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Police say this man did not own or control a Lower East Side apartment he was showing, but took $4,400 from a would-be renter and ran. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Took $4,400 For LES Apartment He Didn’t Control

Police were searching Friday evening for a suspect who allegedly took $4,400 from a prospective tenant at a Lower East Side apartment he did not really own or represent.

09/12/2014

(Credit: Katz's Delicatessen)

Katz’s Deli To Sell Air Rights For Possible Development On Top Of Building

The Lower East Side building that houses the famed Katz’s Deli may soon be getting a makeover.

09/02/2014

CBS 2's Tracee Carrasco tries on a corset. Some say wearing a corset will help reduce your waist line. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: ‘Waist Training,’ Fad Or For Real?

Some doctors say wearing a corset won’t help you reduce your waistline, but in fact might be hazardous to your health.

08/22/2014

A surveillance image of a woman police believe stole a man's camera, laptop and wallet after he invited her up to his hotel room on the Lower East Side. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Woman Came Up To Man’s LES Hotel Room, Stole His Property

Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help them find a woman who allegedly stole a man’s camera, laptop and wallet after he invited her up to his hotel room on the Lower East Side.

08/19/2014

Perl Wolfe and Dalia G. Shusterman of Bulletproof Stockings (credit: Bulletproof Stockings)

Hasidic Rock Band Thrilled With Attendance At Women’s Only Concert

Fans were blown away by a rock concert at a Lower East Side venue Thursday night that was reserved for women only.

08/08/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in 13 bank robberies in three boroughs. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Connected To 13 Bank Robberies In 3 Boroughs

Police on Wednesday released a new photo of a suspect now wanted in 13 bank robberies, from Lower Manhattan to the Bronx and Queens.

08/07/2014

Dan Perino's approach to find true love is about posters and perseverance. (Photo: CBS 2)

NYC Man Takes Unorthodox Approach To Finding True Love

Dan Perino is on a mission. He’s looking for a girlfriend in a non-traditional way, plastering posters all over Manhattan.

07/25/2014

The bar business is booming on the Lower East Side. (Photo: CBS 2)

Revitalized Lower East Side Becoming Trendy, But Also Very Expensive

City neighborhoods change before our very eyes. It’s out with the old, and in with the new. But in some areas, like the Lower East Side, it can be tough for people who can barely afford to live there.

07/25/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Attendant Accused Of ‘Borrowing’ From LES Garage For Joyride

In what could have been a scene out of “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” a published report Saturday said parking garage attendant on the Lower East Side allegedly took a customer’s vehicle for a multi-borough joyride.

07/19/2014

LES Attack Suspects

Police Seek 4 Suspects In Attack On Man On Lower East Side

Police Monday evening were asking the public to help them find four suspects who allegedly attacked a man on the Lower East Side last week.

06/23/2014

A surveillance image of two suspects police believe stole a purse from a Lower East Side apartment and used a credit card from it. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspects Stole Purse From LES Apartment, Used Credit Card

Police on Thursday were seeking two suspects who allegedly stole a purse from an apartment on the Lower East Side, and using a credit card from it at a 7-Eleven store.

06/19/2014

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NYC’s Best Bars For A Martini

Whether you like them shaken or stirred, martinis have stood the test of time as a classic cocktail. Check out these New York City martini bars for the best versions of the cocktail in the big apple.

06/19/2014

Two pedestrians were injured on Tuesday, June 17 when a car jumped the curb and went onto the sidewalk on the Lower East Side. (Credit: CBS 2)

Car Jumps Curb, Strikes 2 Pedestrians On Lower East Side

Two people were injured Tuesday afternoon when a car jumped a curb and went onto the sidewalk on the Lower East Side.

06/17/2014

Ivan Ramen

Ivan The Wonderful

From its location on the Lower East Side, the newly opened flagship of Ivan Orkin’s ramen empire is a colorful joint where ramen enthusiasts can treat themselves to traditional and non-traditional versions of their favorite mix of broth and noodles.

06/10/2014

Louie & Chan

Chan’s Labyrinth

An ode to the Italian and Chinese joints on the LES, this new Asian-influenced cocktail den is tucked below a set of hidden stairs at the back of the Italian restaurant on the upper level.

06/10/2014

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