Even temporary outdoor restaurant areas are stretching skyward in Manhattan — with an East Village eatery getting busted Friday trying to build a duplex dining shed.

“What the actual f***? A 2 Floor shed being built!” tweeted downtown community group LES Dwellers along with photos of the elaborate-looking wooden sidewalk setup being built outside The Izakaya NYC on East 4th Street.

LES Dwellers confirmed that an official complaint had been lodged, and it also got the attention of at least one city council member.

“This is insane,” tweeted Margaret Chin, whose district is further downtown than the eatery, with

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HOLLADAY, Utah (ABC4) – Coming off of an extremely challenging year for food trucks, and as acts of violence and hatred towards Asian-Americans continue to bubble across the country, some truck owners are banding together to create a positive and delicious atmosphere.

On July 13, a handful of Asian-owned food trucks will gather together for an Asian Food Truck Festival at the SOHO Food Park in Holladay, in partnership with the Asian American Collegiate Alliance.

Ethan Hirabayashi of the AACA, came up with the idea as a way

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