Zelig Blumenthal Closes Shop on Essex Street

13 Essex, the former home of Zelig Blumenthal.

Yesterday we received an email tip from Kevin Walter, asking: “Did anyone notice that Zelig …

The demolition of 5 Essex Street in 2010.

5 Essex Demolition Completed

Demolition appears to have come to an end at 5 Essex.  What will take the place of the old discount …

On Essex: G&S Sporting Goods

In December, we previewed our new series, “On Essex,” a monthly exploration of one of the Lower East Side’s most fascinating blocks. Throughout 2010, …