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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 …

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My LES: Victor Fung

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with gallery owner and muralist Victor Fung. …

Orlando Rogriguez photo by Alex M. Smith

My LES: Orlando Rodriguez

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with bodega owner and lifelong LES …

Photo by Alex M. Smith

My LES: Amy Robinson

Photo by Alex M. Smith

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

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My LES: H. Spencer Young

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with photographer and filmmaker …

Jasmin Sanchez Photo by Alex M. Smith

My LES: Jasmin Sanchez

For our regular feature spotlighting the people who live and work on the Lower East Side, we talked with Jasmin Sanchez, who runs the Ana Luisa Garcia Community Center. …

Michael Kelly of "House of Cards." Photo by Alex M. Smith.

My LES: Michael Kelly (of House of Cards)

Michael Kelly of “House of Cards.” Photo by Alex M. Smith.

 

Tomorrow, Valentine’s Day, Netflix debuts the second season of “House of …