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  1. Openings
    What Will Become of Kurve and E.U. Spaces?Two of the East Village’s most notorious locales are due for makeovers.
  2. Openings
    Kurve’s Replacement Will Be Called Cooper’s Craft and KitchenThe space will no longer be futuristic and the name is a genuine throwback.
  3. Openings
    Dempsey’s Takes Over Kurve/Rhong Tiam SpaceIt’s becoming a craft-beer bar and restaurant.
  4. Openings
    First Look: Thai Favorite Rhong-Tiam Closes in East Village, Opens in GramercyThe new location offers 40 Carrots fro-yo, Asian burritos, and more.
  5. What Not to Eat
    Mysterious Ghost Restaurant Produces ‘An Affront to the Hamburger’What exactly is “Burger Exit” and how are its patties?
  6. Marketing Gimmicks
    Cause for Concern: The Blown-Up Food Photos of the East VillageIf this keeps up, the neighborhood might just turn into one big Applebee’s picture menu.
  7. Recession Is Your Friend
    Kurve Pulls Out All the Stops: Live Jazz, Happy Hour, and Prix FixePlus, a couple of other spots are saxing it up.
  8. Endangered
    Kurve Is Served: Eviction May Be ImminentThe quirky East Village experiment owes $52,253.43 in back rent.
  9. Beef
    Kurve’s Andy Yang Thinks It Was Bruni Who Was ‘Konfused’The owner of the endlessly entertaining East Village establishment says the ‘Times’ critic just didn’t get the place.
  10. Bruni Kills Kurve, Secession Yields Mixed ResultsRestaurant Girl is game for Cipolla Rossa and Alan Richman is entertained at Charles, in our weekly review roundup.
  11. Openings
    Kurve Installs Another Restaurant in Its Kitchen. Allow Us to Explain.Andy Yang opens a takeout and delivery outpost of Rhong-Tiam.
  12. Mediavore
    Food-Stamp Usage on the Rise; a Website for Bacon LoversFrank Bruni gets frustrated by Kurve, and candy-inspired cocktails for Halloween, from our glance at the morning headlines.
  13. Reopenings
    Today in KurveAn early report indicates possible Justin Timberlake influences.
  14. Reopenings
    Kurve Is Finally, Totally Open. Help Yourself to a MenuAndy Yang says that so far his patrons have either loved or hated the food.
  15. Neighborhood Watch
    New Dessert Bar on Clinton Street; Kurve’s Menu IncompleteToloache’s $1 tacos are going fast in Times Square, and the East Village gets a new Thai restaurant, in today’s neighborhood news roundup.
  16. NewsFeed
    Kurve, White Star Plan to Be Going Strong TomorrowDon’t worry, Kurve’s closing is only temporary.
  17. NewsFeed
    Which Wine Bar Will Protesters Rage Against Now?Now that he has called off the fight against Bowery Wine Bar, we have some suggestions for a new bogeyman.
  18. NewsFeed
    Kurve Designer Karim Rashid Thinks New York Has Some Catching Up to DoWe asked him about the state of New York City restaurants; his favorite color, pink; and what he plans to do with the hidden cameras above the bar.
  19. Mediavore
    Webster Hall Landmarked; Bruni Bestows Honor on BostonRest easy, as Webster Hall is safe at last, highly desirable restaurants exist in both Boston and Philadelphia, and food companies finally learned to court bloggers. Especially weird niche ones.