A banner is up at 75 Atlantic Avenue heralding the upcoming arrival of a Subway sandwich outlet. Earlier this year, the chain was thrown a high elbow by competitor Arby’s who attacked the chain for slicing its cold cuts in Iowa before shipping it out to stores.
On another note, we uncovered some “hidden history” of the address. In 1892, it was the home of one Edward Murphy a man who the New York Times reported was responsible for starting a minor riot between Irish and Italian dock workers at the old Woodruff Stores on Joralemon Street.
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