Nabe News: June 15

Posted on: June 15th, 2010 at 1:21 pm by

245 Bowery approved, 7-11 scare, and MTA FML, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!

The Allen & Delancey space, which has been vacant for months, now has a confirmed replacement.  Community Board 3 confirmed a new gastropub called Mary Queen of Scots for 115 Allen. It’s scheduled to open sometime in the fall.  Expect a sizable selection of scotch [Eater; Previously]

Former Graceland space on Avenue A could become a 7-11 if Frank restaurateur Frank Prisinzano doesn’t have his way [EV Grieve]

Much of the eighth season of Curb Your Enthusiasm will take place in New York City [TV Guide via Grub St]

The MTA is quickly mobilizing to correct the new FML subway signs in the 14th Street subway station.  Transit workers plan to shuffle the L symbol below the F and M [NY Post; Previously]

Looks like the new West 4th space forged from the ashes of Left Bank Books and Lee’s Laundry will become a swank bar [Vanishing NY]

Today is the 106th anniversary of the General Slocum disaster [Bowery Boys]

Community Board 3 greenlighted the restaurant underway at 245 Bowery, currently named S.R.O. At last night’s SLA meeting, people weren’t enthused about that name [Eater; Previously]



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