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  1. Temporary Closings
    Will the Pain Never End for PKNY?When will the bar’s troubles end?
  2. Lawsuits
    Painkiller Supporters Still Pissed With Pusser’s, Despite Pleas forThere’s a boycott afoot.
  3. Lawsuits
    Painkiller Gets Shout-outs, But Has to Change Its NamePlus: trouble with the Health Department.
  4. Menu Changes
    Painkiller Launching Off-the-Swizzle New Drinks Menu Tonight102 cocktails!
  5. Booze You Can Use
    ZOMG! Hot Tiki Drinks!Painkiller’s making it a reality.
  6. Booze You Can Use
    The Rye Shortage Is Upon Us: Nation’s Bartenders Battle for RemainingIt takes four years to age a decent rye, and whiskey producers didn’t react fast enough when the stuff came back into fashion.
  7. Mediavore
    Seafood Prices Hold Steady; Painkiller Shares RecipesPlus: Nutella gets a warning label, and an effort to reclaim lunch breaks, all in our morning news roundup.
  8. Openings
    Terrible Twosome: Painkiller and St. Anselm OpenThe proprietors of Dutch Kills and Fette Sau have finally revealed their new projects to the world.
  9. Openings
    Today in TikiPainkiller gets an opening date, and more.
  10. Mediavore
    Restaurants Glimpse Recovery; Herring in the Bronx RiverPlus: whoopie pies catch on across the pond, and Americans turn to mushrooms, all in our morning news roundup.
  11. Openings
    Julie Rainer of Flatiron Lounge Takes Tailor SpaceShe’ll reopen it as a Pacific-Rim spot, but not necessarily a tiki bar.
  12. Neighborhood Watch
    Bodega Wine Bar Now Serving in Bushwick; Esperanto Launches LunchPlus: Pain D’Avignon comes to Essex Street Market, and Bombay Eats closes, in our daily roundup of neighborhood food news.
  13. Cocktailians
    What’s Shaking: Stirrings From PDT, Employees Only, Dutch Kills, andThe latest in cocktail culture.
  14. Temporary Closings
    What Is Lesly Bernard Cooking Up at Cantina Latina?A restaurant with an identity crisis?