Flatiron: The landlord for Cabaret Gentlemens Club shut the place down after owners couldn't pay rent, girls weren't showing up for work, taxes weren't being paid, and complaints were being made about swindling customers. Looks like you'll have to take your dollar bills elsewhere this weekend. [Grub Street]
Greenpoint: Veronica People's Club, the quirky coffee shop slash gay hot spot at 125 Franklin in Brooklyn — is shutting its doors.
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