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The last proper name of it was "70 West". It was a shithole. It was probably last in use about ten years ago, and it was a constant source of crime. I worked in the area when 70 West was open, and its residents were a never-ending parade of stereotypes of people on welfare, living in subsidized housing (the building was all Section 8), and generally living up to the quasi-myths that Republicans believe about people on welfare. Shootings and fights were a nightly occurrence. More 'thousand-yard stares' from crackheads than you see now. I'm surprised that whole block didn't throw a party when the building was shut down. -Scientist76 [Alexandrine Street's Windowless Brick Building (The Old Strathmore Hotel) Is Up Next For Renovation Into Apartments]