75 Orchard Street
Last modified June 16, 2017 at 8:39 pm
It’s now a rock-and-roll type of block. With the ten-year-old Dressing Room months in the grave, its inevitable replacement at 75 Orchard Street has surfaced. Jimmy Webb, primary buyer for and longtime manager of Trash and Vaudeville, is heading south of the Delancey divide for a new retail concept. The new store is called I […]
Posted January 27, 2017 at 5:00 am
Two weeks after breaking the news, we can now report that the Dressing Room on Orchard Street won’t survive January. Tomorrow is the final day in business for the ten-year-old bar-boutique. The first sign of its demise – quite literally – was the advent earlier this month of a leasing banner strung from the fire […]
Posted January 11, 2017 at 5:00 am
On Orchard Street, sneakers and spirits are threatened, as the Dressing Room may soon undress for the last time. Tombstone leasing signage, courtesy of Samy Mahfar’s REAL New York brokerage, is presently affixed above the door. There are no listings online yet, and the proprietors didn’t immediately return a request for comment. Before the “museum block” […]
Last modified March 28, 2017 at 11:19 pm
Exactly eleven years ago, 25-year-old Chicago native Burke O’Brien arrived in Manhattan to start a new job at Bank of America. A week later, after a night of partying, he was shot to death while returning to his sister’s apartment at 75 Orchard Street. The assailant fired a round into his chest after an alleged […]
Posted May 20, 2013 at 6:25 am
With the first acquisition successfully completed, it’s on to the next one for Cafe Katja.
Posted February 4, 2013 at 6:28 am
Like a kid going through the awkward stages of puberty, Cafe Katja continues to outgrow its smallish footprint.