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Elected Offiicials, SLA Commissioner Tour LES Nightlife District

Photo: Office of State Sen. Daniel Squadron.

You missed quite a party Friday night. Local elected officials, along with representatives from Community Board …

Seoul Chicken is all wings all the time on Clinton Street.

LES Bites: Wing Craze, Dirty French Panned, Chin Chin is Coming

Wings are booming, pumpkin beer is flowing and The New Yorker hates Dirty French. Catch up on the LES restaurant and bar news. …

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LES Bites: Restaurant Amnesty Week, Wylie Dufresne Q&A, Pig & Khao No. 2

Recipe secrets from LES chefs, the grain bowl trend and more in your midweek restaurant and bar roundup. …

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Panel Talk With Author of “Upscaling Downtown,” New Book on LES Nightlife

Next week, there’s a panel at University Settlement revolving around an always controversial subject: the proliferation of bars on the Lower East Side …

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Here are Community Board 3’s October Liquor License Applications

Community Board 3 has published the agendas for next month’s liquor license hearings. See below for the lineup foe meetings on two nights.



Chef Marc Forgione's chili lobster taquito. Photo via Taquitoria's Facebook page.

LES Bites: Birthdays for Taquitoria and Pig & Khao, Meatball Shop Sitcom, Draft Cocktails

Celebrations and libations in a midweek restaurant and bar roundup. …

Birds & Bubbles, now open on Forsyth Street. Photo by Donny Tsang, courtesy of the restaurant.

LES Bites: Birds & Bubbles Debuts, Patacon Pisao Opens at Last, Bar News

A Friday food and drink roundup. …

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New Restaurants and Bars for Fall

July and August might be considered the slow months for Manhattan’s restaurant business, but you couldn’t prove it by the Lower East Side this summer. …

Kossar's Bialys, 367 Grand St.

LES Bites: Checking in with Kossar’s, New Oyster Bar and Wing Spot, Celeb Spotting

Kossar’s Bialys, 367 Grand St.

Is it the weekend yet? Some Thursday food and drink news to make the rest of the week …

Photos courtesy of Verlaine.

New Mural at Verlaine Highlights Nelson Mandela’s Message of Love

Photos courtesy of Verlaine.

The national and international news headlines this summer have been pretty grim. The Michael Brown shooting in Missouri, the Staten …