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Mom's iPhone 6 Stolen While She Ties Her Daughter's Shoe, Police Say

Police said a woman lost her white and gold iPhone 6 after she put it down on a bench next to her.

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LES 'Love Mob' to Highlight Clinton Street Shops Through Art and Stories

The event will showcase longtime small businesses in the struggling retail corridor, organizers said.

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VIDEO: NYPD Officer Investigated For Punching Teen, Police Say

Police are investigating after a video that appears to show a young man being punched during an arrest.

Lower East Side »

City Reverses Decision to Make Terminally Ill Man Move to Smaller Apartment

Housing officials reversed a decision to require a terminally ill man to "downsize" Monday.

Lower East Side »

Speed Limit Lowered to 25 MPH for Vision Zero Plan

The 30 mph limit had been in place since 1964.

Lower East Side »

City Tells Man With Lung Cancer to Move to Smaller Apartment

The city told Jimmy Jannuzzi, 60, who has stage 4 lung cancer, that his affordable apartment is too big.

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Man Choked and Robbed in Lower East Side Elevator, Police Say

About $420 in cash was stolen from a 45-year-old man in an elevator, according to police.

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Shirt Shop Priced Out of LES Finds New Digs on Madison Ave.

The store, 20 Peacocks, will move from a Clinton Street retail space to a Madison Avenue studio.

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Longtime Astoria Pizzeria Rizzo's Opens Lower East Side Shop

Rizzo's Fine Pizza has opened up a slice shop and a restaurant on Clinton Street.

Cobble Hill »

'The Queen' Director's Son Buys $3.25M Cobble Hill Townhouse, Reports Say

The Oscar-nominated director's son purchased a five-story Clinton Street home, according to reports.

Lower East Side »

11-Seat Sushi Bar Set to Open on Lower East Side

New York Sushi Ko is planning to open in 425 square feet at 91 Clinton St. on June 1.

Lower East Side »

Bakery Reaches Accord Over 'Irish Car-Bomb' Cupcakes

The Prohibition Bakery changed the name of its pastries after receiving complaints.

Cobble Hill »

Children's TV Writer Fatally Struck by SUV on Cobble Hill Sidewalk

Martha Atwater, 48, was struck and killed by an SUV at Clinton Street and Atlantic Avenue.

Cobble Hill »

Cobble Hill Death Still a Mystery After Husband Cleans up Scene, Cops Say

Police sources said Elizabeth Borst's husband, Gaetano Lisco, was uncooperative when questioned.

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Woman Dies After Being Found With Head Wound in Cobble Hill Brownstone

A 55-year-old woman died after being found inside her Clinton Street building with a head wound.