Clinton Street

Clayton’s Corner: Bullets, Vaccines, and Fridges

Posted February 19, 2021 at 5:10 am

And we’re back with another installment of Clayton’s Corner, in which neighborhood photographer Clayton Patterson shares his sightings. On Tuesday, an unidentified 75-year-old woman had been standing near the corner of Delancey Street shortly before 12:30pm. She reportedly heard four or five shots, then felt the pain. One of the discharged bullets hit her buttocks… […]

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75-Year-Old Woman Hit by Stray Bullet on Clinton Street

Posted February 17, 2021 at 5:03 am

An elderly woman was grazed by a bullet while walking on Clinton Street yesterday, cops said. The victim, an unidentified 75-year-old woman, had been standing near the corner of Delancey Street shortly before 12:30pm. She reportedly heard four or five shots, then felt the pain. One of the discharged bullets hit her buttocks. The victim […]

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Ivan Ramen Kickstarts Midwest Expansion with Locations Across Nebraska

Posted February 16, 2021 at 5:02 am

Ivan Ramen, the popular New York City slurp shop, is now Midwest-bound. In Nebraska. Through a new partnership with multiconcept casual-dining operator Flagship Restaurant Group, Ivan Ramen noodles are now available at Blue Sushi restaurants across Nebraska. At the moment, it’s installed as a takeout- and delivery-only concept in four locations, with more expected to […]

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‘Bright Horizons’ for Essex Crossing Child Care Options

Last modified February 10, 2021 at 9:46 am

Lower East Side families, take note. Essex Crossing is poised to welcome a new day care center in its ranks. Bright Horizons recently signed a lease for space inside the Rollins fifteen-story tower at 145 Clinton Street. According to the website, an opening date of “spring 2021” is promised. Upon debut, the community facility will […]

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Woman Fires Shots at LaGuardia Houses Apartment

Posted February 5, 2021 at 5:03 am

A woman fired a gun outside the LaGuardia Houses early yesterday morning, causing damage to an apartment, cops said. No one was hurt, though. According to the police report, the perp shot multiple times from 250 Clinton toward 300 Cherry Street shortly after 1:00am. The bullets damaged the windows and washing machine inside a lower-level […]

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‘Uchu’ Michelin Chef Samuel Clonts Headed to Clinton Street

Posted January 28, 2021 at 5:03 am

The restaurants along Clinton Street are upscaling to match the transition to luxury living. Case in point, the new concept on the way from Michelin-starred chef Samuel Clonts. Clonts, whose Uchu eatery on Eldridge Street draws consistent praise, is poised to open something new inside the vacated Speedy Romeo pizzeria with partner Raymond Trinh. It’s […]

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Biggie’s Cafe Suspends Business on Clinton Street

Posted December 18, 2020 at 5:00 am

Biggie’s Cafe, the recent successor to Clancey on Clinton Street, is down for the count. Biggie’s Cafe began life as an outgrowth of Clancey, which debuted at 79 Clinton Street at the end of 2016. The latter served upscale comfort food on a block largely dominated by mom-and-pops. The change in identity came four years later, […]

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Clinton Street Condo Moves Forward with $17M Funding

Posted December 10, 2020 at 5:09 am

Developers behind a proposed eight-story condo building on Clinton Street received funding, paving the way for construction to proceed. Kriss Capital announced late last month that it arranged $17 million in financing for the development of 66 Clinton Street. As previously reported, the developers – Vault Development and TLM Equities – are together planning a […]

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Metro Acres Supermarket Finally Makes its Mark on Clinton Street

Posted November 23, 2020 at 5:03 am

The transition is complete. More than a year into its tenancy at 175 Clinton Street, Metro Acres is now at home. In other words, store signage is finally in place, with nary a sign of Fine Fare. The changeover had been gradual since Metro took over, to say the least. First with repositioning (and upscaling) […]

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Davidovich Bakery Opens New Bakery on Clinton Street

Last modified November 16, 2020 at 10:13 am

Davidovich Bakery is no longer just a stall in the Essex Market. Nor a counter in the Blue Moon Hotel. The twenty-two-year-old business recently expanded in a big way with a standalone brick-and-mortar bakery. It took the spot previously occupied by Bricia on Clinton Street, and opened a few weeks ago. Founded in 1998 as […]

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