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  1. pizza wars
    L&B Spumoni Gardens Is Expanding to DumboThe square-slice icon will open a second location across the street from rival pizza spots Juliana’s and Grimaldi’s.
  2. Translation Problems
    American-ish Pies: The Very Strange Story of the Grimaldi’sHow a New York pizza legend’s name wound up at the center of an international counterfeit-restaurant saga.
  3. Knockoffs
    Grimaldi’s Shanghai Imposter Looks Pretty HorribleThe impostors even have a bright blue sign that reads, “I’m gonna make you a pizza you can’t refuse.”
  4. The Grub Street Diet
    Designer Mark McNairy Has the Anti-Fashion Diet“I mean, jeepers! It’s fried chicken.”
  5. Closings
    Mob Wives Star Big Ang’s Dumbo Bar Was Too Beautiful for BrooklynThe bar sleeps with the fishes now, or something.
  6. Quote of the Day
    Mob Wives Breakout Star Angela ‘Big Ang’ Raiola Opens“There is no parking around here, so I’m not going to get the people from Staten Island or Bay Ridge,” she says.
  7. RIP
    New York Pizzeria Icon Carol Grimaldi Has DiedThe wife of Patsy Grimaldi was 75.
  8. Imports
    El Segundo Getting a Slice of Brooklyn at Grimaldi’s, Opening Late SpringThe planned first of six potential locations will introduce L.A. to coal-fired pizza.
  9. Lawsuits
    Grimaldi’s and Juliana’s Will Now Make Pies (and Hopefully) PeaceThe coal-oven pizza makers will now just focus on making dough.
  10. Boardwalk Empire
    Post-Sandy Coney Island Chain-ifies With Applebee’s and Johnny RocketsJoe Sitt of Thor Equities says he wants you, too, not just chains.
  11. No Pizza for Old Men
    Hot: Patsy Grimaldi’s Juliana’s OpensThe long-awaited Dumbo pizzeria finally opens to the public. Cue the warring tour-bus lines.
  12. Lump It
    Grimaldi’s vs. Juliana’s Pizza War Extends to Coal-Oven ClaimCirolli says Grimaldi is breaking the law with his new oven.
  13. Pizza Wars
    ‘No Slices’ Shocker: Grimaldi’s Takes Old Totonno’sFire up the coal oven one more time.
  14. Pizza Wars
    How Patsy Grimaldi, the 81-Year-Old New York Pizza Legend, Is Getting His GoodRevenge is a dish best served piping hot from a coal-fired oven.
  15. Pizza Wars
    A History of New York’s Feuding Pizza DynastiesFrom Lombardi’s onward.
  16. No Slices
    Fired Up: Lawsuit Aims to Block Patsy Grimaldi’s New PizzeriaGrimaldi’s current owner says Patsy is in violation of a non-compete clause.
  17. Empire Building
    Grimaldi’s Expanding to Coney IslandThe space will open in the Luna Park development.
  18. It’s On
    Grimaldi’s and Juliana’s Pizza Prepare for Pizza Face-off in DumboCan the two coexist?
  19. Pizza
    Grimaldi’s Is ClosedTourists are totally confused.
  20. Right Now
    Major Pizza News: It’s Moving Day for Grimaldi’sThey’re hauling themselves to next door.
  21. Obit
    Tragic News for Grimaldi’sA sad update to the ongoing pizza-place saga.
  22. Saucy
    Patsy Grimaldi Reclaims Grimaldi’s, and More Grimal’drama [Updated]One of New York City’s most popular pizza dens is going through some serious changes.
  23. Neighborhood Watch
    Grimaldi’s Will Move Down the Street; Magnum Action at Union Square CafePlus: A new bar is taking over the EastBridge space while other restaurants offer Black Friday specials, and more, in our daily roundup of neighborhood news.
  24. Heat Wave
    Tourists’ Love of Grimaldi’s Won’t Yield to the Heat WaveMaybe it’s not worth it.
  25. Openings
    First Look at Todd English’s CrossBar, Now Open in the Ever-EvolvingA nose-to-tail pig concept; plus, the Limelight Marketplace will soon be a department store.
  26. Openings
    Grimaldi’s Finally Steps Into the LimelightAnd she’s open!