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Fairytail Lounge Gets Liquor License Renewed After NYPD Raid

The State Liquor Authority renewed the controversial Hell's Kitchen bar's license on Dec. 23. 

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Fairytail Lounge Shut Down for Not Having Liquor License, Sources Say

The NYPD raided the Hell's Kitchen gay bar and temporarily shut it down, sources said. 

Chelsea »

'Gay Santas' Plan LGBT-Friendly SantaCon Detour

LGBT revelers are splitting up from the rowdy pub crawl to host their own version.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Noisy Bar Screens Porn Visible From Sidewalk, Neighbors Say

Hell's Kitchen residents want the gay bar Fairytail Lounge shut down.

Chelsea »

Chipotle-Style Pizza Chain Taking Over Former Chelsea Gay Bar

Project Pie plans to open in Rawhide's shuttered Eighth Avenue location.

Chelsea »

Longtime Gay Dance Club Splash to Close With 10 Days of Parties

The bar hosted parties on West 17th Street for 22 years.

West Village »

Owner of Village Lesbian Bar Celebrates Her 28th Pride Week

The owner of the Henrietta Hudson bar said the Pride March never ceases to move her.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Gay Cowboy Bar Flaming Saddles Shut Down by Health Department

Inspectors found a host of violations at the Hell's Kitchen hot spot.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

West Side Bars Lament Loss of Fleet Week As City Predicts $20M Hit

The city predicts businesses will lose out on $20 million in revenue because Fleet Week was canceled.

Chelsea »

Former Rawhide Space in Chelsea For Rent

Other gay bar have already shown interest in the Eighth Avenue space.

Chelsea »

Rawhide Owner Plans to Move Longtime Chelsea Gay Bar After Closure

The popular Eighth Avenue gay bar Rawhide will close on March 31 after a reported rent increase. 

Greenwich Village »

Village Gay Bar Julius' Could Become National Landmark

The state historic preservation office recognized the bar for its role in the LGBT-rights movement.

Greenwich Village »

Woman Allegedly Raped at West Village Gay Bar After Pride Parade

A woman told police she was raped in the bathroom of Duplex bar the night of the Pride parade.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Famed Gay Bar Julius' Closed by Health Department For Roaches, Mice

The West 10th Street gay bar Julius' was closed after inspectors found roaches and evidence of mice.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

City's Biggest Gay Club to Open in Hell's Kitchen

XL Nightclub, a gay nightclub that will open seven nights a week, plans to bring partying to its Hell's Kitchen location seven nights a week.

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