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CB3 Approves Sale of Spitzer’s Corner and Los Feliz; Sarid Drory Promises High End Makeovers

Last modified January 13, 2015 at 7:37 am

The lack of nightlife hopefuls at the monthly SLA subcommittee meeting last night was deceiving. Never was there ever such an assembly in Community Board 3 that’s lasted under three hours. Oh, no. Especially not when controversial bar owner Rob Shamlian is on the docket to unload two of his marquee properties. Between hearing the […]

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Rob Shamlian Looking to Sell Spitzer’s Corner and Los Feliz to Owner of Mezetto

Posted November 4, 2014 at 5:37 am

It appears controversial nightlife figure Rob Shamlian is on a divestment track from the Lower East Side. Two of his bigger moneymakers – Spitzer’s Corner (101 Rivington) and Los Feliz (109 Ludlow) – might soon change hands. Documents delivered to Community Board 3 this month seem to indicate an imminent sale of assets. Word on the street is that […]

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Report: Spitzer’s Corner Sets Up Sidewalk Cafe on Ludlow Without DCA License

Last modified April 14, 2014 at 12:25 pm

Some vocal residents in Hell Square noted yesterday that Spitzer’s Corner is now operating a sidewalk cafe outside 101 Rivington Street. Four tables were positioned at the southernmost garage-door window on Ludlow Street. Ordinarily this might not be an issue, but there is no permit currently on file with the Department of Consumer Affairs, and a […]

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Spitzer’s Corner Sidewalk Cafe Application Under LES Dwellers’ Scrutiny

Posted May 31, 2013 at 5:15 am

Now that we’ve had a full 36-ish hours to process the June SLA subcommittee agenda, one item is already causing drama in Hell Square. With its simple sidewalk application, Rob Shamlian’s Spitzer’s Corner at 101 Rivington has attracted the ire of the LES Dwellers Association. There’s some deep history here. Spitzer’s Corner has twice previously applied […]

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Report: Shamlian’s Fat Baby and Spitzer’s in Trouble

Posted March 7, 2013 at 6:05 am

Recall that nightlife magnate Rob Shamlian brazenly quipped to the New York Press back in 2011 that he was “done with the Lower East Side.”

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Wrap the Payphone in Bud Light

Posted November 18, 2010 at 6:17 am

Ladies and gents, the age-old quandary of how to optimize solo payphones for advertising has been solved.  Just wrap the bugger in a billboard skin. This particular payphone outside Spitzer’s Corner on Ludlow Street was recently enveloped in a Bud Light ad.  How subtle. Speaking of which, we’ve been singing this noggin-dwelling Budweiser song for […]

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Spitzer’s Corner is Closed Until Friday

Last modified November 1, 2010 at 12:15 am

Spitzer’s Corner will be closed through Thursday for unknown reasons.  However, last night, a man on a ladder was fixing some lighting, so perhaps it’s for routine maintenance.

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