Nabe News: May 13

Posted on: May 13th, 2010 at 1:38 pm by

Radiation leak, T-Poutine scouting new locales, and bedbugs, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!

Even though T-Poutine on Ludlow is finished, owner Thierry Pepin promises another outpost in the near future.  And a truck! [Fork in the Road; Previously]

A welder installing a fire-safety door apparently sparked yesterday’s 14th Street blaze [NY Post]

In the wake of yesterday’s 14th Street fire, there is reportedly a radiation alert of some sort.  Yet, according to the FDNY, the levels are “negligible” [EV Grieve; Runnin’ Scared]

The phone exchange for the Lower East Side back in the day was OR – first for ORchard, then for ORegon post-1960 [Vanishing NY]

Pushing for state legislation that would require landlord to disclose bedbug history of their buildings [Wall Street Journal via Real Deal]



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