Cops Evict Homeless Man From Space in Manhattan Bridge

This morning police removed a man who had been living in a compartment over the bike lane on the Manhattan Bridge. A large number …

Photos by Tim Schreier.

Photos: Chinatown’s Lunar New Year Parade

Photos by Tim Schreier.

It was a gorgeous day (how things change in 24 hours) in Chinatown yesterday for the 15th annual Lunar New …

Photos by Tim Schreier.

It’s the Year of the Horse! Scenes From the Chinese Firecracker Festival

Photos by Tim Schreier.

In Chinatown, Chinese New Year celebrations are in full swing. Check out Tim Schreir’s photos from today’s firecracker festival in …

2013 Lunar New Year Parade in Chinatown.  Photo by Tim Schreier.

Chinese New Year: Firecracker Ceremony and Parade Coming Up This Week



paul lee

Memorial Services Set For Chinatown Activist Paul Lee This Week



Screen Shot 2014-01-02 at 4.12.41 PM

Report Details Strategies For Bolstering Chinatown/LES Affordable Housing

For the past several years, a coalition known as the Chinatown Working Group has been trying to come up with a long-range plan for the …

Private Danny Chen.

City Council Co-Names Section of Elizabeth Street “Private Danny Chen Way”

The City Council has voted to co-name of section of Elizabeth Street in memory of Army Private Danny Chen.



281 Grand St.

281 Grand Street: Sold For $8 Million Four Months Ago; On the Market Now For $13 Million

Here’s a curious real estate listing.  A 15,000 square foot tenement building, 281 Grand St., is on the market for $13 million, $5 million above …

hqdefault

Video: Serial Jewelry Store Robbers in Chinatown

Police are searching for several suspects responsible for robberies at jewelry stores in Manhattan’s Chinatown and the Chinatowns in Brooklyn and Queens.



50 Bowery; November 6, 2013.

Followup: Possible Revolutionary War-Era Relics at 50 Bowery

It’s been about three weeks since photos first surfaced indicating that remnants from the Revolutionary War-era Bull’s Head Tavern might still lay below 50 Bowery, …

Fairfield by Marriott, 95 Henry St.

Fairfield by Marriott Opens at 95 Henry St. This Month

A new hotel — with a large Chinese grocery on the ground floor — is scheduled to debut any day now on the border of …

Pell Street, Chinatown.

Chinatown Working Group Asks Residents to Complete Survey

The leadership of the Chinatown Working Group, a community planning organization, asked us to help get the word out about its “resident survey.” 



beginnings 2

Asian Film Festival at Museum of Chinese in America Tomorrow

Chinatown’s Museum of Chinese in America will be hosting Asian CineVision’s 36th Asian American International Film Festival tomorrow starting at 5 p.m. A special program”For Youth …

08 STREETBALL BODYING UP ON D

3-on-3 Basketball Tournament at Columbus Park this Weekend

Chinatown, a hot spot for New York’s Asian community, is going to get hotter this weekend as a big 3-on-3-basketball tournament comes to Columbus Park …

62296_10153034713520717_118253997_n

New York Mini Volleyball Tournament is Held on the Lower East Side

The summer heatwave was no match for hundreds of athletes from across the United States and Canada as the the 26th annual New York Mini Volleyball …