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New York City »

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

Downtown Brooklyn »

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

Williamsburg »

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

SoHo »

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

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

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

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Artist Jemal McClary said the NYPD's Manhattan South Peddler Task Force arrested him for selling pillows.

Harlem »

Three vendors were arrested last week, leaving many worried about how they will make a living.

Midtown & Theater District »

Friends and family said Essam Ahmed brought kindness and humor to their daily Midtown lunch.

Downtown »

Zuccotti Park vendors whose business dropped because of Occupy Wall Street are now getting some help from a new website.

East Village & Lower East Side »

A host of vintage vendors selling everything from dresses to typewriters will be on hand at the Hester Street Fair Saturday.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Community leaders agreed there is a problem in Washington Heights and Inwood when it comes to illegal street vending, but are somewhat divided on how to take care of it.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Baojing Li, 48, said she was arrested for giving out prayer beads on Canal Street to raise funds for her destroyed temple.

Downtown »

Councilwoman Margaret Chin may not push for knockoff buyers to spend up to a year in jail.

Manhattan »

The Parks Department wants vendors to sell food from carts designed with a "Victorian-era" look.