Breaking: Appeals Court Overturns Sheldon Silver’s Conviction on Corruption Charges

A federal appeals court this morning overturned former Lower East Side Assemblyman Sheldon Silver’s 2015 conviction on federal corruption charges. …

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Bicyclist Injured in Collision on Canal Street

A taxi driver struck a bicyclist in Chinatown this morning. …

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Police Ask For Help in Finding Missing Elderly Lower East Side Resident

Police have put out a bulletin after the disappearance of Yulun Zeng, an 80-year-old local resident. …

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Small Fire on Catherine Street Quickly Put Out This Morning

Thanks to Jessica Delfino for this photo from 1 Catherine St. (that’s between East Broadway and Division Street).

The fire department this morning responded …

Fire at Beth Hamedrash Hagadol, May 14. Photo by Richard Brennan.

More Images From the Fire at Beth Hamedrash Hagadol

Thanks to Lo-Down readers for sending along these dramatic images and video. …

Photo by Rich Caplan.

Latest Developments: Fire at Beth Hamedrash Hagadol

We have more details on tonight’s devastating fire at Beth Hamedrash Hagadol, the 167-year-old synagogue building at 60 Norfolk St. More than 100 firefighters fought the blaze, which broke out just before 7 p.m. …


Video & Photos: Fire at Beth Hamedrash Hagadol

Here are more photos and video from the scene of the huge fire that broke out tonight at Beth Hamedrash Hagadol, the historic synagogue at 60 Norfolk St. We’re told that the fire is just about out at this point but …


Breaking: Fire at Beth Hamedrash Hagadol Synagogue

Firefighters are battling to save what’s left of Beth Hamedrash Hagadol, the historic synagogue at 60 Norfolk St. You can see and smell the smoke from blocks away on the Lower East Side tonight. …


View From Above: Madison Street Sinkhole

Jereme Taylor just sent along this amazing shot of the sinkhole that has opened up on Madison Street, near Rutgers Street. Emergency crews are …

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Woman Celebrating 21st Birthday Killed in Williamsburg Bridge Crash (Updated)

A woman celebrating her 21st birthday was killed in a horrible crash overnight on the Williamsburg Bridge. …

Grand Street near Columbia Street; March 7, 2017.

Pedestrian Struck on Grand Street Tonight (Updated)

A pedestrian was struck this evening on Grand Street and transported to Bellevue Hospital. The accident occurred between Columbia Street and East Broadway. It …

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Missing: 80-Year-Old Resident of Catherine Street

Police have put out an alert this morning for a missing man on the Lower East Side.

He’s 80-year-old Yulen Zeng, who was last …

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Taxi Catches Fire on Manhattan Bridge

A taxi burst into flames on the Manhattan Bridge earlier today. While the accident caused major traffic delays, no one was injured. …


Breaking: Pedestrian Killed On Williamsburg Bridge (Updated)

#BREAKING#Brooklyn bound #WilliamsburgBridge shut down after man killed. @News12BK

— Katie Lusso (@KatieLusso) November 1, 2016

Police shut down the Williamsburg Bridge …


MTA Bus Strikes and Kills 73-Year-Old Woman Near Columbia Street (Updated)

A woman… was struck and killed by an MTA bus on the Lower East Side

— New York Daily News …