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Burglar Steals $25K From LES Grocery After Breaking Through Ceiling: Police

Police said a man broke in and took the money after the business closed for the day on March 3.

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Police Arrest 2 People After Tense Confrontation Caught on Video

Police arrested two people following an incident that was taped by a Village Voice photographer.

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100 Montaditos Sandwich Shop to Close LES Branch Two Months After Opening

100 Montaditos, which opened on Ludlow Street in August, will relocate to Brooklyn, its owners said.

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Lucky Cheng's Drops Plans for Ludlow Street Drag Bar

Lucky Cheng's will not move into 154 Ludlow St. as they had previously planned.

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Lucky Cheng's Drag Club Eyes New Home on Lower East Side

The cabaret has been in a temporary space since closing its Midtown location.

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Craigslist Scammer Steals $4,400 From Man Trying to Rent an Apartment: NYPD

The victim paid $4,400 in cash to rent an apartment that was already occupied, police said.

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First Look Inside Max Fish's New Bar, Opening This Weekend

The new Max Fish features several relics from the old location, including a cigarette-shaped light.

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Beastie Boys Square Plan Rejected Again by LES Committee

Members of CB3 failed to back the renaming of the intersection of Ludlow and Rivington streets.

Chinatown »

Thieves Beat Man for Phone in Daytime Robbery in Chinatown, Police Say

A 28-year-old man was assaulted for his phone on Canal Street last month, police said.

Lower East Side »

Beastie Boys Street Naming Back on Community Board's Agenda

After being rejected in January, an application to co-name a LES intersection is back on the agenda.

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Beastie Boys Square Street Naming Rejected by Community Board

Community Board 3 barred LeRoy McCarthy from reapplying for the street naming for five years.

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Plan to Name Intersection Beastie Boys Square Not Backed by LES Community

A proposal to rename the corner of Rivington and Ludlow "Beastie Boys Square" was not supported.

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Lower East Side Corner Could Be Named 'Beastie Boys Square'

The corner of Rivington and Ludlow streets may be renamed to honor the Beastie Boys.

Mount Hope »

Taxi Driver Slashed With Box Cutter After Picking Up Fare on LES, NYPD Says

A driver brought his passenger to The Bronx, where the rider suddenly turned on him, police said.

Lower East Side »

Artists Invited to Submit Ideas for Asphalt Triangle on Lower East Side

The Lower East Side BID is looking for designs for 2,000 square feet of pavement.