Lower East Side Links

–The commanding officer of the 7th Precinct says of The DL, “They don’t have the best interest of the community in mind,” after a late …

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–An investor in the shuttered Comfort (Diner) on Grand Street is suing the owner, Ira Freehof, saying he failed to disclose he owed $700,000 in …

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–Here’s a summary of discussions at Community Board 3’s land use committee this week about Chinatown rezoning and an environmental review in the Two Bridges …

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–An employee of a bodega on Avenue A has been charged with assault and allegedly told an 18-year-old customer, “I’m not serving a tranny.” The …

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–The NYPD says it will recommend unspecified charges against the truck driver who struck and killed a bicyclist on First Avenue. It will be up …

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–The NYPD says Kelly Hurley, the cyclist killed on First Avenue, fell off her bike before being run over by a box truck. The driver …

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–Here’s an overview of the ongoing Two Bridges environmental review and related efforts to rezone portions of Chinatown. [City Limits]

–Madison Realty Capital is poised …

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–The body of a man was found on the corner of Forsyth and Broome streets. The Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death. [DNAinfo]



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–Cyclist and Lower East Side resident Kelly Hurley has died from injuries suffered when a box truck hit her on 1st Avenue. The driver has …

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–Three challengers are seeking to knock off Margaret Chin in the upcoming City Council election. Here’s a roundup from a recent candidate forum. [Tribeca Trib]



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–There’s a meeting tomorrow night to discuss recent burglaries in the East Village. [EV Grieve]

–Capalino + Company, “a controversial lobbyist with ties to the …

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–Parishioners at St. Mary’s say their final goodbyes to Father Neil Connolly. In the Bronx and on the Lower East Side, “Father Neil rallied his …

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–You will be able to take the ferry from Wall Street to the Rockaways starting next month for the price of a subway ride. City …

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–A bicyclist suffered severe injuries when she was struck by a truck at 1st Avenue and 9th Street this morning. [DNAinfo]

–The NYPD has released …

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–A man’s neck was slashed in a fight on the Bowery near Stanton Street last night. The victim is hospitalized in stable condition. No arrests …