Image via Siempre Verde Community Garden Facebook page.

Council Member Chin Offers Tentative Support For Siempre Verde Garden


The Lo-Down Magazine: October 2014

Essex Crossing conceptual rendering. SHoP Architects.

Plans Filed For 24-Story Essex Crossing Tower; 14 Screen Theater Planned (Updated)

Morning Reads: Landlord Shaming, Two Years After Sandy, CBGB Photos

City Council member Margaret Chin’s law publicly shaming bad landlords is signed by the mayor (NYT).

Two years after Hurricane Sandy, a journalism project to …

86 Delancey St.

Plans Filed For 12-Story Building at Delancey and Orchard Streets

Pier 42 renderings by Mathews Nielsen.

Pier 42 Park Plans To Be Unveiled October 21

Pier 42 fall festival 2014. Photo by: Hester Street Collaborative.

East River Park Celebration Coming Up Saturday

Morning Reads: Affordable Housing Plan, Bowery Mission Needs Help, NYC is a TV Set

The mayor’s mandatory inclusionary housing plan is likely to stick with a 20% “affordable” threshold, while eliminating subsidies (Crain’s).

City Council member Margaret Chin debates …


Community Activists Celebrate Victory in the Battle For Former Community Center


Fire Truck Blows Tire on Delancey Street: 3 Injured, Shop Window Shattered

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Seward Park Suffers From Neglect; Local Group Forms Conservancy


Sales Launch Today For Cantilivered Condo at 100 Norfolk St.

Morning Reads: Rent Stabilized Holdout, Bikes & Grease Do Not Mix, Pregnant Bar Hoax

Rory Dennis is clinging to his rent stabilized East 6th Street apartment for dear life (Post).

Clinton Street grease spill gets the best of cyclists …

Siempre Verde Community Garden, Stanton Street.

Petition Launched to Save Siempre Verde Garden From Development

New rendering of Earthship at 61 Pitt St. Courtesy: Michael Reynolds

New Design Emerges For Earthship Sustainable Home at 61 Pitt St.