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Nolita »

Spring Street Natural Plans Move To Kenmare Street

The health-conscious restaurant has been in SoHo for over 40 years, and may be on the move.

NoHo »

Barry's Bootcamp to Open Largest NYC Location in NoHo

The new 6,000-square-foot gym will launch at 419 Lafayette St. on Oct. 11.

Nolita »

Visit 'Friends' Coffee Shop Central Perk in Nolita This Fall

Central Perk, the fictional coffee shop from "Friends," will open as a pop-up on Lafayette Street.

SoHo »

Lafayette Street Protected Bike Path Gets Unanimous CB 2 Committee Approval

The Transportation Committee approved a proposal to upgrade the buffered bike path to a protected one.

NoHo »

Straphanger Hospitalized After Being Struck by B Train, Officials Say

A person was taken to Bellevue Hospital after being struck by a B train Thursday, officials said.

TriBeCa »

NYU Student Trapped for 36 Hours Considered Cutting Off His Arm, Mom Says

Asher Vongtau, 19, thought of the film "127 Hours," his mother said Tuesday.

TriBeCa »

NYU Student Rescued After Being Trapped Between Buildings For 36 Hours

Asher Vongtau, 19, was rescued Sunday night after being trapped between two buildings at 80 Lafayette St.

NoHo »

Cops Seek Information in Houston St. Hit-and-Run

An 18-year-old woman was hurt when a taxi sped away while she was climbing in its window, reports said.

SoHo »

Shop Offering 'Turntable' Watches to Open in SoHo

The Lafayette Street store will sell watches with tiny turntables and boom boxes on their faces.

SoHo »

'Wild Man' of SoHo's Only Crime Is Being Poor in Rich Area, Says Lawyer

Richard Pearson has been arrested 16 times in the past 30 years, according to court records.

SoHo »

SoHo Residents Sue DOT Over Citi Bike Station in Petrosino Square

A group of angry residents filed a lawsuit demanding the city move a bike station from the SoHo park.

SoHo »

'Wild Man' of SoHo Haunts the Neighborhood's Streets, Locals Say

Richard Pearson is likened to the "Wild Man of 96th Street" who haunted the Upper West Side in the 1990s.

SoHo »

SoHo Bike Share Dock Needs to Move 'Immediately,' Pols Say

Citi Bike shouldn't steal open space from park-starved SoHo, officials said in a letter released Tuesday.

SoHo »

SoHo Bike Dock to Remain in Former Art Spot Despite Outcry

Some locals say the DOT robbed the neighborhood of parkspace designated for public art.

Little Italy »

$14.7M Duplex Offers A-List Amenities Slightly Off Paparazzi's Radar

A "South SoHo" duplex is billed as offering celebrity-level perks plus privacy.