90 Stanton Street

Peppa’s Jerk Chicken Scouts Stanton Street for Expansion

Posted October 30, 2020 at 5:04 am

A popular jerk chicken spot in Brooklyn is headed to Hell Square on the Lower East Side. Crown Heights counter-service spot, Peppa’s Jerk Chicken, is currently eyeing 90-96 Stanton Street. The multi-storefront space previously hosted the short-lived Falafix. News of their likely arrival is confirmed by liquor license application materials submitted to Community Board 3 […]

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NYPD Releases Image of Stanton Street Skateboard Groper

Posted September 4, 2019 at 5:06 am

Police seek the public’s help to locate a male skateboarder who groped a woman on Stanton Street earlier this summer. As reported, on the morning of July 17, an unidentified pervert groped the victim’s left breast while she was standing outside 96 Stanton Street. The perp skated away northbound. No injuries or other pain reported. […]

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Falafix is Fried After One Year on Stanton Street

Posted August 14, 2019 at 5:03 am

Well, that was quick. Stanton Street newcomer, Falafix, is reportedly out of business. Fried after one year on the block. The restaurant shuttered a couple weeks ago. Word on the street is that business was too slow to sustain. One particular customer complained on Yelp about finding the store “closed, with doors locked, lights off, […]

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Skateboard Sexual Assault on Stanton Street

Posted August 12, 2019 at 5:06 am

A skateboarder on Stanton Street last month sexually assaulted a woman before rolling away undetected, police said. It was a daytime incident on July 17. The unidentified pervert groped the victim’s left breast while she was standing outside 90-96 Stanton Street. No injuries or other pain reported. “Yes, it’s not a shooting or a stabbing […]

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Man Stabs Wife, then Barricades Himself in Stanton Street Apartment

Posted August 5, 2019 at 5:00 am

For the second time in as many weeks, a stabbing roils Stanton Street. This time, Saturday evening at 90-96 Stanton, where cops say a man stabbed his wife then barricaded himself inside the apartment. Shortly after 6:00pm, a 64-year-old man stabbed his 54-year-old wife in the abdomen. The husband then locked himself inside where he […]

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‘Falafix’ Now Serving Falafel Balls on Stanton Street

Last modified July 6, 2018 at 9:12 am

The Hell Square falafel fix is Falafix, located at 90 Stanton Street. It began serving its variety menu last week after several months under construction. Most items here cost $5, and are constructed around different interpretations of the standard falafel sandwich. There’s the classic, the American Baller (with romaine lettuce), and Fire Baller (fried jalapeño […]

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Long Dormant Stanton Store Gets a ‘Falafel Fix’

Posted April 27, 2018 at 5:00 am

With plywood shedding as we speak, it looks like the long-dormant commercial space at 90-96 Stanton Street is finally reanimated. Hard to believe that this Lower East Side storefront has been dormant – with the exception of Vice’s weed stunt last year – since the end of 2014. Contractors began dismantling the year-old enclosure this […]

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Vice Packed Two Stanton Street Stores with (Faux) Pot to Promote ‘Weed Week’

Posted March 28, 2017 at 5:00 am

Roll up. Vice wants you to know that “Weed Week” is coming soon to its newish TV property, Viceland. To promote the series – premiering April 17 – the edgy brand rented both retail spaces at 90 Stanton Street and packed the windows with hundreds of sacks of faux weed. The stunt is complete with […]

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Le Salon d’Art Didn’t Make It on Stanton Street, So It’s Now a Pop-Up Storefront

Posted December 29, 2014 at 5:30 am

The last year was somewhat a transition, but ultimately Le Salon d’Art didn’t make it. Last January, owner Hans Kerremans considered selling the business after eight years at 90 Stanton Street (it began life as Tropical Salon). He reconsidered when approached to become an exclusive Aveda salon. However, the stopgap measure didn’t help the bottom […]

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Le Salon d’Art on Stanton Street is Now an Exclusive Aveda Salon

Posted March 25, 2014 at 5:23 am

For the last couple months, commercial real estate listings have been passed around hawking the Le Salon d’Art space at 90 Stanton Street. The artsy chop shop is no longer for sale, since management had decided against it. However, in an interesting twist, we are told that the neighborhood spot was approached by Aveda to […]

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