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(Photo: Scott Lynch)

In the East Village, Caracas Arepa Bar reopened following an 18-day closure prompted by a gas leak. [EV Grieve]

According to this photo, Prosperity Dumpling on Eldridge Street uses a nearby alley as its prep area. [Gothamist]

Chrystie Street’s Experimental Cocktail Club will soon be replaced by a 19-table nightclub called El At.

A new bar called Birdy’s will reportedly supersede Norbert’s Pizzeria at 1215 Myrtle Avenue in Bushwick. [Bushwick Bomb]

The Wall Street Journal reviewed Hi Hello sandwich shop while The New York Times visited El Cortez Tex-Mex bar, both in Bushwick.

November will bring a new location of the West Village’s Virgola oyster bar to E. 7th Street. [DNA Info]

Steelborn Choppers signed a 10-year-lease for its second Greenpoint motorcycle garage. [Commercial Observer]

Monday night at 6 p.m., actor Jason Schwartzman and writer-director Bob Byington will promote 7 Chinese Brothers at Soho’s Apple store.