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Out of the zone
At first glance, one might ask what the big deal is with John Zaccaro’s application for a zoning change on Sullivan St. to allow him to keep commercial use at his property at 73-75 Sullivan St. After all, there’s already a commercial use in part of the property, in the form of the quaint and delicious Grandaisy bakery. Next door, in the other part of the property, there used to be a popular pasta store.
Letters to the Editor
Sidewalk swastika solution; Trying to pave over hate
By Bonnie Rosenstock
It was a bright, post-blizzard, snow-cleared day that Tues., Jan. 12. I was walking home along the east side of Third Ave. when I happened to look down at that particular stretch of sidewalk between 11th and 10th Sts. for no particular reason that I can explain except maybe an intuitive predisposition to feel the hate. A swastika was glaring back up at me.
Albany must act to protect the city’s public housing
By Daniel Squadron
It is no secret that the New York City Housing Authority is underfunded — residents suffer the consequences every day when they contend with broken elevators, heat outages and unsecured front doors.
Bakery’s wonderful, but don’t add commercial to mix
By Lara Iden
It was pizza that brought me to Sullivan St.
Serving West and East Village, Chelsea, SoHo, NoHo, Little Italy, Chinatown and the Lower East Side
Charter school wants to grow, but two other schools say, No
By Albert Amateau
More than 300 parents from Girls Prep charter school and two Community School District 1 public schools — P.S. 188, known as the Island School, and P.S. 94, a special education program for autistic children — argued bitterly last week over space they all share in the same building at E. Houston St. at Avenue D.
Village middle school will move to Financial District
By Julie Shapiro
Greenwich Village Middle School will move to the Financial District this fall, after the city Panel for Education Policy approved the relocation last month.
Villager Arts & Entertainment
Puma Perl comes clean
BY BONNIE ROSENSTOCK
“knuckle tattoos” strips bare bygone era of LES addiction.
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