weeks ago faced closure after it was evicted from its Ninth Avenue home has found a new life nearby on West 18th Street.
    The owners of New Barber Shop which along with other businesses was forced out of its longtime home on Ninth Avenue, between West 17th and West 18th streets, earlier this year picked up their barbers chairs, shears and straight razors and moved to a narrow basement space at 235 W. 18th St., between Seventh and Eighth avenues.
    The shop has a new name, Willies Barber Shop, and its large, bright sign advertises "No Waiting" and affordable prices $14 for a haircut ($12 for seniors)...
    Read more: http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/2012...#ixzz2CmJMsDiE

  • #2
    Re: Barbershop Finds New Home Nearby After Eviction

    i saw the sign that they moved- too bad they tripled their went but good he has a new place

    Comment


    • #3
      Re: Barbershop Finds New Home Nearby After Eviction

      The New Barber Shop was more then a barbershop. It was a community space where locals would hang out and talk. These are the kinds of places that help create community. So it's really great that Willie was able to find another place to keep going.

      Comment

      Working...
      X