Posted August 6, 2013 at 6:00 am
CVS just flexed its muscle, and like that, an entire block of East Houston is theirs. Both Subway and Ranjha Cleaners vacated the premises over the weekend; Soho Billiards was evicted back in December. The closures happened super swiftly, and with little notice to the community. Those customers of Ranjha are instructed via printout to […]
Posted May 20, 2013 at 5:27 am
Chains, chains, chains. A corporate pharmacy is coming to the fringe of the Lower East Side, but not the one you might think.
Posted April 2, 2013 at 6:30 am
Down but not out. It is indeed Soho Billiards alumni behind the new pool hall opening at 250 East Houston Street. Precisely as presumed.
Posted November 14, 2012 at 6:18 am
Eight ball, corner pocket – game over for SoHo Billiards at 298 Mulberry Street. News of its eviction a couple weeks ago certainly suffocated wind from the proverbial sails of the old school neighborhood.
Last modified November 1, 2010 at 12:23 am
If a certain sidewalk stencil is any indication, the end is now the trend on East Houston. Literally. Outside the gloriously grungy Soho Billiards is a pair of longstanding tags which ominously read “The End.” Both of the identical markings had remained intact until recently, when one was aptly amended to read “the trend.” Quite […]