marble cemetery

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017 | Tessa Huxley took this photo at the Marble Cemetery. | Weather: Sunny vut very windy today and a high …

amy velez

Lower East Side Voices: “The Land Belongs to All of Us”

We’re continuing our series today, Lower East Side Voices, in which we talk with local immigrants about their experiences in this country and about the Trump administration’s immigration policies. …

grand street snow

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 | On Clinton Street and East Broadway yesterday, the city got around to removing at least some of the blackened …

crosby street

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Monday, March 20, 2017 | @joana_m_l took this photo on Crosby Street after the storm. Welcome to the first day of spring! | Weather: …

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Friday, March 17, 2017 – Happy St. Patrick’s Day | Joshua Wind took this photo of the area around Essex Street and East Broadway …

vladeck houses snow

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Thursday, March 16, 2017 | Here’s a snowy view of the Vladeck Houses from Joel Raskin. | Weather: Partly cloudy and windy today with …

chinatown snow

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017 | Karina Cherfas took this photo in Chinatown. | Weather: A mix of sun and clouds today with high winds, …

grand street

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017 | Welcome to your snow day. Here’s the scene on Grand Street this morning. | We’re expecting 4-8 inches before …

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Monday, March 13, 2017 | Dusk on the Lower East Side… Adrian Jones took this photo over the weekend. | Weather: A mix of …

chinatown

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Thursday, March 9, 2017 | Here was the scene in Kimlau Square at the end of East Broadway yesterday afternoon. | Weather: Sunny but …

knickerbocker village

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Wednesday, March 8, 2017 – International Women’s Day | David Sierra took this photo a few days ago of the gates at Knickerbocker Village. …

"The Terrifying" is comign to Abrons Arts Center.

Things to Do on the Lower East Side This Week

Here’s what happening March 7-14 in the neighborhood. …

river run

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Tuesday, March 7, 2017 | On this gray and soggy morning we choose to dream of blue skies. Shonelle Cooper-Caplan took this photo on …

early spring

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Monday, March 6, 2017 | You’ve probably noticed trees blooming in a few spots throughout the neighborhood. It’s a little early for that! Tessa …

Rivington House, 45 Rivington St.

Open Letter to Elizabeth Street Garden Group: Please Cancel Your Rivington House Action (Updated)

A community group, Friends of Elizabeth Street Garden, has scheduled a rally at Rivington House facility this morning to, as their Facebook invite explains, “Wake up Mayor Bill de Blasio and Council member Margaret Chin” to the lost opportunity for affordable housing at the former nursing home. This event is not sitting well with other local activists, who have been advocating for the return of Rivington House for many months. …