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Six Vendors Seeking Booze for Market Line Presence

Posted July 9, 2018 at 5:05 am

There will be plenty of booze alongside bites at Essex Crossing next fall. Indeed, a torrent of liquor licenses is on the way for the Market Line. Just downstream from Hell Square.  On the Community Board 3 docket for tonight’s SLA subcommittee are applications for six separate beer-wine licenses. Each for a previously disclosed vendor joining […]

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Here is the Menu for ‘Cubmare’ at Market Line, the Latest from Contra/Wildair Crew

Posted July 5, 2018 at 5:00 am

Fresh off debuting Una Pizza Napoletana on Orchard Street, the two partners from Contra/Wildair are ready for the next venture. A space inside the 150,000 square-foot Market Line at Essex Crossing. As first reported here in May, Jeremiah Stone and Fabian Von Hause will impart Cubmare in the section of Market Line housed at the […]

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Grand Street’s Pickle Guys and Doughnut Plant Join Market Line Roster

Posted May 31, 2018 at 5:12 am

Two Lower East Side retail stalwarts are the latest in the litany of vendors getting in on the Market Line action. That’s right, both Grand Street residents, The Pickle Guys and Doughnut Plant are the most recent treat peddlers expanding operations into what’s being touted as “New York’s largest marketplace.” They’ll join Castania Nuts and […]

Contra/Wildair Team to Join the ‘Market Line’ Roster at Essex Crossing

Last modified May 24, 2018 at 10:35 am

That Hell Square liquor store from the Contra/Wildair guys is dead in the water. But it appears they might be headed to Essex Crossing. In August 2017, we broke news that principals Fabian Von Hause and Jeremiah Stone were planning a “wine-focused” liquor store that would include Wildair beverage director Jorge Riera at the helm. […]

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Are Angry Neighbors Egging Essex Crossing?

Posted April 23, 2018 at 5:02 am

It would appear Essex Crossing has egg on its face. Literally. Most of the news coming out of mega-development is about the greatness of the housing stock (“Life’s never far from your doorstep” at the Rollins) or the imminent arrival of big-box retailers on Grand Street like Target and Trader Joe’s. Yet, it appears as […]

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Regal Cinemas at Essex Crossing is Going for Full Liquor License

Posted April 2, 2018 at 5:14 am

The so-called “Gateway” tower of Essex Crossing – sheathed in shit brown cladding – is inching closer to completion. Standing at 26 stories, the mixed-use development at Site 1 carries with it a 14-screen Regal Cinemas on the first five floors. And now we learn that the multiplex wants to serve liquor. Application materials submitted […]

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These New Vendors will Join Essex Street Market 2.0 at Essex Crossing

Posted March 28, 2018 at 5:00 am

Another slew of vendors has been announced for Essex Street Market 2.0. The New York City Economic Development Corporation, its overlord, has added three trendy purveyors to fill the stalls at 115 Delancey. Samesa, the Mediterranean joint run by chef-brothers Max and Eli Sussman; Josephine’s Feast!, the city-based jam and preserves maker; Saffron, the Brooklyn-based […]

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Developers File for Pedestrian Tunnels Connecting 3 Essex Crossing Buildings

Posted January 3, 2018 at 5:00 am

During cold snaps like this week, the thought of an underground passage is enticing. So, it’s only fitting that Essex Crossing is currently petitioning the city for a pair of subterranean passageways connecting the new developments. Developers behind the three buildings benefiting from the Market Line recently applied for revocable consent from the Department of […]

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Two Scoops: Chinatown Ice Cream Factory Expanding into New Essex Street Market

Last modified December 13, 2017 at 9:19 am

The beloved Chinatown Ice Cream Factory is expanding to the Lower East Side next year. It will take up residence inside the new Essex Street Market facility as part of Essex Crossing. This cross-neighborhood expansion is a first for the popular scoop shop, which has been serving its namesake neighborhood for four decades. Second-generation owner […]

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The Future Home of Essex Street Market Gets Glassed up

Posted October 18, 2017 at 5:09 am

By this time next year, the Essex Street Market will be in its new home. Until then, we watch the progress at Site 2, where the future headquarters is taking shape. In fact, with the topping out last week, the whole development is now starting to resemble all the renderings. The three-story glass exterior lining […]

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