210 Rivington St.

Spoke Art Opens at 210 Rivington St. With “Bob’s Burgers”

The art gallery revolving door continues to spin on the Lower East Side. Spoke Art of San Francisco has taken a space at 210 Rivington St., a building just to the west of Pitt Street. …

Rendering: Williams New York.

You Can Pick Up a Studio at Ben Shaoul’s 196 Orchard St. For Over $1 Million

Sales launched this week at 196 Orchard St., Ben Shaoul’s luxury condo project next to Katz’s Deli. …

Lower East Side Links

–A new interactive map shows where in the city affordable housing is potentially under threat. [New York Times]

–After a fire, Caracas Arepa Bar is …

2013 Rendering shows the Market Line on Sites 2, 3 and 4 of Essex Crossing.

Plans Filed For 25-Story Building on Essex Crossing Site 4

Site 4 will include 263 rental apartments and about 148,000 square feet of commercial space. …

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Police Search For Suspects in August Shooting, Robbery on Essex Street

Police continue to look for two suspects after a man was shot in the leg and robbed on Essex Street during the summer.

It …

Al Orensanz. Photo from the archives of the Angel Orensanz Foundation.

Reminder: Al Orensanz Memorial Service Takes Place Tomorrow Night

Orensanz will be remembered during an event at the Angel Orensanz Center. …

Lower East Side Links

–The Department of Buildings rarely revokes after hours permits. [The Real Deal]

–The Kansas Gallery on Rivington Street is closing. [Artforum]

–Some people are questioning …

Lowline rendering; courtesy of Raad Studio/James Ramsey.

(Exclusive) Here’s Your First Look at the Lowline Underground Park Proposal

We are publishing the full application submitted to the Economic Development Corp. earlier this year. …

Lower East Side Links

–Experts suggest possible steps to accommodate a quarter of a million daily commuters when the L Train tunnel shuts down in 2019. Among them: a …

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Good Morning!

Monday, Sept. 19, 2016 | Sara Sekine took this photo of a rainbow over Delancey Street last week. | Weather: The rain will continue …

Kareem Hamady, Julian Plyter at the Hester Street Fair in 2011.

Hester Street Fair Celebrates Home Grown Businesses on Saturday

You might recognize these guys — Kareem Hamady and Julian Plyter of Melt Bakery. …

Lower East Side Links

–The city has released a Request for Proposals for affordable housing on the Elizabeth Street Garden site. Local residents are vowing to fight the plan, …

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Followup: Proposed Delancey Street Bike Lane + Bike Parking Facility

Cyclists were overjoyed to learn yesterday about the city’s plan to create a protected bike lane on Delancey Street. The news was first reported …

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Walk Canal Street, Point Out Ideas For Improvement Tonight From 5-7

Here’s a reminder. The Lower East Side Partnership is holding a neighborhood visioning event on Canal Street between 5 and 7 tonight. A section …

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Tenement Museum Officially Kicks Off Expansion Project This Morning

The Lower East Side Tenement Museum is in the midst of a major expansion. Several weeks ago, work began on the upper floors of …