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Things to Do on the Lower East Side This Week

Events happening April 25-May 3. …

Canal Street, Baxter Street and Walker Street.

“Gateways to Chinatown” Project Now Accepting Applications

Applications are now being accepted for “Gateways to Chinatown,” a new program to create a “symbolic and functional landmark” to a high profile intersection in Chinatown. …

Image: P.R.O. – Peterson Rich Office.

25,000 Square Foot Galerie Perrotin Opens at 130 Orchard St. on April 27

Galerie Perrotin has announced an opening date for it’s huge new gallery in the Beckenstein Building at 130 Orchard St. …

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Local Resident Neal Young Helms Blue Hill Troupe Cast of “City of Angels”

Actor and local resident Neal Young is taking the lead in The Blue Hill Troupe‘s upcoming production of “City of Angels,” at El Teatro …

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Graphic Novelist Dash Shaw’s Debut Feature Film Opens at the Metrograph This Weekend

If you like the idea of graphic novels, creative animation and high school sagas told by the Adult Swim generation all mashed up together, you might like this: We’re giving away tickets to My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea, a new animated feature from Dash Shaw… …

Photos by Luis Rivera.

Fish of the Day From the East River + Fashion Tips From Luis Guzman

Now that’s a big catch from the East River. …

Image: My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea.

Happening This Week on the Lower East Side

Events April 11-18. …

Katz's Deli photo by Karla and James Murray.

Capturing Vanishing LES Storefronts With James & Karla Murray

James & Karla Murray, local photographers dedicated to the preservation of NYC storefronts, are preparing to host a workshop series this spring and summer. …

Essex Street Market. Photo courtesy of Feed Me a Story.

“Feed Me a Story” Ends Run in Essex Street Market

This past Sunday we stopped by the Essex Street Market for a farewell brunch hosted by the team behind Feed Me a Story. …

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There’s a David Lynch Art Tribute Show Happening This Weekend

In the middle of the second season of Twin Peaks, after discovering a petroglyph (a rock carving or painting) inside a place known as The Owl Cave, Special Agent Dale Cooper tells Sherriff Harry S. Truman, “I have no idea where this will lead us. But I have a definite feeling it will be a place both wonderful and strange.” …