02/26/2013 02:52 pm ET

Club Owner To Neighbors: 'We Will Come Back Bigger, Badder And Blacker'

CHELSEA — The owner of the shuttered Shadow nightclub in Chelsea said he plans to "torment" complaining neighbors if officials stop a new owner from taking over the space from him.

"I'm going to dump money into [Shadow] and torment these people," longtime owner Steven Juliano said about neighbors who have complained for years about noise and crowds on the club's block.

"We will come back with a bigger, badder and blacker Shadow nightclub — and trust me, they'll really hate that last part."

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