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The Lost City (Manhattan)

Chef Rossi | Posted 05.28.2016 | New York
Chef Rossi

I miss knishes with spicy deli mustard hot and steaming and sold from street carts on every corner. Where have all the corner knishes gone? Bring back the knish!

Losing NYC

Chef Rossi | Posted 06.04.2014 | New York
Chef Rossi

The day they turned the 2nd Ave Deli into a Chase, I knew the NYC of my heart was no longer. I went in to make a bank deposit, and I swear I smelled pastrami.

Mars Chocolate Flip-Flips On Fried Bar Stance

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 09.17.2012 | Home

Candy mega-company Mars, Incorporated wants you to know that it does not approve of the deep-fried Mars bar made world famous by, among other things, ...

Mars Bar No More

| Patrick Hedlund | Posted 09.18.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN — The fat lady has finally sung for Mars Bar. The beloved Second Avenue saloon, slated for demolition next month under a plan to constr...

Saying Goodbye to Wu Tang

Jeremiah Moss | Posted 08.21.2011 | New York
Jeremiah Moss

Welcome to 7 1/2 Second Avenue, also known as 9 Second Avenue, also known as the other half of Germania Flats, one of the 19th-century buildings that will come down alongside Mars Bar this summer.

How To Buy An Apartment For Ten Dollars

Posted 08.14.2011 | New York

Mars Bar officially knows when it will meet the wrecking ball, and EV Grieve postulates that the legendary East Village dive will probably give its la...

The Loss of Mars

Jeremiah Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jeremiah Moss

Mars Bar, the East Village dive, long a haven for punks and outcasts, will be replaced by an apartment building. The pangs of loss have been reverberating through the city. This is a big one.