09/14/2010 07:59 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Siberia Bar Applies To Renew Liquor License, Plans To Reopen In Hell's Kitchen

MANHATTAN -- Siberia, the notorious hangout favored by boozy journalists that closed in 2007, is applying for a liquor license renewal, fueling hopes that the bar may reopen.

Tracy Westmoreland, the bar's self-described "minister of propaganda," confirmed to DNAinfo that he was eyeing a Hell's Kitchen rebirth of the bar beloved by New York's writers, but wouldn't get specific.