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Officials Allocate $7 Million For Brooklyn Bridge Beach

Local officials gathered along the East River this morning to announce they have set aside $7 million to develop a beach and park under the …

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Asian Film Festival at Museum of Chinese in America Tomorrow

Chinatown’s Museum of Chinese in America will be hosting Asian CineVision’s 36th Asian American International Film Festival tomorrow starting at 5 p.m. A special program”For …

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3-on-3 Basketball Tournament at Columbus Park this Weekend

Chinatown, a hot spot for New York’s Asian community, is going to get hotter this weekend as a big 3-on-3-basketball tournament comes to Columbus Park …

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New York Mini Volleyball Tournament is Held on the Lower East Side

The summer heatwave was no match for hundreds of athletes from across the United States and Canada as the the 26th annual New York Mini …

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Photos: New Museum Block Party 2013

This past weekend, the New Museum hosted its annual “Block Party” in Sara D. Roosevelt Park, where a DJ, performers as well as interactive art …

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More on This Morning’s Fire at 83 Elizabeth St.

Just back from the fire on Elizabeth St. Here’s the latest.



Elizabeth Street bike share location.

Citi Bike Feedback Session: Requests for More Service, and Concerns

Business owners and local residents turned out to tell a subcommittee of Community Board 3 and the Department of Transporation’s Colleen Chattergoon what they think …

Rizzo's Fine Pizza Co. is due to open soon at 17 Clinton St.

Rizzo’s Fine Pizza Co. Joining Clinton Street’s Restaurant Row

An Astoria institution opens an LES outpost this summer.



Liquor License Applicants Go Before CB3 Committee Tonight

Tonight, the State Liquor Authoritiy subcommittee of Community Board 3 will consider this month’s applications from local bars and restaurants seeking new licenses, renewals and …

Fire officials believe an explosion in the rear of the beauty parlor ignited the blaze. Photo by Jessica Mai.

Update on Pike Street Fire: Officials Detail Scene, Injuries

Authorities at the scene of this afternoon’s Pike Street explosion and fire offered a few details about the incident at a press conference a little …

Trapeze School New York Hopes to Fly on the LES

Flying classes at the trapeze school. (Photo Courtesy of Trapeze School New York)

Just last week Hamilton Fish Park’s outdoor pool opened its summer …

Steve Nash’s Showdown in Chinatown Returns to Sara D. Roosevelt Park

Steve Nash’s sixth annual Showdown NYC.

Things heated up fast at Sara D. Roosevelt Park, on Chrystie and Stanton Streets, last night when the …

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Hamilton Fish Swimming Pool Opens Today!

One day before the summer season begins at Hamilton Fish Pool.

Summer is now in full-swing. Today the city opens its outdoor pools, including …

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New “Wayfinder” Sign System Introduced in Chinatown

This week marks the first installation of a new WalkNYC program, a comprehensive “wayfinding” sign system, to help both New Yorkers and tourists navigate through …

Taylor Lautner on the Lower East Side!

Taylor Lautner takes it easy between scenes. Photos by thelodownny.com.

Taylor Lautner was spotted on Eldridge and Delancey streets, today, filming his new movie, …