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Taiwanese Fried Chicken Joint, ‘Chicken V,’ Joins the Fray on Hester Street

Posted August 4, 2017 at 5:17 am

The dead zone of a block on the south side of Hester Street, between Chrystie and the Bowery, now boasts a new fast-food joint. Taiwanese fried chicken outpost, OFC Chicken V, announced itself to the neighborhood last month. It’s taken over the store previously occupied by the Kang Kee Chinese restaurant. Aside from the namesake […]

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Robber Rips Away Chrystie Street Storefront to Steal ATM

Last modified March 28, 2017 at 11:19 pm

There was no such beginner’s luck for juice cafe/bubble tea newcomer 1st Stop at the southwest corner of Chrystie and Hester. Yesterday morning, a robber reportedly tried to make off with the storefront ATM. Discreet would not be the proper adjective for this attempted heist, though. A couple of witnesses at the scene told us […]

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