Plantworks

‘Mile High Run Club’ to Replace Plantworks, Becoming the 6th NoHo Gym

Posted August 4, 2014 at 5:19 am

The chatter was truth. Another neighborhood gym is indeed opening up inside the dearly-departed Plantworks store at 28 East Fourth Street. But with a twist. The fitness newcomer is the nascent Mile High Run Club. Apparently the enormous space will house a training studio stocked solely with treadmills and other running equipment. Its founder, Debora Warner, […]

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Plantworks’ Garden Center Remains Open Through End of June; Gym Rumored as Replacement

Last modified June 4, 2014 at 9:07 am

Plantworks closed for business last Thursday evening; its rent more than doubled to $34,000, as previously reported. However, EV Grieve notes that the adjacent garden center remains open Tuesdays through Thursdays this month. So there’s still an opportunity to green-up your apartment. In the meantime, we’ve been hearing plenty of rumblings about Plantworks’ possible replacement. […]

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Plantworks Ends Its 40-Year Run Today Due to Exorbitant Rent Hike

Last modified May 29, 2014 at 8:55 am

The Plantworks pack-up is nearly complete. After forty years selling greenery to Lower East Side denizens, the shop officially closes its doors at the end of business today. A call to the store confirms as much. We walked past 28 East 4th Street yesterday, and there’s barely any life left in there. Literally. The strangling […]

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