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Remembering Adela Ferguson of Casa Adela

It’s a big loss for Loisaida. Friends, loved ones and loyal customers today are remembering Adela Ferguson, the beloved owner of Casa Adela on Avenue C. …

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Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018 | John Maher took this photo in Corlears Hook Park this past Friday. | Weather: Snow showers expected this afternoon with a high of 38. | If you would like to share a neighborhood picture with us, send it to: or tag us on Instagram at #LoDownNY

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Cops Search For Suspects in Armed Robbery at 127 Rivington St.

Cops from the 7th Precinct are looking for three suspects in an armed robbery at the LES Mini-Mart & Grocery, 127 Rivington St., Saturday evening (Jan. 13) just after 10 p.m. …

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CM Margaret Chin Celebrates Inauguration, Recalls Coming to America 55 Years Ago

City Council member Margaret Chin was sworn in last Tuesday evening, 55 years to the day that she arrived in New York City as an immigrant from Hong Kong. …

Bobby Zarin, Jill Zarin, David Zarin; December 2015. Photos courtesy of Zarin Fabrics/Andrew Werner.

Bobby Zarin of Zarin Fabrics Dies at the Age of 71

Bobby Zarin, the second generation owner of the Lower East Side’s Zarin Fabrics, has lost a long battle with cancer. …

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Monday, Jan. 15, 2018 – Martin Luther KIng Jr. Day | Here’s a beautiful photo taken by Pat Arnow in East River Park on Friday. | Weather: A mix of sun and clouds with a high of 31. It’s 21 right now but it feels like 6. | It’s a national holiday. All government offices and schools closed. | Here are some of today’s events honoring the legacy of Dr. King. Here on the Lower East Side, the Manny Cantor Center is sponsoring a MLK Day of Service.

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Jarmulowsky Bank Project Seeks $73.5 Million in Funding From Foreign Investor Program

The restoration of the historic Jarmulowsky Bank Building at 9 Orchard St. has been going on for years, and plans to open a new luxury hotel there have been shrouded in secrecy. …

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Allegedly Drunk Driver Indicted on Manslaughter Charges After Chinatown Crash

The 22-year-old man who crashed his car near the Manhattan Bridge last month, killing a teenage passenger, was indicted yesterday. …

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Cops Save Man Who Fell on Tracks at Delancey Street Station

Two police officers came to the rescue of a man who fell onto the tracks at the Delancey Street Station early Thursday. …

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Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 | Dhiren Khemlani caught this misty bridge scene. | Weather: Rain through the day and evening with high winds and a high of 50. Tomorrow look for rain early, then some afternoon sunshine and a high of 46. Mostly sunny of Sunday with a high of 32. | If you would like to share a neighborhood picture with us, send it to: or tag us on Instagram at #LoDownNY


Ask About Our Senior Move Services, Sponsored by Karpoff Affiliates

Karpoff Affiliates is your single stop for senior move services & real estate brokerage needs. If you or a family member cannot live on your own, or need to modify your home to meet your current and future needs, as a senior move manager, we can help. …

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Gotham Details Plan For Norfolk Street Site; More on That Bogus Rivington House Link

Representatives of the Chinese American Planning Council (CPC) and the Gotham Organization, a New York City-based developer, outlined plans last night for a huge new project on the site of Beth Hamedrash Hagadol (BHH), the fire-ravaged Norfolk Street synagogue. …

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Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018 | Hanging out on Essex Street with the big guy. | Weather: Mostly cloudy skies today with a high of 51. | If you would like to share a neighborhood picture with us, send it to: or tag us on Instagram at #LoDownNY

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The Dancer, a New Spot For Cocktails, Opens Tonight at 202 Clinton St.

Get to know that red door! Tonight is opening night for The Dancer, a new project from the Eastwood crew. …

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State Liquor Authority Rejects Sons of Essex Team in Bid For 200 Allen St. Permit

The State Liquor Authority rejected an application today for a big new venue that had been in-the-works at 200 Allen St. …