The Living Room

It’s Official: The Living Room Closing at the End of the Month

Posted October 9, 2013 at 5:06 am

The Living Room is officially closing at the end of the month due to a gouging rental increase. If you’re keeping a tally, that’s eleven years on Ludlow Street, including four lease extensions after the first shutter announcement back in January. The swan song at 154 Ludlow Street is slated for October 26. When news […]

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CB3 Denies Both Soho House and the Living Room

Posted May 21, 2013 at 5:39 am

Same deal every month, but last night was another for the books; one that attracted a significant NIMBY turnout and plenty of media (and neighbors) to observe.

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CB3 Releases May Agenda: Soho House and Living Room Return

Posted April 25, 2013 at 6:20 am

Community Board 3 released the May agenda for the SLA subcommittee. It’s stocked this month with thirty-one items. Sounds like another Super Bowl of a meeting.

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Living Room Granted Another Extension While Planning Move

Posted April 1, 2013 at 6:28 am

The Living Room can likely thank Pianos for surviving so long after receiving the boot from its landlord at 154 Ludlow.

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CB3 Releases April SLA Agenda: Pool Hall, Tiny Fork, Living Room, Et Al.

Posted March 28, 2013 at 6:55 am

Community Board 3 just published the SLA subcommittee agenda for April. Lots happening on the Lower East Side these days. Here we go…

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SoHo House Confirmed for 139 Ludlow, Scratched from CB3 Agenda

Posted February 28, 2013 at 6:08 am

The full SLA agenda for Community Board 3 is now live, and two blockbuster items are up for consideration.

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Living Room Angling for New Space on East 2nd Street

Last modified February 27, 2013 at 5:09 pm

Between raising money and scoring a new location, it’s a week of good news for the Living Room.

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Living Room Receives Extension Through April

Posted February 19, 2013 at 6:09 am

With the first extension nearing conclusion, the Living Room was able to procure an additional two-month reprieve at its soon-to-evaporate space.

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Motor City Bar on Ludlow Closing Down

Posted February 12, 2013 at 6:48 am

Sources in the industry have been fairly chatty about how Motor City Bar at 127 Ludlow Street has been on the ropes. We just didn’t want to believe the talk.

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The Living Room Granted One Month Reprieve at 154 Ludlow

Last modified January 21, 2013 at 6:13 am

Shortly before the new year, the Living Room announced the unfortunate news that it would be departing 154 Ludlow Street at the end of January.

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