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Man Arrested for Smashing Chair on LES Sidewalk, Police Say

The destruction created a "hazardous condition" for pedestrians, police said.

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VIDEO: Man Knocks Woman to the Ground During Violent Robbery

Surveillance video showed the woman resisting the man's attempt to rob her on Hester and Ludlow streets.

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Eat a Ham and Filet Mignon Sandwich at New LES Uruguayan Restaurant

Meals at Charrúa will be similar to the homemade food owner Gonzalo Bava grew up eating, he said.

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14-Screen Movie Theater With Electronic Recliners Coming to Lower East Side

Amenities will also include padded footrests and digital projection.

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Family-Owned LES Sporting Goods Store to Close After 77 Years

G&S Sporting Goods will close in the first week of December because its owners are retiring.

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Billy's Antiques Returns to Lower East Side for 1 Day This Weekend

Billy's Antiques & Props, which closed after 26 years, will return as part of the Bedford+Bowery Bazaar.

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Tenements and Graffiti Featured in LES-Themed Mini-Golf Course

The Hester Street Fair debuted a nine-hole mini-golf course featuring Lower East Side landmarks.

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Woman Slashed in Face After Confronting Man Who Used Anti-Gay Slurs: Police

Takeam Brison attacked the woman when she told him to stop using homophobic slurs, police said.

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WATCH: Metal Security Gates Get Makeover on Lower East Side

Artists with the "100 Gates Project" are spray-painting murals to beautify roll-down security gates.

Midtown »

Manhattan-Queens M Line Service Suspended During Thursday Evening Rush

A broken rail caused major delays Thursday at about 5 p.m. 

East Village »

Person Struck and Killed Under the J Train at Essex Street Station

A straphanger fell onto the J train tracks Monday evening, officials said.

Lower East Side »

Clothing Store Priced Out of Bushwick Finds Cheaper Rent on Lower East Side

Mandate of Heaven, which sells clothing made from vintage fabric, opened last week at 17 Essex St.

Midtown »

15 Subway Lines Will Face Service Changes this Weekend

The 4, 6, 7, A, C, D, F, J, L, M, N, Q, R, S and Staten Island Railway lines will all be affected.

Lower East Side »

Tiny Crepe Shop Reopens After Adding Miniature Bathroom

LES Crepes built a bathroom for its employees after being shut down by the Health Department.

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80-Square-Foot Crepe Shop Shut Down for Not Having Bathroom

The Health Department shut down LES Crepes on Essex Street.