8 Rivington Street

Freemans Sporting Club Barbershop Reopens on Rivington Today

Posted September 10, 2018 at 5:05 am

The convoluted saga of Freemans Sporting Club Barbershop continues with its return to Rivington Street today. The business has been on the sidelines for the last year, during which time several of its former barbers seceded and started their own barbershop – dubbed Tuft – one block away on Stanton Street. Reason given for the […]

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FSC Barber Alumni Open ‘Barbershop’ at 8 Rivington [UPDATED]

Last modified July 24, 2013 at 11:53 am

Coming up on a year since The National ended its short-lived residency at 8 Rivington Street, its ground-level replacement is now operational

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FSC Barber Moving to Crosby Street in SoHo

Posted July 3, 2013 at 6:00 am

For seven years, the Freemans Sporting Club barber helped anchor the upscale comeback of the adjacent alley.

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Taavo Somer to Open Bar-Boutique in the Former National on Rivington

Posted December 5, 2012 at 6:18 am

With The National barely out the proverbial door, Taavo Somer hopes to create a bar-boutique concept that seems rather similar to the nearby Dressing Room.

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The National at 8 Rivington is Kaput

Posted August 30, 2012 at 6:09 am

Over at the National on Rivington Street, the gates are up…but business is not.

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