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New Essex Crossing Permits Filed for 14-Screen Movie Theater and Essex Market Site

Last modified October 1, 2014 at 1:50 pm

A flurry of activity over in SPURA these days. Plans for another skyscraper are now with the city (i.e. Department of Buildings). Handel Architects filed preliminary permits yesterday to construct a 26-story tower at 115 Delancey Street as part of the Essex Crossing mega-development. This parcel, of course, was the southern extension of the Essex […]

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Architectural drawing of Essex Street Market in 1939, Photo: Municipal Archives

Check Out the 1939 Architectural Renderings for the Essex Street Market [PHOTOS]

Posted August 14, 2014 at 10:33 am

The row of boxy Essex Street Market buildings from below Delancey to Rivington will soon fall. These brick warehouses, constructed in 1940 under Mayor La Guardia to move the pushcarts inside, are situated on SPURA lots currently designated for Essex Crossing redevelopment. But the decades-old resource will receive a brand new (expanded) facility on the site […]

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With Wacky Wok Gone, Davidovich Bakery Crowned Most Aggressive with Street Flyers

Posted May 8, 2014 at 6:02 am

With Wacky Wok dead and gone, the standard-bearer for most aggressive street marketer has now been bequeathed to another. And it’s not a locksmith. Davidovich Bakery took a page directly from the playbook, and continues to litter the neighborhood with flyers. Every doorway, crack, and crevice is seemingly stuffed with their advertisements. Even those that […]

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Flowers on Essex Opens Stall Inside Essex Market

Posted April 16, 2014 at 6:00 am

We’ve said it before. Retail changes in the Essex Street Market are akin to rearranging the deck chairs on the Titanic. Despite the wishes of some in the community, the Essex Crossing project decided to construct a new (much larger) facility across the street, which will happen sometime in the next couple years. Anyway. A […]

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Photo: Ann Messner

‘The Real Estate Show, What Next: 2014′ Debuts at Cuchifritos Gallery in Essex Market

Last modified April 10, 2014 at 3:19 pm

Cuchifritos Gallery + Project Space is hosting an exhibit with particular relevance to the current real estate ongoings on the LES. In the wake of SPURA and other controversial neighborhood developments, The Real Estate Show, What Next: 2014 sparks discussion of these matters and rallies the community through art and other visual provocation. It serves […]

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Recap: Essex Street Market Tasting Event and After Party [PHOTO]

Last modified February 21, 2014 at 11:29 am

Essex Street Market hosted their Tasting Event and After Party event last night. Local vendors lined up to showcase their finest, through unlimited bites and beverages. Time Out New York and the Lower East Side Business Improvement District co-sponsored the evening. Boogie contributor Lady of Grand was in attendance and snapped some photos of the food flair.

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Essex Street Market To Hold Tasting Event and After Party

Posted February 7, 2014 at 11:47 am

The Essex Street Market will soon present foodies with a veritable smorgasbord, by way of a tasting event and after party. Local vendors are lined up to showcase their finest, through unlimited bites and bevs. The event will also showcase Celeb Chef Brooks Headley of Del Posto, who will cook some tasty bits made exclusively from Essex […]

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Cuchifritos, "Collected:Working Space 10" Photo: Scott Taylor

Artists Alliance Holding Curatorial Open Call For 2015 Cuchifritos Gallery at the Essex Market

Posted January 27, 2014 at 10:49 am

Neighborhood non-profit Artists Alliance Inc. is looking to fill up its 2015 exhibition calendar for Cuchifritos Gallery + Project Space, the free-to-the-public gallery located inside Essex Street Market. A curatorial open call is underway for all independent curators and arts professionals interested in submitting proposals. Among prior installations has been the work of everyone’s favorite yarn-bomber, […]

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Roni Sue’s Chocolates Downsizes at Essex Market, Swaps with Porto Rico

Posted January 17, 2014 at 6:06 am

Last week, two Essex Street Market vendors vets swapped stalls. Porto Rico Coffee moved up a couple spaces to the much larger footprint previously occupied by Roni Sue’s Chocolates. After all, the chocolatier doesn’t require as much room now that it boasts a full storefront at 148 Forsyth Street. All the recent action at the […]

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Davidovich Bagel Stand Opens Inside Essex Street Market

Posted October 25, 2013 at 6:05 am

New vendor to report inside the historic Essex Street Market. As first alluded to in late August, a new bakery stand just opened. The renowned Davidovich Bakery is now serving their gourmet goods to patrons in the northern section of the warehouse building. The tiny stall represents the flagship retail presence for the brand, which […]

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