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New York Post Brands LES Dwellers as ‘Party Killers of the Lower East Side’

Posted February 25, 2015 at 8:00 am

Whether owner of the rowdy bar or simply the neighbor upstairs, think what you will of the LES Dwellers. Bottom line is, though, that this grassroots block association has grown fairly powerful (nay, prominent) in its first few years. Those who have taken advantage of the system, including members of Community Board 3 (i.e. David […]

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The New York Post Decries “Preservation Fools”

Last modified February 27, 2013 at 11:22 pm

Do you folks know what this city would look like without preservation?

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Kickstarter Ditches Lower East Side for Greenpoint

Last modified August 14, 2012 at 9:21 am

For three years, the Lower East Side offered its commercial real estate as proving grounds for red-hot start-up Kickstarter.

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Mosaic Man to Start East Village Mosaic Trail Tours

Posted May 14, 2012 at 9:28 am

At age 64, it seems Jim “Mosaic Man” Power has recently hit an unstoppable stride.

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Assessing the Over-Gentrified Bowery 2.0

Posted April 12, 2012 at 6:18 am

The marauding forces of gentrification are advancing the troops down the Bowery with heavy force, leaving a path of destruction known as Bowery 2.0.

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New York Post Discovers Lower East Side Real Estate

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:27 am

Today the New York Post spills wells of ink on the Lower East Side real estate market, contrasting so-called “deals” with the price-gouging nature of the continually snowballing luxury movement.

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Neighbors Complain About Bowery Rat Feeder

Last modified November 1, 2011 at 9:51 am

Apparently, one eleven-year neighborhood veteran, dubbed “Rat Man,” doles out morsels of bread at 4 or 5 am nightly.

New York Post on Lower East Side Real Estate

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:27 am

The New York Post discover the LES real estate market.

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Lower East Side Deejay Dives Into East River

Posted August 9, 2010 at 6:22 am

Over the weekend, a 26-year-old Lower East Side deejay named Philippe Treuille decided to go for a swim in the East River. The Post reports that the ex-Juilliard student was recently dumped by a girl and that the dive was an attempt at catharsis. [Kramer’s East River Swim; Photo Credit: gta4.net]

Casa Mezcal to Open in a Few Weeks

Last modified May 4, 2010 at 6:51 am

It appears the plywood sidewalk shed will soon be removed from the facade of 86 Orchard Street. According to an article in Sunday’s Post, Casa Mezcal, the forthcoming Mexican cantina-club-gallery is just a few weeks shy of opening.