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My LES: Wendy White

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with artist Wendy White. She is a visual artist who has called the Lower East Side home for the better part of the last decade. …

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My LES: Claw Money

We are excited about the return of our popular feature, “My L.E.S.,” the series that spotlights people who live and work on the Lower East Side. This month, we spoke with graffiti artist and fashion entrepreneur Claudia Gold, a.k.a. Claw Money. …

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MY LES: James Habacker

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with The Sipper Room owner, performer and producer James Habacker. …

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My LES: Sarah Sanneh

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with LES resident, Pies ’n’ Thighs co-owner and baker-in-chief, Sarah Sanneh. …

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My LES: Coss Marte

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with LES resident Coss Marte, who started the ConBody fitness program after serving five years in prison for drug dealing. …

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MY LES: George Nenadich

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with LES resident and radio DJ George Nenadich. …

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MY LES: Kara Mullins and Osvaldo Jimenez

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with LES residents and La Petite Mort shop owners Kara Mullins and Osvaldo Jimenez (aka SLUTLUST). …

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My LES: Luis Arce Mota

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with longtime resident and local chef Luis Arce Mota. …

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My LES: Nancy Ortiz

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with lifelong Lower East Side resident Nancy Ortiz. …

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My LES: Raven Dolling

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with longtime resident Raven Dolling.

 



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My LES: Michael Little

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with Lost Weekend NYC owner and …

The artist "Penny Arcade" at The Clemente on Suffolk Street. Photo by Alex M. Smith.

My LES: Penny Arcade

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with avant-garde performance artist, documentarian and playwright Penny Arcade (aka Susana Ventura). …

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My LES: Marc Richardson

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with community activist Marc Richardson.

 



BMX rider Tyrone Williams.  Photo by Alex M. Smith.

My LES: Tyrone Williams

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with Tyrone Williams, who owns Dah Shop bike shop at 134 Division St., and is a BMX freestyle rider. …

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My LES: Laura Foulke

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with long-time LES resident, performer and …