The Aftermath of the 81 Bowery Eviction

Posted March 18, 2013 at 10:18 am

March 7 was the day of the raid, when city officials broke down the doors and tossed the fourth floor tenants, citing unsafe living conditions.

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A 20-Year Eviction Struggle at 106 Rivington Street

Posted December 7, 2012 at 10:21 am

A purported “restaurant” isn’t the only drama currently transpiring at 106 Rivington Street. There is an eviction battle here and it’s been going on since the late 1980s.

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Cake Shop Crowdfunding to Stay Open; Offering Music Incentives

Posted May 29, 2012 at 6:45 am

In the wake of last month’s shutter scare, the seven-year-old Cake Shop continues to jockey for funds to keep the business running at Ludlow Street.

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Cake Shop Temporarily Saved; Needs Another $50,000

Posted May 3, 2012 at 6:18 am

Some angels came to the rescue of Cake Shop at donating the $10,000 needed to stay afloat. Temporarily.

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Breaking: Cake Shop Facing Eviction!

Posted April 28, 2012 at 9:25 am

The quirky coffee house/performance venue Cake Shop is now on the ropes, and is facing eviction.

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Whole Earth Bakery on St. Mark’s Facing Eviction

Posted October 1, 2011 at 10:18 am

Whole Earth Bakery is facing eviction. Yet again. Details after the jump!

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Botanica San Lazaro Evicted from 127 Rivington

Posted September 1, 2011 at 6:09 am

With the encroachment of trendy business on all fronts, there was always a legit concern for Botanica San Lazaro at 127 Rivington Street.

Lawyers Assure Us that Neighburrito Not Involved with Pot Farm at 127 Rivington

Last modified October 21, 2010 at 7:12 pm

Earlier today, we ran a story regarding a monstrous pot farm discovered in the basement beneath Neighburrito at 127 Rivington Street.  In a statement to us, lawyers for the eatery have set the record straight.

Pot Bust and Evictions at 127 Rivington Street

Last modified October 21, 2010 at 7:12 pm

127 Rivington Street is a pretty nondescript residential tenement building, which also houses Mexican eatery Neighburrito on the ground level.  On Monday night, one fire call from a resident reportedly snowballed into hours worth of drama.  Strap in for this one, it’s a doozy!