Pinkberry

‘French Cheese Board’ Event Space Debuts Next Month at Former Spring Street Pinkberry

Posted February 3, 2016 at 5:18 am

The Little Italy Pinkberry outpost closed its doors for the last time more than a year ago. It was no swan song – fire killed the fro-yo joint in January 2013, and it spent eighteen months rebounding for the ultimately-short-lived return. Now, after an extended period rotting in plain sight, 41 Spring Street is returning to the retail […]

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Fire-Scorched Pinkberry on Spring Street Melts into Oblivion

Posted January 22, 2015 at 5:10 am

There’s some bloodletting to report on the faddy fro-yo front today. Two downtown locations of Pinkberry are apparently donezo. First. The embattled outpost at 41 Spring Street – which reopened six months ago after a fire-forced hiatus – just papered its windows and is no longer in service. Its business phone line is also terminated, […]

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Pinkberry Will Reopen at 41 Spring Street Next Week, Over a Year After Devastating Fire

Posted July 3, 2014 at 6:03 am

For the last year, the vacated Little Italy tenement had been waiting for cleanup crews. That day finally arrived, as the charred remains of 41 Spring Street is currently on the mend. Permits filed with the DOB were approved in February to “remove fire damaged non bearing partitions and debris from 2nd to 5th floor.” […]

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16 Handles Opening SoHo Outpost at 240 Lafayette

Posted November 15, 2012 at 6:28 am

16 handles is entering the game here on the eastern fringe of SoHo, upping the ante in the hyperlocal yogurt wars.

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Red Mango Opening Outpost in Little Italy

Posted October 19, 2012 at 6:48 am

Red Mango is entering the historic neighborhood, a mere three blocks from the fro-yo competition.

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Streets

Coming Soon: Red Mango at 145 Allen Street

Last modified January 6, 2011 at 4:57 pm

Looks like the Lower East Side might soon become the next staging ground for an epic fro-yo battle.  First to enter the local arena is Red Mango. It does so after having lost footholds in Greenwich Village and on St. Mark’s Place.  But we shouldn’t count out the competition – Pinkberry and 16 Handles might […]

Aurora at 185 Bleecker is Out of Business

Posted February 18, 2010 at 6:19 am

Aurora, the trinket-slash-old-school-boutique shop at 185 Bleecker Street is out of business.  In fact, if the notice attached to the window is any indication, the self-proclaimed “fabulous boutique” was legally possessed by the Marshal’s Office on February 9.

Soup Man Operating Out of Tasti D-Lite

Posted February 8, 2010 at 6:17 am

Soup and ice cream is an odd marriage of foods, but that’s not stopping Tasti D-Lite from diversifying its offerings.  For the last couple months, the Soup Man (nay Nazi) franchise popularized by Seinfeld has been operating out of the 190 Bleecker Street outpost.