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--A police officer suffered minor injuries after being struck by a car on East 15th Street last night. The car was later found abandoned on the East Houston Street exit ramp at FDR Drive. --Here's a first glimpse of the 28-story condo tower set to go up next to the former Bialystoker Nursing Home building. --The city has posted a full vacate order for the former P.S. 64 building. --The beloved karaoke bar, Winnie's, gentrified out of its longtime Bayard Street location, is back! Owner Winnie Mui has relocated to 58 East Broadway. --At Niche, chef Shigetoshi Nakamura "cuts to the chase." --The popular Flushing spot, Friendship BBQ, is opening a location at 103 Bowery.