“It feels like home”: a community reflects on Book Culture’s impact amid revelation of local chain’s financial struggles
Although employees remain hopeful that Book Culture will reach its fundraising goals, students and local residents have already been impacted by the possibility of having to say goodbye to a business that has called Morningside Heights home for over two decades.
The empty lots left in Morningside Heights when a beloved local business shuts its doors are shocking at first. As the months go by, while students and residents await the announcement of which national chain may fill the storefront gap, the emptiness becomes familiar. When Book Culture owner Chris....