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Looking Downtown After the Rain

Good morning. Sometimes those dreary winter rain days end like this. @maudelizabethnyc took this photo before the weekend from Stuy Town.


Police Say 8-Month-Old Child Killed By Father on the Lower East Side

A man from the Bronx has been arrested in connection with the death of his 8-month old son on the Lower East Side this …

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Under the Bridge

Good morning! David Sierra goes urban exploring under the Manhattan Bridge.


On Essex Street

Good morning! Here’s what it looked like the other day after the sidewalk came down on Essex Street, alongside the new home of the …

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Local Groups Try to Boost Turnout For Wednesday Hearing on East River Storm Barrier

Local residents and community organizations are trying to get the word out for tomorrow’s City Council oversight hearing on revised plans for a flood barrier along the East River. …

Community Board 3's January 2018 meeting.

Applications Open For Manhattan’s Community Boards

If you’re interested in joining your local community board, now is the time. The Manhattan Borough President just opened applications. …

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Welcome Aboard!

Good morning! And happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day. David Sierra took this photo on Madison Street, outside Northeast Lobster, the seafood wholesaler.

Photo by Amy Robinson.

Signs of Change in Seward Park

Seward Park is now officially a “Work in Progress.” …

Lower East Side Links

–After 121 years as a print publication, The Forward will go digital only in the spring. [New York Post]

–The city will launch its proposed …


Sunrise Over the East River

Good morning! Puma Perl captured the sun coming up on the Lower East Side yesterday.


Third Street Music School to Host Martin Luther King Day Celebration

Our friends at Third Street Music School are hosting a free Martin Luther King day celebration on Monday, January 21, from 12 – 2pm. …

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Interested in Serving on Your Community Education Council? Info Session Jan. 31

An information session is coming up for anyone interested in running for a seat on the city’s community education councils. It’s being sponsored by …

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A Quiet Day on Doyers Street

Good morning! Today’s photo is by David Sierra.


Group Art Show Opens Sunday in Newly Renovated Gallery at Stanton Street Shul

Coming up this weekend at the Stanton Street Shul, it’s the opening of a group art show curated by David Wander. “The Stanton 11″ …


Lower East Side Sunrise, Jan. 7, 2019

Good morning! Puma Perl took this photo at sunrise earlier in the week.