Clinton Street

Cafe Skye Joins Clinton Street Dining Scene

Posted October 26, 2021 at 5:00 am

The windmill stopped, but the sky is here. Rather, Skye. The new cafe recently opened in the narrow storefront at 43 Clinton Street, which previously housed Windmill, the sister location of Le French Diner. Originally from the Atlanta area, Skye Cafe owner Cameron Bean “hopes to blend the warm qualities of southern hospitality with the […]

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Eight-Story Luxury Condo at 66 Clinton Nears the Top

Posted September 10, 2021 at 5:18 am

A former social services building on Clinton Street is now seeing new life as a ritzy residential development. As previously reported, developers Vault Development and TLM Equities are together planning an eight-story, 12-unit tower to occupy 66 Clinton Street. Sixty Six Clinton, as it’s known, is located on a block trending toward luxury, thanks to […]

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Cops Seek Clinton Street Stabbing Suspect Who Fled on a CitiBike

Posted September 2, 2021 at 5:01 am

Cops seek a CitiBike-riding suspect wanted for stabbing a man outside a bodega on the Lower East Side two weeks ago. According to the police report, the attacker was involved in a dispute with the 43-year-old victim outside 107 Clinton Street, just north of Delancey, at about 8:50am on the morning of August 23. It […]

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Blue Bottle Coffee Terminates Lower East Side Cafe

Posted June 2, 2021 at 5:06 am

After a four-year tenure, Blue Bottle Coffee is no longer slinging java on the Lower East Side. Several readers reached out to say that the Clinton Street outpost, which debuted here back in March 2017, closed down for good on Sunday. Rumors of its demise date back further into the pandemic, though. We had been […]

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Mugger on Clinton Street Forces ATM Withdrawal at Man at Gunpoint

Posted May 21, 2021 at 5:07 am

Crime abounds on Clinton Street just north of Delancey. On Sunday afternoon, a gun-toting mugger forced a 32-year-old victim to withdraw money from an ATM on the block. Police said that the attacker approached his victim inside 93 Clinton, and revealed the weapon. He then demanded cash, and forced the man to a nearby money […]

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Poolside Facebook Pics Ensnare Wanted Clinton Street Road Rage Shooter

Posted May 6, 2021 at 5:02 am

The suspect wanted in connection with a stray-bullet shooting that injured a 75-year-old woman on Clinton Street was arrested this week in Florida thanks to some Facebook photos. Detectives identified, then came across photos of Bronx resident Carlyle Herring, 42, lounging poolside with palm trees in the background. They then scoured his profile for clues […]

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No Masks, Bro: Terrace Party at Essex Crossing Draws Ire

Posted April 26, 2021 at 5:05 am

The mild Saturday weather brought out some pre-pandemic social activities at Essex Crossing. Including a terrace gathering at the Rollins building, with nary a face mask in sight. Community leader Daisy Paez, who herself publicly struggled with the novel coronavirus last year, shared video of the gathering on Twitter. Partygoers are seen drinking, embracing, and […]

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Synagogue Adjacent Condo Tops out on Clinton Street

Posted March 9, 2021 at 5:02 am

A longtime synagogue driveway at the northern terminus of Clinton Street is now buried beneath a six-story condo development. And it just reached its apex. Construction during the last several months next to Congregation Chasam Sofer yielded the sixty-five-foot structure now visible from street level. Below is a rendering of what the future holds. Developer Andres […]

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Cops Offer Reward for Info on Clinton Street Shooting Suspect

Posted March 1, 2021 at 5:05 am

Police are now offering a reward for information in connection with the road rage shooting on Clinton Street last month that injured a 75-year-old bystander. At approximately 11:55am on February 16, a motorist driving what was reported to be a black BMW sedan turned right onto Clinton Street from Delancey, narrowly missing a pedestrian. Cops […]

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Police Release Photo of Suspect Wanted in Connection with Shooting on Clinton Street Last Week

Posted February 22, 2021 at 5:02 am

Police seek public assistance in finding this man suspected of involvement in a road rage shooting on Clinton Street last week that left a 75-year-old woman injured. At approximately 11:55am on February 16, a motorist driving what was reported to be a black BMW sedan turned right onto Clinton Street from Delancey, narrowly missing a […]

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