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What’s Up With That Abandoned Building? The Mysterious Case of 341 Grand St.

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Opinion | Harassment of Lower East Side Tenants Illustrates Desperate Need For Buildings Dept. Reforms

Medina pointing out sloppy garbage-handling at one neighborhood building.

On the Front Lines of the Lower East Side Rat Wars


Black Cat Cafe Relaunches Today With An Artist-Friendly Vibe

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Some Lower East Side Park Projects Receive Funding, While Others Languish

2012 Lunar New Year Parade, Chinatown. Photo by thelodownny.com.

Chinatown Y Offers Free Lunar New Year Celebration on Saturday

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“Made in the Lower East Side” Leads Collaboration Panel Tonight

Zafis Luncheaonette, 500 Grand St.

Starting April 1, Zafis Offers Dinner Service Until 9 p.m.

"I Love Lower East Side" by Andriy Prokopenko.

Thanks to Our 2013 Annual Sponsors!

“I Love Lower East Side” by Andriy Prokopenko.

As 2013 draws to a close, we would like to thank the more than 50 advertisers …

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Coleman Playground. Photo by David Sierra.

Today we pause to salute our war heroes; it’s Veterans Day.  Mostly sunny and 53 to start the …

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Folk Singer Willy Mason Returns to Rockwood Tomorrow Night

Singer/songwriter Willy Mason is coming to Rockwood Music Hall tomorrow night. TLD contributor Flora Theden caught up with him in the past few days for …

LES History: A Look Back at the Bowery “Blue Book”

Sleeping it off under the El [or whatever] in 1932, photographer Berenice Abbott.

The following column was written by TLD contributor Eric Ferrara of the …

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The Lo-Down Magazine – April 2013

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My LES: Joe DiNoto

This feature spotlights a wide variety of people who live and work on the Lower East Side. This month, we are featuring Joe …

Op/Ed: Magee Responds to LaValva on Seaport Concerns

Editor’s note: A short time ago, we posted an Op/Ed from New Amsterdam Market founder Robert LaValva concerning the future of the old Fulton Fish …