Patience and Fortitude

Getting Reacquainted with the Library Lions, Patience and Fortitude

Posted March 6, 2014 at 11:00 am

Some new bar called Patience and Fortitude might be angling for the Lower East Side, but the namesake Lions at the Library came first and have been lounging in Midtown for over 100 years. Since May 23, 1911, Patience and Fortitude have flanked the steps of one of the most beautiful Beaux Arts buildings in New […]

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‘Patience and Fortitude’ Might Replace the Local 269 on East Houston

Posted March 3, 2014 at 6:07 am

Ladies and gentleman, we have another doe-eyed applicant for the long-vacant Local 269 on East Houston Street. Since closing in 2012, this corner dive had previously attracted several entrepreneurs who wished to do the same, yet all of whom struck out. Beatrice Inn vet Matt Abramcyk was approved for a venture here, but nothing came of it; […]

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