LUCASS MANN is a journalist living in New York City. He has written for TheNation.com and New York magazine, as well as contributing often to the community newspaper The Villager.
A FIERCE Fight in the West VillageBy Lucas Mann
Its cold on the Christopher Street Pier in the wintertimenot the kind of place you want to stand still after the sun sets and the wind whips off the Hudson. For a lot of New York City teenagers, however, the Greenwich Village waterfront is the best place to be in any weather.