Wilfie & Nell’s Astoria Sister Will Open Soon; Cure Closes in East Village


Astoria: The bar that the owners of Wilfie & Nell are opening in Astoria in two weeks will be called the Sweet Afton. [Eater]
Bedford-Stuyvesant: The Malcom X Farmers’ Market has only been open a month, and one of the farms is “bailing on the new scene because it’s been unable to cover its labor and gas expenses to date.” [Brownstoner]
East Village: Cure , which opened in April, has already closed. [EV Grieve]
Long Island City: Studio Square is hosting the grand finale event for NY Craft Beer Week on September 20. Passports went on sale today. [Food Mayhem]
Windsor Terrace: Little Buddy Biscuit Company has opened its first retail shop, on Fifth Avenue, right next to two coffee shops that already sell their cookies. [Fork in the Road/VV]