143 Division Street

Dimes Deli Marketplace Debuts on Division Street December 1

Posted November 20, 2015 at 5:10 am

Dimes Deli debuted in September where it all began two years ago. The homestead of 143 Division Street. However, the casual takeaway concept launched without its other half. That of the adjacent marketplace. Owners Sabrina De Sousa, Alissa Wagner, and Sophie Helsby taped vintage clippings to the other storefront at 143 Division last month while […]

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‘Dimes Deli’ Debuts Today on Division Street

Posted September 29, 2015 at 5:13 am

​Dimes Deli debuts today at its original location on Division Street. The cubbyhole space had been dormant for months in the wake of the move across to 49 Canal Street. Yet recent activity onsite, including the updated window leafing – confirmed plans. The 143 Division store was essentially the “Dimes Suprette” concept initially floated last […]

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Dimes Back on Track as ‘Deli’ for Division Street, Including Expansion Next Door

Last modified August 28, 2015 at 9:27 am

Ever since Dimes debuted its big kahuna cafeteria across the way at 49 Canal Street, the OG headquarters on Division Street has been dormant. A handwritten message on the door still directs customers to the new location; the artwork in its windows is likewise faded. The initial goal here was to install Dimes Superette in […]

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Illegal Chinatown Bus ‘Great Wall’ Departs Division Street

Posted July 29, 2015 at 5:00 am

Great Wall Bus Company, a thorn in the side of many in the community, is no longer running its illegal Chinatown bus business at 143 Division Street. Announcement printouts taped to the storefront indicate that their lease was not renewed, and that they’ve since moved to 94 Madison Street. Great Wall was often cited as […]

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‘Dimes Superette’ is Replacing Cochinita Dos at 49 Canal Street

Posted December 2, 2014 at 5:30 am

A superette is a often defined as a “compact food market or convenience store.” To the year-old Dimes on Division Street, it’s a concept in the works for a new spinoff around the corner. They can finally stretch their legs… As reported last week (and despite initial denials from ownership), Dimes is planning to expand its holdings […]

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Dimes on Division Now Serving Dinner, Wine Menu

Posted February 14, 2014 at 10:03 am

When Dimes debuted back in September, it opened with a limited breakfast/lunch menu and was a dry establishment. Now five months into its tenancy on Division Street, the nascent nook eatery has extended its hours to dinner. Having previously closed at 4pm, Dimes now stays open until 11pm. It also carries a restaurant wine and […]

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Dimes for Division Street

Posted July 25, 2013 at 5:24 am

More businesses are discovering the easternmost stretch of Division Street near the Canal merge. Bacaro and Forgtmenot anchor the block, with Daredevil Tattoo and maybe even a Starbucks on the way. And lest we forget the Jarmulowsky hotel slated to open in a couple years. It’s the latest front, and the vultures are circling. A […]

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GreatWall Bus Moved

Posted January 5, 2010 at 6:12 am

The ticket office for GreatWall Bus at 34 Canal Street recently moved a few doors down to 143 Division.  A yellow “for rent” sign hangs from the aging awning, while a bi-lingual letter taped to the doorway informs future travelers of the new location.