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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.

Lower East Side »

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.

Lower East Side »

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.

Lower East Side »

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.

Carroll Gardens »

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.

Lower East Side »

Perfect Picnic Serves Basket-Ready Sandwiches Out of LES Basement

The Perfect Picnic's new shop serves sandwiches and prepackaged meals out of a Ludlow Street basement. 

New York City »

Last-Minute Halloween Activities for Kids After Hurricane Sandy

Although Hurricane Sandy quashed many Halloween activities, some events are still going ahead as planned.

Lower East Side »

Search for Former SPURA Tenants Ratchets Up With Development Plan in Place

Tenants of SPURA's former tenements will be given priority in new affordable housing to be built there.

Red Hook »

Planned 'Gates' Sculpture Trades Traffic Noise for Calming Lights Below BQE

A series of rectangular gates will line sidewalks benath the Gowanus Expressway in Red Hook.

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