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Bowery Mission Serves Thousands of Thanksgiving Meals

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Why It’s Raining Christmas Trees On The L.E.S.

Christmas came a bit early to hundreds of Lower East Side residents courtesy of the Hallmark Channel which donated 559 fir trees to the Educational Alliance’s Boys and Girls Club. …

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Sponsored Post: Drop In For Class at Manny Cantor Fitness Center

Crazed for classes? Manny Cantor Fitness Center is opening our exciting roster of group exercise offerings to the community. If you want to spice …

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Stanton Street Shul Holds Installation Event For Rabbi Aviad Bodner

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Grand Street Settlement Planning Think Cafe + Senior Center at Essex Crossing


Grand Street Settlement Counts Down to 100th Anniversary

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Houston Street Center Holds Community Feedback Event, Launches Survey


Mental Health Film Festival Comes to Village East Cinema on Saturday

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4th Annual LUNGS Harvest Arts Festival in the Gardens Happens Next Weekend

The 4th Annual LUNGS (Loisaida United Neighborhood Gardens) Harvest Arts Festival in the Gardens will take place in 38 community gardens across the Lower East Side on Saturday, September 26 and Sunday, September 27, 2015. …


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 September 20th, find …

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Video: Two Bridges Neighborhood Council Celebrates 60 Years

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Bea Arthur Residence, Home For LGBT Youth, Takes Shape at 222 East 13th St.

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“Moving Stories” Final Performance is Tonight

The Manny Cantor Center is hosting a screening and final performance for the conclusion of the Moving Stories project that local seniors have been …

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Steve Nash’s Chinatown Showdown Happens Next Week

The Lo-Down: Small Business Survival

There’s One Day Left to Pledge Your Support For Our Small Business Survival Campaign

Our campaign isn’t over just yet. We have until 11:00 p.m. TONIGHT to continue raising funds for this important coverage. While we’ve met our initial funding objective, additional support will not only facilitate more in-depth reporting but it will send a strong message that saving small business is a top priority on the Lower East Side. Keep spreading the word – no contribution is too small! …