243 Broome Street

Carbon Monoxide Leak at Broome Street Bodega Sickens 5 People

Posted December 11, 2019 at 5:00 am

Carbon monoxide levels spiked at a Broome Street bodega early yesterday morning, sickening five people. The purported gas leak happened at the Optimum Gourmet Deli on the ground floor of 243 Broome. Firefighters rushed to the store at 7:40am. Five were sickened by the elevated gas in the air, including one who was seriously hurt. […]

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Happiness Deli Unveils Optimum Gourmet Deli at 243 Broome

Posted July 15, 2013 at 6:09 am

As we’ve been reporting, owners of the beloved bodega on Delancey are taking over 243 Broome Street.

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Mendel Goldberg Fabrics Opening Temporary Location on Broome

Posted May 7, 2012 at 6:09 am

On Tuesday, April 10, a fire sparked in the basement of Mendel Goldberg Fabrics at 72 Hester Street, one of the oldest surviving businesses on the Lower East Side.

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Ethik Clothing Plagiarizing Art for Pop-Up Promo? [Updated]

Last modified April 2, 2012 at 8:25 am

Ethik is being accused of flagrantly plagiarizing the work of Berlin-based artist Jennifer Osborne to promote the brand. Details after the jump!

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Ethik Clothing Popping Up at 243 Broome Street

Posted March 27, 2012 at 6:41 am

While brokers scramble for commercial tenants to permanently fill the void at 243 Broome Street (aka 77 Ludlow), the pop-up ventures continue.

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With TG170 Gone, 77 Ludlow Becomes Temporary Project Space

Posted March 9, 2012 at 6:09 am

It’s been exactly two months since the twenty-year-old TG170 closed its store at 77 Ludlow Street, which became refuge after high rents forced the business from its original namesake location further up the road.

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