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New Signage: Zarin Fabrics on Orchard Street

Yesterday afternoon, workers installed signage above the entry of Zarin’s new Orchard Street showroom.  The longtime Lower East Side fabric store made the move …

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Now Open: 99 Favor Taste at 285 Grand St.

99 Favor Taste has hopped over the river from Sunset Park to 285 Grand St.

Korean-style barbecue has come to Grand Street.



Red Caviar on Buckwheat Blinis at Moscow57.

New Arrivals: Moscow 57, Antonioni’s, Pablo’s Birthday and More

Here’s our monthly roundup of new businesses that have opened on the Lower East Side: …

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Info Session Wednesday Night: Small Business Loan Program



"I Love Lower East Side" by Andriy Prokopenko.

Thanks to Our 2013 Annual Sponsors!

“I Love Lower East Side” by Andriy Prokopenko.

As 2013 draws to a close, we would like to thank the more than 50 advertisers …

Photo: Beyond Martial Arts.

Now Open: Beyond Martial Arts at the Masaryk Gym

Beyond Martial Arts, a business that was previously located on Attorney Street, has a nice new home: the Nike-renovated gym at Masaryk Towers on Columbia …

A 7_Eleven opened at 403 Grand St. in July.

Report: Lower East Side Adds 10 Chain Stores in 2013

The Center for an Urban Future is out with its annual report on chain stores in New York City.  While the overall numbers on the …

Bob Zuckerman.

Former Lower East Side BID Director Has a New Job

Back in September, we noted that Bob Zuckerman had stepped down as executive director of the Lower East Side Business Improvement District.  Now he has …

The Rising States, 168 Ludlow St.

New Arrivals: The Rising States, HOLL, Antler Beer & Wine

From our October magazine, a monthly roundup of new businesses on the Lower East Side.



Vanity Projects.

New Arrivals: LES Animal Hospital, Vanity Projects, GreenStar Foods

From the September issue of our print magazine, a roundup of new businesses on the Lower East Side:



New Signs: Dunkin’ Donuts at 351 Grand St.

351 Grand St.

Back in May we noted the impending arrival of another chain store on the Lower East Side – a Dunkin’ Donuts …

7-Eleven’s Signage on Grand Street

403 Grand St.

If you haven’t walked past Grand Street (near Clinton) lately, here’s the new signage outside the 7-Eleven store poised to open …

Liquor License Applicants Go Before CB3 Committee Tonight

Tonight, the State Liquor Authoritiy subcommittee of Community Board 3 will consider this month’s applications from local bars and restaurants seeking new licenses, renewals and …

With the help of workers, the new proprietor of Pet Island readied his space on Friday.

Coming Soon: New Pet Supply Store and Vet

Lower East Side pet owners will soon have two new services in the neighborhood. A pet supplies store is opening in the former kosher bakery …

A retro-style druggist is now open on Ludlow Street.

New Arrivals: Stanley’s Pharmacy, Central Booking, NY Sushi Ko, Sel Rrose, Schapiro’s, El Aripo

From the latest issue of our print magazine, a roundup of new businesses that have opened recently in the neighborhood.