Funeral

Jazz Funeral for Mehdi Kabbaj on Clinton Street [Video]

Last modified February 27, 2012 at 11:16 am

On January 11, the owner of upscale menswear shop 20 Peacocks was struck and killed on the FDR. Saturday afternoon, many gathered on the streets to pay tribute.

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The Sunday Show to Donate Money to Zucco Funeral Fund

Posted February 24, 2010 at 6:25 am

This Sunday (2/28) is the first Sunday Show of 2010 at the Slipper Room on Orchard Street. One of the regular performers informed us that a portion of proceeds from this show will go toward ensuring Zucco can return to France.

Zucco Memorial Service at Angel Orensanz Last Night

Last modified February 18, 2010 at 9:43 am

Last night was the funeral service for the beloved Zucco, the proprietor of Le French Diner who passed away last weekend of a heart attack.  One reader, Steven Gibaldi, attended and emailed us some of his thoughts. [Zucco 12/22/07, Courtesy of Steven Gibaldi] Once again, Angel Orensanz on Norfolk St. provided the space and context […]

Zucco of Le French Diner Died Saturday

Posted February 16, 2010 at 6:27 am

It is with a heavy heart that we report the following news. A number of readers wrote in to inform us that Zucco, the beloved proprietor of his namesake Zucco: Le French Diner at 188 Orchard Street, passed away on Saturday afternoon. Cause of death was reportedly a heart attack. The restaurant remains open (at […]