Lower East Side Links

–Public Advocate Letitia James withdraws from representing Chinatown tenants due to a dispute with local activist groups. [Daily News]

–Landmark Theaters announces its opening a new movie house in Midtown. Still no word about its endangered Lower East Side venue, Sunshine Cinema. [New York Business Journal]

–Nighcap, the Rivington street cocktail lounge, is moving down the block. [Eater]

–Sweet Chick’s John Seymour: New York’s king of chicken and waffles. [Vibe]