abate center ribbon cutting

Lower East Side Clinic Named For Catherine M. Abate

Pier 42 fall festival 2014. Photo by: Hester Street Collaborative.

East River Park Celebration Coming Up Saturday

Dunham and Jonze work the crowd at last year's Lowline anti-gala. Photo by Patrick McLeod.

Want to Party with the Lowline? Here’s a Discount Offer For Next Month’s Anti-Gala After Party

Bridge Walk 2013. Photo: Chinatown YMCA.

Chinatown YMCA Bridge Walk Takes Place Saturday Morning

L.E.S. Ecology Center

Sponsored Post: Join the L.E.S. Ecology Center for Free E-Waste Recycling

This Sunday, September 14th, find the Ecology Center set up on the north side of Tompkins Square Park, on Avenue A between E9th and …

Rivington House.

Op-Ed: Our “Separation Delusion” and Its Consequences

Editor’s note: The following op-ed was submitted to The Lo-Down by K Webster, a community organizer and long-time resident of the Lower East Side. We …

Image via NYLAG's Facebook page.

Free Mobile Legal Clinic Coming to Chinatown, Lower East Side (Updated)


Sadonte Foundation Holds Memorial Baseball Tournament Saturday

It has been about a year-and-a-half since Raphael Sadonte Ward, a 16-year old resident of the Baruch Houses, was shot and killed by another …

The Bridgerunners participate in EmblemHealth's "Live Healthy" program and meet every Wednesday and walk or run to different parks each week.

“Live Healthy” Classes Bring Outdoor Fitness and Diet Tips to the L.E.S.

The Bridgerunners participate in EmblemHealth’s “Live Healthy” program and meet every Wednesday during the summer.

Contributor Viviane Eng recently checked in on a few …

National Night Out 2014

Photos: National Night Out Celebrations Around the LES

Last night, we visited a few locations across the neighborhood, where local precincts were taking part in National Night Out Against Crime.

Photo via CPC Facebook page/Phil Gim.

Chinese-American Planning Council Celebrates 50 Years

Rivington House, 45 Rivington St.

Rivington House Nursing Facility is Closing in November

Actor Luis Guzman paid a visit to the East River playing fields to check in on the Lady Furies.

Actor Luis Guzman Hangs Out With Lady Furies Softball Team


You’re Invited: New Museum’s Block Party on Saturday

Photo credit: Henry Street Settlement.

GrowNYC Youthmarket Returns to Grand Street Thursday

Farm-fresh produce returns to Grand Street for the season. …