Bob Contant

St. Mark's Bookshop In East Village (credit: CBS 2)

St. Mark’s Bookshop To Remain Open After Reaching Deal With Cooper Union

The independent bookstore had planned to close its doors due to a rent hike by landlord, Cooper Union, but it received a reprieve after Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer intervened.

11/03/2011

St. Mark's Bookshop In East Village (credit: CBS 2)

East Village Residents Battling To Save Beloved St. Mark’s Bookshop

For 35 years the St. Mark’s Bookshop has been serving the community. But now, a bad economy may close the book on the neighborhood treasure.

10/19/2011