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Essex Crossing KO’s Delancey Street Subway Entrance

Posted February 21, 2019 at 5:02 am

Beginning next week, straphangers will do without the southeast entrance to the Delancey Street subway station (at Essex). The temporary closure is due to subterranean construction for Essex Crossing. According to the community notice posted to the stairwell by Site 2 contractor T.G. Nickel, access is restricted for 95 days starting February 27. The three-month […]

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Signage Arrives for New Essex Market and Regal Cinemas at Essex Crossing

Posted February 20, 2019 at 5:00 am

  As if that 26-story brown building blotting the Lower East Side skyline wasn’t proof enough, the “official” arrival of the new Essex Street Market and Regal Cinemas is now further visible. Marquee signage is up and running at Essex Crossing. The illuminated lettering was installed yesterday outside 115 Delancey Street (aka Site 2). Meanwhile, […]

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Get a Glimpse Inside the New Essex Street Market [PHOTOS]

Posted February 4, 2019 at 5:06 am

Here it is – your first look inside the New Essex Street Market at Essex Crossing. The stubborn plywood encasement and scaffolding was recently removed from the exterior of 115 Delancey Street (aka Essex Crossing Site 2), revealing an unobstructed sight-line into the future home of the 79-year-old market. Opening is technically slated for this […]

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14-Screen Regal Movie Theater at Essex Crossing Opens Early Next Year, and is Now Hiring

Last modified December 12, 2018 at 11:19 pm

You may have forgotten, but the Lower East Side is getting a multiplex. A first. Regal Cinemas is poised to open the fourteen-screen theater at Site 2 of Essex Crossing (aka The Essex). Sooner than you might think. A spokesperson for the mega-project recently confirmed in an email that Regal will officially cut the ribbon […]

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The New Essex Market at Essex Crossing Pushed Back to November

Posted September 12, 2018 at 5:02 am

The new Essex Street Market is no longer opening this month as previously announced. Along the way, the timeline subtly changed to a nebulous “fall 2018.” Instead, a November launch is now on the books. The Economic Development Corp. – owner of the 78-year-old market – couldn’t be pinned down for an actual date, but […]

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Tenement Museum Announces New Kiosk at the ‘Market Line’

Posted August 16, 2018 at 5:10 am

Another Lower East Side institution is joining forces with the Essex Crossing behemoth known as the Market Line. Yup, the Tenement Museum is embracing the billion-dollar mega-development with a new kiosk space in what will be the 150,000 square-foot upscale market, set to debut later this year. The booth will give visitors a chance to […]

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Pho Grand and Moon Man Join Market Line Roster

Posted August 2, 2018 at 5:09 am

More vendors have dribbled from the PR babble backing the Market Line. (The media advisories seem to announce the newest vendors in threes.) Yesterday, Essex Crossing developers Delancey Street Associates revealed the latest and greatest that will grace the booths of the new upscale baazar-like setting. Lower East Side Vietnamese staple Pho Grand, Moon Man’s first […]

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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 […]