East Broadway this morning. Photo by Julie Huang.

Emergency Units on the Scene of Manhole Fire at 138 East Broadway

Thanks to Lo-Down readers Paul Cackler and Julie Huang for sending along photos from the scene on East Broadway this morning, where the block between Rutgers and Pike Street has been closed off due to a manhole fire. …

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Sheldon Silver Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison

Former Lower East Assemblyman Sheldon Silver was sentenced this afternoon to 12 years in prison for federal corruption crimes. …

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Photos: Crane Crashed Into 133 Essex St.

There was some excitement on Essex Street this afternoon and evening. A crane tipped into a condo building, 133 Essex St., the “man lift” …

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Construction Crane Tipped on Essex Street

It looks like a crane has tipped onto a building at 133 Essex St., near Rivington. Emergency vehicles are on the scene where the …

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AndrewAndrew’s Lo-Down Chow Down: Speedy Romeo

We sent our friends AndrewAndrew to check out Speedy Romeo, the new wood-fired pizza and grill on Clinton Street. Here is their excellent review…



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Man Struck, Killed By F Train in East Broadway Station (Updated)

A man was struck and killed this morning by a northbound F train in the East Broadway station. It happened at about 9:30 a.m. …

Allen Street at Pike Street. Photo by Zach Bommer.

Photos: Traffic Accident on Allen Street This Morning

Allen Street at Canal Street. Photo by Zach Bommer.

Earlier this morning, TLD readers sent along photos from Allen Street, at Canal Street, where …

Sheldon Silver leaves the courthouse in Lower Manhattan during his trial.

Breaking: Sheldon Silver Found Guilty on All Charges (Updating Continuously)

Sheldon Silver leaves the courthouse in Lower Manhattan during his trial.

A jury this afternoon found Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver guilty on …

Sheldon Silver leaves the courthouse in Lower Manhattan during his trial.

Another Juror in the Sheldon Silver Trial Wants Out (Updated 11:54 a.m.)



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Missing Person: Christine Gabriel Disappeared on the Lower East Side Thursday



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Missing: 81 Year-Old Resident of the Baruch Houses With Alzheimer’s



Cherry Street at Rutgers Slip.

Breaking: Water Main Break Alongside Cherry Street Extell Site



Photo by Alex Valencia.

Fire on Norfolk Street Leaves Businesses, Residents Without Power



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Pedestrian Killed After Being Struck By Truck on Canal Street Near Manhattan Bridge



Photo by Mark Lewis Glickman.

Photo: Flash Flood on FDR Drive