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Photo: At East Houston Street and Essex Street.

In the news:

–A man wanted in a violent spree across the city, including a murder at the Alfred E. Smith Houses, turned himself in to cops in Brooklyn. [ABC 7]

–In an editorial, Assembly-member-elect Grace Lee, our new state representative in the 65th Assembly District, notes that Chinatown makes up the “only electoral district that Lee Zeldin carried in Manhattan.” She says Democrats need to start taking the Asian American vote seriously. [Gotham Gazette]

–Here’s a look at a big new residential building planned at 280 East Houston St. [EV Grieve]

–Transit activists set up a mock waiting room in the Delancey Street Station to make a point about slow train service. [ABC 7]

In Chinatown, checking in on an, “awards party for the New York Growers Cup, a new grass-roots competition highlighting local craft growers who have been working for years — in the shadows and now in a legal gray area — to perfect their particular strains of marijuana.” [The New York Times]

–The vegn Chinese restaurant Fat Choy is closing. [Eater]

At the Abrons Arts Center, “Dick Rivington & the Cat” proves a British holiday tradition can successfully cross the pond, “respecting the genre’s codes while putting a local spin on them.” [The New York Times]

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