Party like it’s 1999- or something like that

Check out this recent post on Patch, claiming that a Sunrise Drive parent allegedly admitted to running a beer pong party for minors at her home. (See link below)  According to the article, the woman “admitted” that she had knowingly served alcohol to minors and was busted by the Sheriff presumably after neighbors called the cops to complain about all the noise.  Have to admit, I just don’t get it.

http://patch.com/new-york/southeast/police-arrest-woman-who-hosted-beer-pong-party-teens?utm_source=article-mostrecent&utm_medium=rss&utm_term=police%20&%20fire&utm_campaign=recirc&utm_content=aol#.VCv6jlccMSk

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Brick & mortar in a cyber world

Shops like mine are growing scarcer each day as real world rents compete with cyberworld advantages.  I am counting on the fact that people just love to shop.  For many of us, myself included,  it’s really a form of therapy.  Despite all the images you will see online, there’s nothing like coming into a real world store with nice music in the background, the smell of incense wafting through, a la the East Village circa 1968.  That is the feeling I’ve tried to create here in Downtown Peekskill which reminds me very much of the old East Village in so many ways.  Stop by to see for yourself.

Side Effects/ NY     1011 Brown St.   Peekskill, NY   10566

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

My East Village Boutique in Peekskill

I am so excited about starting this blog to let the world know about my shop, Side Effects/ NY. I have been at my location at 1011 Brown St. in Peekskill for over 5 years and the store is located directly across from the Paramount Theater. I sell the most incredible array of high end costume jewelry, fashion accessories and giftware imaginable and my prices are just above wholesale. Please give me a call or stop by if you’re in the neighborhood. The phone number is 914-736-1235

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment