116 Suffolk Street

Bluestockings Bookstore Leans on Supporters to Survive Pandemic Winter and Open on Suffolk Street

Posted January 13, 2021 at 5:13 am

Bluestockings Bookstore announced last week that its three-months-running crowdfunding campaign was a success, allowing the Lower East Side literary stalwart to realize its relocation. Over the summer, the first such fundraiser helped the so-called feminist bookstore foot the bill for the lease on 116 Suffolk Street after a pandemic rent hike at the original spot. […]

Bluestockings Bookstore Announces New Suffolk Street Location

Posted August 10, 2020 at 5:00 am

That was quick. Forced from its longtime Allen Street shop – due to coronavirus troubles and purported rent hikes – Bluestockings is ready for the next chapter. And it remains on the Lower East Side. The so-called feminist bookstore found a larger space on Suffolk Street just a few blocks southeast. It’ll take the store previously occupied […]

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Two Buildings at Rivington and Suffolk Hit the Market for $12M

Posted September 17, 2019 at 5:04 am

A pair of Lower East Side tenements in the orbit of Essex Crossing is now in the proverbial crosshairs. Both are on the market for a collective $12 million. The two properties are located around the corner from each other at Rivington and Suffolk Streets, and combine for 17,684 square-feet of floor area. The four-story […]

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‘Spreadhouse Cafe’ Closes After 5 Years on Suffolk Street

Posted June 24, 2019 at 5:04 am

Spreadhouse Cafe is no more. The establishment closed down last week after spending five years at 116 Suffolk Street. A two-by-three grid of graphic printouts – featuring an image of Bartman in pose – announces the closure (“for now”) and to “stay tuned” for whatever might be next. So far, there are no updates on […]

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‘SHNY’ on Suffolk Street Morphs Into New Cafe Called ‘Mr. Rapidan’

Last modified July 31, 2014 at 7:56 am

Some five months into its tenure at 116 Suffolk Street, Spreadhouse is changing its tune. Or should we say, taste. The short-lived SHNY “creative space” is no more, instead having morphed into a new cafe concept called “Mr. Rapidan.” The changeover was swift, happening just last week. Apparently Mr. Rapidan is pulling double duty, acting as […]

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Rothko Retail on Suffolk Street Now ‘SHNY’ Creative Space

Posted March 17, 2014 at 6:05 am

Rather surprising that the old Rothko building at 116 Suffolk Street found a ground level tenant so damn quickly. Well, relatively, of course.  It was late September when Organic Avenue decided to jet from its neighborhood birthplace. This was its home for four years, after relocating from 101 Stanton in 2009. Now, it’s another gallery-slash-exhibition […]

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Organic Avenue Ditches 116 Suffolk Street

Posted September 26, 2013 at 6:08 am

From humble beginnings to city domination, Organic Avenue is on the up-and-up, constantly expanding. In fact, its ascension to health stratosphere is the reasoning behind its departure from the Space of Love at 116 Suffolk Street. It had operated here in the Rothko building for almost four years. A Boogie reader informed us that the […]

Organic Avenue Officially Ditches 101 Stanton Street

Posted February 24, 2010 at 6:13 am

Now that the Space of *Love is up and running at 116 Suffolk Street, Organic Avenue officially ditched its longtime locale at 101 Stanton Street.  That property is now for lease, with the requisite signage hanging in the windows.

Organic Avenue Opens Space of Love Today

Last modified January 15, 2010 at 2:51 pm

After months of dormancy and uncertainty, the new Organic Avenue Space of Love is opening today at 116 Suffolk Street. The space commands a total footprint of 4,000 square-feet. An announcement on the company’s Facebook page confirms the news:

A Peek Inside Organic Avenue’s Space of Love

Posted November 24, 2009 at 6:17 am

Despite confirmation that Organic Avenue has a new Space of *Love on the ground level of 116 Suffolk Street, an official opening date to the public remains an uncertainty.  The event held two weeks ago was merely a private celebration of the supplemental space.  In the meantime, however, the veil of secrecy is lifted, revealing […]