Lower East Side Links

–A man has been arrested in connection with a robbery pattern on and and around Clinton Street. [DNA Info]

–New Neighbor: Mexican drug lord Joaquin …

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–The well regarded gallery, Essex Street, is moving to fancy new digs at 55 Hester St. The first show is an anti-inaugural exhibition. [Art News]



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–Ian Schrager is getting ready to open his new Public Hotel on Chrystie Street. He has one more reason to celebrate. President Obama just pardoned …

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–Chinatown’s Fong Inn Too, in business on Mott Street since 1933, closed down on Sunday. The family recently sold the building and no one in …

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–Reinventing NYCHA: New design guidelines for public housing. [Next City]

–State Sen. Daniel Squadron is among those seeking to expand decriminalization of marijuana. [Gothamist]

–What …

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–Art dealer James Fuentes, born and raised on the Lower East Side, is celebrating 10 years as a local gallery owner with an unusual group …

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–The mayor’s critics want him to step up efforts to protect pedestrians and cyclists on city streets. [New York Times]

–The Real Estate Board of …

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–“It hasn’t all been smooth sailing for the opportunistic builders” planning to transform the Two Bridges Neighborhood.” A look at some of the obstacles faced …

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–The city’s health commissioner and NYC doctors came to a Lower East Side health clinic yesterday to protest Donald Trump’s choice for Health & Human …

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–The body of a 27-year-old woman was found in an apartment at the Wald Houses yesterday. A man has been taken in for questioning. [Daily …

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–A woman was slashed during a robbery near the South Street Seaport. [Gothamist]

–A profile of Yuh-Line Niou, who becomes Lower Manhattan’s representative in the …

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–Glenwood Management, a key player in Sheldon Silver’s corruption trial, must pay a $200,000 fine for lobbying violations. [Daily News]

–In a letter to the …

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–A man was arrested for walking on the beams above the Brooklyn Bridge. [New York Post]

–Florence Fabricant calls Baci e Vendetta, “a stunning bar …

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–A man described as emotionally disturbed stabbed two people at the Haven Plaza complex in the East Village yesterday morning. The victims are hospitalized in …

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–State Sen. Daniel Squadron says the mayor should sue the Allure Group for deceiving the city about the Rivington House transaction. [Daily News]

–A not-for-profit …