Nabe News: November 25

Posted on: November 25th, 2009 at 1:10 pm by

Smoking in bars debate, Thanksgiving with the inmates, and Bowery Subway, all in today’s neighborhood news!

Subway adds another Lower East Side location, this one located in the old Downtown Music Gallery at 342 Bowery.  The franchise now has 134 eateries citywide [Fork in the Road via EV Grieve; Previously]

The East Village loses a hookah barRevitali Hookah Lounge‎ on First Avenue between St. Mark’s and Seventh Street is now closed.  Space for rent [EV Grieve]

Bring back the Rawkus at 180 Ludlow Street [Flaming Pablum]

The section of East River Park Promenade above Houston is now open [Curbed]

Would some bar owners be willing to pay an annual license to have smoking in bars? How would you, as customer, feel about this? [Eater]

Bullet Space has an exhibition of works from artists associated with the former squat.  The art spans twenty-five years.  And in the backyard, an old cistern was uncovered [Blah Blog Blah]

A look inside Sushi Uo at 151 Rivington.  The Sushi chef is 23-year old David Bouhadana [Fork in the Road]

A turn-of-the-century look at spending Thanksgiving with the inmates at the Tombs [Ephemeral NY]

Attorneys for Stuy Town tenants are asking the courts to set 2010 rents if negotiations with Tishman Speyer are unsuccessful [Lux Living]



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