Heritage Meat Shop, Essex Street Market.

Heritage Meats is Latest Vendor to Shutter in Essex Street Market (Updated 1:45 p.m.)

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Photos: Sheldon Silver Appears at Today’s Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown

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Registration Opens For Grand Street CSA

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Followup: Feds Go After Sheldon Silver’s Grand Street Apartments

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Retail Space, Parking Garage at Hotel Indigo Sold For $21 Million

Morning Reads: Local Housing Preferences Scrutinized, Velazquez in Cuba, Remembering Joy Ryder

The federal government is examining whether agreements to set aside affordable housing for local residents violate civil rights laws (WSJ via Google News).

A housing …


Video: Meet “The Dryline,” Coming Soon to the East River


Sheldon Silver Indicted Today By Federal Grand Jury

Mayor de Blasio, State Attorney General Schneiderman and other officials held a news conference today. Photo: Attorney General's twitter feed.

New Task Force Takes Aim at Tenant Harassment

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Interiors Revealed For Condos at 50 Clinton St.; Apartments Start at $975,000

Morning Reads: Landlord Crackdown, Silver Faces Possible Fines, Little Italy Rebranding

The mayor and State Attorney General today announce “an aggressive new effort to go after property owners who use illegal tactics to force out tenants …

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LES Employment Network Partners With NYC For Essex Crossing Jobs

Essex Crossing Site 2; view from the intersection of Delancey and Essex streets. Credit: Handel Architects.

Essex Crossing Developers Highlight Labor Agreement; Still No Decision on Hiring Union Construction Workers

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Taquitoria on Ludlow Street Temporarily Closed Due to Burst Water Pipes

Cafe Grumpy, 13 essex St. Artist Jessica Blowers. Photo from 100 Gates website.

Lower East Side Businesses Can Now Sign Up For 100 Gates Program