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Can Small, Independent Businesses Survive in an Increasingly Corporate World?

It’s an issue gaining momentum throughout New York City. On the Lower East Side, one of the city’s last authentic neighborhoods, the question is particuarly resonant. …

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Support Our Small Business Campaign + Get Your Hands on Some Awesome Rewards!

We want to take a moment this morning to update you on the progress of our Small Business Survival Campaign. It’s our crowdfunding effort …

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Lower East Side Synagogues Hold Open Houses This Coming Weekend



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Seniors Combine Memory With Movement to Create “Moving Stories” at Manny Cantor

Moving Stories, an interactive project for senior citizens, brings some authentic flair to the idea of neighborhood walking tours. Created by local artist and …

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Robert Cordero Named New Executive Director of Grand St. Settlement

Grand St. Settlement is set to announce this morning the appointment of Robert Cordero as its new executive director. He comes to the large …

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Report: David Chen is Fired by Chinese American Planning Council



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Arts Watch: What To Do in May

Here are the highlighted events from our May events calendar, coming out in the latest edition of The Lo-Down’s print magazine next week: …

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Saint Mary’s Gift Shop Mother’s Day Open House is Today

Our friends at Saint Mary’s on Grand are hosting a Mother’s Day Open House Thursday, April 30th, from 4 pm – 8 pm. Their …

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Tenement Museum’s 97 Orchard St. in “Desperate Need of Care,” Fundraising Campaign Launched (Updated)



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Lower East Side History Month Kicks Off in May



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New Community Board 3 Members Appointed



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Holocaust Survivors Honored on 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Buchenwald

Holocaust survivors and their families were honored yesterday at the Manny Cantor Center in a Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day) program commemorating the 70th Anniversary …

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Arts Watch: What To Do in April

Here are the highlighted events from our April events calendar, coming out in the latest edition of The Lo-Down’s print magazine this week. …

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You’re Invited: SPaCE Block Association Meeting Wednesday Night



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Sponsored Post: Join the Lower East Side Ecology Center for Free eWaste Recycling

Join the Lower East Side Ecology Center for free eWaste Recycling right in our neighborhood, and avoid a fine!

This Sunday March 29th, find …