161 Rivington Street

Suspect Wanted for Face Punch of 77-Year-Old in Rivington Street Bodega

Posted December 22, 2021 at 5:03 am

Police are looking for a suspect wanted for assaulting a 77-year-old man inside a Lower East Side bodega last week. At noontime on December 15, the attacker approached his victim inside the bodega at 161 Rivington Street, and both became involved in a verbal dispute, police said. As the men headed toward the front door, […]

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David Owens Vintage Relocates to Rivington Street Thanks to Rent Hike

Posted September 15, 2015 at 5:18 am

It was a rent hike that forced a long-running boutique from Orchard Street, in turn paving the way for a new restaurant. Thanks to landlord Abraham Noy (who’s amidst a lawsuit with Danny Bowien) and the eventual arrival of Georgian-style eatery, Compass Restaurant and Bar, David Owen’s Vintage Clothing store relocated to 161 Rivington Street. […]

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Rent Hike Pushes David Owens Vintage Boutique to 161 Rivington Street

Posted August 18, 2015 at 5:17 am

Narnia Vintage vacated the Lower East Side last month after thirteen years. Like so much else these days, the boutique picked up and relocated to Brooklyn. Yet, before a period of vacancy (or uncertainty) could set in, a likeminded replacement is on the way. It’s another veteran local retailer. The sandwich board sitting in the […]

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Narnia Vintage Departing Rivington Street After 13 Years

Posted June 2, 2015 at 5:18 am

So-called fashion flight continues to plague the Lower East Side… Indeed, the Narnia vintage boutique at 161 Rivington Street – often cited at the top of fashion shopping lists – is moving out. Owner Molly Spaulding is closing the shop after thirteen years on the block. The sandwich board out front reveals as much. As […]

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‘Dubai Smoke Shop’ Takes Over for Honey in the Rough on Rivington Street

Posted September 2, 2014 at 10:07 am

Once a boutique, 161 Rivington Street is now something completely different. Back in the winter, proprietor Ashley Hanosh decided to shutter the Honey in the Rough boutique after seven years on Rivington Street. She told us at the time that a change was in order, and promptly moved to California. The old digs is currently undergoing conversion […]

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Honey In the Rough on Rivington Street is Closing Shop

Last modified January 28, 2014 at 8:47 am

Honey in the Rough is closing down after seven years in business. Proprietor Ashley Hanosh officially shuts the door to 161 Rivington Street next month, but will hold a fire sale beginning next Monday. The news arrives just five months after Hanosh pivoted her business plan to include more gear fashioned toward “hip moms” (maternity, […]

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Narnia Vintage Pop-Up at 129 Rivington

Posted January 13, 2011 at 6:09 am

Ever since the locksmith shop went bust, 129 Rivington has become quite the successful pop-up host.

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Honey in the Rough Pop-Up at 129 Rivington Street

Last modified November 16, 2010 at 11:16 am

Now that Everybody’s Going to Heaven is with the retail spirit in the sky, their former digs has become temporary home to an established neighborhood boutique. Honey in the Rough, which currently operates out of 161 Rivington Street, is amidst a nine-day sample sale at the onetime locksmith shop. Through November 21, the pop-up operation […]

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