Ridge Street


Ofrenda and Cafe Condesa Vet to Open ‘Bar La Contenta’ at 124 Ridge Street

Posted February 3, 2014 at 6:00 am

If you enjoyed the year-old Rustic LES, now might be time to pay your final respects; it probably won’t be around for much longer. Another seasoned restaurateur wants in on the sleepy Ridge Street scene. Application materials submitted to Community Board 3 this month reveal that Luis Arce Mota of Ofrenda and Cafe Condesa is angling […]

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‘Shiti Bike’ Vandals Take Over at Pitt and Rivington

Posted July 8, 2013 at 10:16 am

Citi Bike continues its run as magnet for vandalism and thievery, despite the recent 7th Precinct initiative to police the infrastructure.

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Lady of Grand’s Pick of the Week: Rustic Chicken Pastilla

Last modified August 24, 2013 at 9:47 pm

Yeah it was a hell of a lot prettier before I cut into it, but then you wouldn’t get the full picture of what’s inside this Chicken Pastilla from Rustic LES.

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Rustic LES Opens Tonight at 124 Ridge Street

Posted September 13, 2012 at 12:03 pm

Having been delayed an additional week, Rustic L.E.S. is finally opening its doors at 124 Ridge Street later this evening for dinner.

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Rustic LES Announces Menu and Opening Date

Posted August 29, 2012 at 6:48 am

Rustic LES is exactly one week from opening on the frontiers of Ridge Street, a few months later than initially projected.

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Ridge Street Hall Pass

Posted May 22, 2012 at 11:33 am

One student forgot their hall pass on the sidewalk of Ridge Street, just outside PS 140. Nausea and stomach ache…to the nurse’s office.



Rustic LES Crowdfunding to Help Open on Ridge Street

Posted May 2, 2012 at 6:09 am

The whole truck-to-store phenomenon seems like it jumped the shark already, with seemingly every food truck angling to establish a sure-shot brick-and-mortar presence.

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Pregnant Teen Shot Outside 210 Stanton Street

Posted January 31, 2012 at 6:09 am

More information is now in focus regarding the shooting yesterday afternoon outside 210 Stanton Street. Details inside.

Shooting Outside 210 Stanton Street

Last modified January 30, 2012 at 4:10 pm

Word is coming through the wire that a male was shot outside 210 Stanton Street, between Pitt and Ridge.  According to @NYScanner, the victim was transported from the area in “serious condition” about an hour ago. A crime scene was established. More as it develops…

Man Arrested in Stanton House Murder

Posted May 15, 2011 at 10:33 am

The Stanton House halfway house stabbing was just solved.