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SoHo »

20 SoHo Food Carts Closed by Health Department

Vendors lost their permits for illegally operating 24 hours a day, according to the Health Department.

New York City »

Quinn, Bloomberg Clash Over Plan to Slash Food Cart Fines

Street vendors have been pressuring Quinn to reduce punitive vendor fines.

Flatiron »

Market Could Open in Plaza Opposite Madison Square Park

Community members said they're concerned about the plaza's small size.

SoHo »

SoHo Community Board Pushes City to Review Vendor Rules

A city panel has not reviewed the number of SoHo vendors in 12 years, CB2 says.

Williamsburg »

Expanded Brooklyn Night Bazaar Begins Black Friday

The bazaar's founder has quit his day job in order to run the markets full-time. 

Union Square »

Union Square Holiday Market Opens Friday

The popular market features more food vendors than ever before and a special "Little Brooklyn" section.

Midtown »

Grand Central Holiday Market Opens as Vendors Recover From Sandy

Seventy-six vendors were chosen from more than 300 applicants to take part in the annual holiday fair.

NoHo »

Vendors Dismayed to Learn NoHo Market Will Be Lost to Condo Construction

Vendors at the Broadway market say they haven't been notified they will need to leave.

Throgs Neck »

Neglected Ferry Point Park Overflows With Trash, Booze and Illegal Vendors

Ferry Point Park draws hundreds of soccer players and fans, but lacks a permanent staff.

SoHo »

SoHo Street Vendors Sue City Over 'Illegal' Raid

Street vendors whose goods were seized in May say NYPD officers issued them tickets unfairly.

New York City »

Queens Leads the Pack of Vendy Awards Finalists

Six Vendy finalists will go to Governors Island on Sep. 15 to vie for best street vendor title.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Albee Square Plaza To Host Food and Drinks

Albee Square Plaza off the Fulton Street Mall is on its way to becoming a grub hub.

Williamsburg »

Bedford Avenue Becomes Street Party

Bedford Avenue will close to traffic three Saturdays in June for Williamsburg Walks.

SoHo »

City Should Overhaul Complex Street Vendor Laws, Police Say

SoHo residents are demanding big changes to rules for vendors they say have taken over their streets.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Police Seize More Than 3,000 Books in Village Sidewalk Vendor Raids

Sixth Precinct officers confiscated three van-loads full of books about a month ago.