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City Issues Partial Stop Work Order at Extell’s Cherry Street Construction Site

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Mission Chinese Opened at 171 East Broadway Last Night

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Lunar New Year Holiday Proposal Becomes State Law


LESpace’s Holiday Hoo-Ha at 201 Allen St. Tonight

Morning Reads: DOE Makes a Deal With Success Academy, Organizing the Gentrifiers, Mission Chinese Opening

The Department of Education agrees to provide space in traditional public school buildings for at least some of Success Academy’s new charter schools. The charter …

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Video Goes Viral Showing Arrest of Teenage Suspects on East Broadway (Updated 12/20))

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LES Bites: Mazeish, Happy Ending, Pies & Thighs

City Council member Margaret Chin with Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito. Photo via Chin's Twitter feed.

Council Approves Margaret Chin’s “Adult Day Care” Oversight Legislation

Morning Reads: Tompkins Tire Swing Death, Fung Wah’s Comeback, Silver’s Deposition Delayed

The city has no plans to remove tire swings in neighborhood parks after the death of a man in the East Village (Post).

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$50 Million Lawsuit Filed Over 47-Story Project Planned on Former Pathmark Pharmacy Site


Three Guys Are Hosting Breakfast With “Serial” at Parkside Lounge

Mayor de Blasio with Cardinal Timothy Dolan breaking ground on a affordable senior housing project in the Bronx Dec. 11. Photo: NYC Mayor's office.

City Eyes Two Lower East Side Parcels For Affordable Housing, But Where Are They?

City Bird Gallery, 191 Henry St.

Arts Watch: City Bird Gallery Debuts on Henry Street; New Show Opens Friday

Morning Reads: Sunshine Cinemas Terror Threat, Tompkins Square Park Death, Fung Wah Back in Business

The premiere of “The Interview” at the Sunshine Cinemas, scheduled for tomorrow night, was cancelled after terror threats were received from the Sony hackers. Homeland …

William Mojica, Commissioner Trottenberg, Sen. Squadron, Council member Chin, Grand Street Settlement's Margarita Rosa at Friday's ribbon cutting.

Residents, Politicos Celebrate New Pedestrian Safety Measures on Delancey, South Streets