265: Sanchez Cigars, handmade Cuban-seed cigars
America's Hobby Center, selling
model planes, boats etc. since 1931--moved to Jersey c. 2006.
Urban Stages, a theater troupe that prides itself
on its ethnically diverse playwrights, has been
around for 20 years but has only had a permanent home
here since 2001.
257: Joseph P. Cuomo Building
Recording & Rehearsal Arts Building
251: Downtime, a
musicians' hangout here, was turned into the multilevel
Rebel NYC by the folks who run Webster Hall.
The Studio, a rehearsal space,
and Waves, one of Manhattan's last radio repair shops.
243: The Brenley Bvilding
241: St. Vincents Chelsea Clinic includes
the American Dental Centers, which is known by
its anthropomorphic neon tooth.
213: Cool gothic church annex.
211: St. John the Baptist, a beautiful
Catholic church designed in 1872 by Napoleon
LeBrun. Congregation dates to 1840.
Corner (362 7th Ave): Bagel Maven Cafe is
in the building unhelpfully known as 7 Penn Plaza.