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NYPD’s 7th Precinct to Host Blood Drive Tomorrow

From our in box: Our local police precinct (the Seventh) will host a blood drive tomorrow, Thursday, Jan. 19, from 12pm – 6pm. The precinct …

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The No Pants Subway Ride Returns This Sunday

Just in time to snap us out of our January doldrums, the annual No Pants Subway Ride returns for its 16th year. What started …

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AndrewAndrew and Koneko Cat Cafe Team Up for Drunk Haiku

If you’re looking for a break from your obligatory holiday parties, here’s a unique event that offers some downtime with sake, cats and poetry, all …

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Good Morning!

Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016 | Here’s a photo of the Essex Crossing construction site from Delancey Street by Zach Mortensen. | Weather: Time for …

Image courtesy of: Blavatnik Archive Foundation.

Museum at Eldridge Street Opens Exhibit of Early 20th Century Postcards From the Lower East Side

A fascinating exhibition opens tomorrow evening at the Museum at Eldridge Street. …

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–“There’s an all-out war brewing between the Hells Angels and city cops — who swarmed the notorious bikers’ clubhouse Tuesday as payback for refusing to …

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Screening of “Who Killed Vincent Chin” at Chatham Square Library Dec. 17

Next Saturday, December 17, the Chatham Square Library will screen a 16mm print of the film Who Killed Vincent Chin? with a special guest, …

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Up Next Week, Two Events For Historical Food Enthusiasts

Next Wednesday, two local museums present two different mouthwatering takes on culinary history: the Tenement Museum looks at “Eight Flavors: The Untold Story …

Pipilotti Rist, Open My Glade (Flatten), 2000 (still). Single-channel video installa­tion, silent, color; 9 min. © Pipilotti Rist. Courtesy the artist, Hauser & Wirth, and Luhring Augustine. Photo: Maris Hutchinson / EPW Studio, courtesy New Museum, New York.

“Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest” Opens at the New Museum

Pipilotti Rist, Open My Glade (Flatten), 2000 (still). Single-channel video installa­tion, silent, color; 9 min. © Pipilotti Rist. Courtesy the artist, Hauser & Wirth, …

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LES Designer Robert James Rolls Out Anti-Trump Tee Shirts

Local menswear designer Robert James isn’t hiding his political views during this presidential campaign season. He has collaborated with artist Brian Andrew Witeley to create a limited edition graphic tee based on an actual rubbing of the gravestone. …

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Five Points Author Tyler Anbinder to Discuss New Book at Tenement Talks

Historian and author Tyler Anbinder (The Five Points) will be discussing his new book, City of Dreams: The 400-Year Epic History of Immigrant New …

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The Slipper Room Players Release Their Debut Feature Film Tomorrow

The burlesque performance art team at The Slipper Room (a.k.a. The Slipper Room Players) are officially releasing their debut film, The Cruel Tale of …

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Hanksy Presents “Surplus Candy L.A.” in New Virtual Reality Exhibit

This Friday, our favorite punster and local artist, Hanksy, offers up a virtual reality version of his Surplus Candy L.A. exhibit at 359 Grand …

Photo by Lani Lee / lanilee.com / @lanileenyc

Adopt a Pet and Get a Free Tattoo This Sunday at Grit N Glory

The ASPCA is teaming up with tattoo queen Megan Massacre this weekend to host a fun adoption/tattoo event at Grit N Glory. …

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“HERSTORY,” Looks at Chinese-American Women’s History Through a Legal Lens

The Chatham Square Library offers a unique take on the story of Chinese-American women’s history with their upcoming exhibit, “HERSTORY: Chinese-American Women, 165 Years …