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Henry Street Settlement Holds Town Hall Meeting on Sunday

Coming up on Sunday, Henry Street Settlement is hosting a town hall meeting to find out what issues matter most to people on the …

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(Photos) Lower East Side Pickle Day 2017

As usual, it was packed at the annual Lower East Side Pickle Day festival yesterday. Unusually warm October weather brought out the masses for …

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Planning Session For Stanton Building Revival Takes Place Oct. 25

Coming up on Oct. 25, there will be a public visioning session to develop ideas for the Stanton Building, a Parks Department facility in Sara D. Roosevelt Park. …

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Benefit Concert For Puerto Rico in East River Park Oct. 22

There have been a lot of local efforts to help the people of Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Here’s a big fundraiser coming up Sunday, Oct. 22 in the East River Park Bandshell. …

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Lower East Side Pickle Day 2017 is Coming Up Sunday, Oct. 15

What’s wrong with this photo? Unless pickle impersonators were roaming the Lower East Side a century ago, we think someone’s been having fun with Photoshop. It’s a sure sign that LES Pickle Day is right around the corner. …

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Next Lowline Community Advisory Board Meeting Oct. 11

The next meeting of the Lowline Community Advisory Board is coming up Oct. 11 at Grand Street Settlement. …

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Lower East Side History Buffs Beware: Urban Archive Scavenger Hunt Sept. 22

If you love to delve into the incredible history of the Lower East Side, you’ll want to know about The Hunt – LES, taking place Sept. 22. …

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Caveat, A Salon-Style Event Space, Takes Over at 21A Clinton St.

A new team has moved into the performance space at 21A Clinton St. (formerly The Living Theatre and most recently the C.O.W. Theatre) offering …

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FilmShop Collective Hosts Annual Screening Party at Rough Trade This Saturday

If you’re looking for a fun film screening and live music event that includes a.c. this weekend, FilmShop, a local filmmakers collective, is hosting …

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“Total Independence BBQ” at the Hester Street Fair on Saturday

You can get an early jump on the Fourth of July holiday tomorrow (Saturday) at the Hester Street Fair.

The team will be hosting …

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Blood Drive to Be Held Wednesday on the Lower East Side

LoHo Realty and the New York Blood Center will be holding a blood drive tomorrow (Wednesday) in the community room of the Seward Park …

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Egg Rolls, Egg Creams & Empanadas Festival – Sunday on Eldridge Street

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We’re definitely in the midst of prime outdoor festival season. One of the Lower East Side’s most popular …

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Happening on the Lower East Side This Week

Your holiday weekend guide… …

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(Photos) Essex Street Market Block Party 2017

It was time to party on Essex Street this past saturday. …

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Happening This Week on the Lower East Side

The weekend is jam-packed with special events in celebration of Lower East Side History Month, and it looks like a sunny spring forecast. So let’s get started! …