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Patrons Mourn the Closing of Milady's Bar in SoHo

Sunday, January 12, 2014

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A downtown bar known for cheap booze, cheese fries and local characters is closing. Milady's was a holdout in SoHo, a place customers said they'll dearly miss.

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Reports: Building Shaking in SoHo

Thursday, September 19, 2013

A six-story apartment building in SoHo has been evacuated after officials say they received reports that it was shaking.

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Here's The Thing

Eric Fischl

Monday, August 05, 2013

Painter Eric Fischl became known in the 1980s art scene for work that explores issues of sexuality and power and what it means to become a man.  

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Tight Midtown Real Estate Market is Boon for Downtown

Wednesday, April 03, 2013

There's so little office space available from Canal Street to 32nd Street — an area known as Midtown South — that more companies are setting up shop in Lower Manhattan, according to data released Wednesday by commercial real estate firm Cushman & Wakefield.

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Man Arrested in Deadly Soho Blaze, Police Say

Thursday, January 10, 2013

A 45-year old man has been arrested in connection to a deadly blaze that tore through his five-story apartment building on Spring Street near Mulberry Street, killing one person and injuring at least 10 others.

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NYPD Returns to Alleged Etan Patz Killer's Bodega in Soho

Wednesday, August 08, 2012

Police are going in and out of the basement in Soho at West Broadway and Prince Street where Etan Patz was allegedly killed in 1979 as part of an investigation related to the case.

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Niche Market | Rolling Ladders

Wednesday, February 08, 2012

New York is a city of specialists from foodies to academics, laborers to shopkeepers. Every Wednesday, Niche Market will take a peek inside a different specialty store and showcase the city's purists who have made an art out of selling one commodity. Slideshow below.

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Pop-Up Cafes Turn Parking Spots Into Pit Stops

Monday, August 01, 2011

Parking spots aren’t just for cars and motorcycles anymore now that the city's Department of Transportation has started leasing them to restaurants for so-called pop-up cafes.

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Group Seeks to Toss Out Rule That Preserves Artist Space in Soho

Wednesday, June 08, 2011

Some property owners in Soho are taking aim at a decades-old zoning regulation that requires certain area lofts to house artists.

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New Book Chronicles the Rise and Fall of the Soho Artist Loft

Tuesday, June 07, 2011

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In a new book, "Illegal Living: 80 Wooster Street and the Evolution of Soho," architect Shael Shapiro and journalist Roslyn Bernstein chart the changes to Soho through one industrial building.

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Uptown and Downtown, a New Take on Old Music

Thursday, March 24, 2011

In the age of YouTube, sometimes it seems like everyone is a cover artist. This weekend, two groups of young artists take on music from the past at Harlem Stage and the Joyce Soho Theater.

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Anti-Abortion Billboard in Soho Is Removed

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

An anti-abortion group's controversial billboard was taken down from its Soho location Thursday night.

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Specialty Stores Stock Up for Sweet Valentine's Day Sales

Friday, February 11, 2011

Valentine’s Day can bring big sales for businesses like flower shops, chocolate makers and jewelers. Specialty stores in Manhattan have been preparing for weeks.

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James New York Hotel Opens in SoHo

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Like a bastion of gentrification casting its shadow over TriBeCa, the 20-story James New York Hotel is the third in a string of modernist hotel towers to crop up in the skyline of downtown Manhattan.

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