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Activists Commemorate One Year Since Hurricane Maria Hit Puerto Rico

It has been one year since Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico. To mark the event and to focus attention on the island’s continuing struggles …

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LES United Festival Takes Place on Sunday

Coming up on Sunday, it’s the 2nd Annual LES United Festival, a big back to school event. There will be book bag giveaways and …

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“Singin’ in the Rain” Tuesday Night in Seward Park

it’s been a soggy summer in New York, so maybe it’s appropriate that tomorrow night’s film in Seward Park is the 1952 classic, Singin’ in the Rain. …

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Tenant Resource Fair + HPD in Your District Coming Up Aug. 29

City Council member Margaret Chin is getting the word our for a Tenant Resource Fair + an “HPD in Your District” event coming up …

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Back to School Festival on East Broadway Today

With any luck, there will be a break in the rain this afternoon for a “Back to School” Festival on East Broadway.

The event …

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Happening Today: National Night Out on the Lower East Side

 

It’s time to party tonight with you local police precinct. Here’s a look at National Night Out festivities in the 7th, 5th and …

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Block Party Celebrates “Past, Present, Future” of SPURA

By the fall, the first phase of the Essex Crossing project in the former Seward Park Urban Renewal Area (SPURA) will be mostly completed. …

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Tonight’s Showing of Wizard of Oz in Seward Park Cancelled

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The organizers of tonight’s showing of The Wizard of Oz in Seward Park have had to cancel the event. As you’ve …

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Wizard of Oz in Seward Park July 21

The Metrograph movie theater, Seward Park Conservancy and Henry Street Settlement are teaming up once again this summer for films in Seward Park. The first showing is Saturday, July 21 — TheWizard of Oz! …

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Hester Street Fair Hosts Total Independence BBQ Saturday

If you’re looking to extend your July 4th holiday through the weekend, the Hester Street Fair is happy to oblige. The crew will be …

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Family Fun Fitness Day at Pier 35 on Saturday

One day (we hope), Pier 35 will finally open, providing the Lower East Side with a new recreational space along the East River. On …

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Lower Eats Side Festival Happens at P.S. 110 Saturday

Over at P.S. 110, they’re getting ready for a big weekend event: Lower Eats Side! There will be lots of food (family recipes from 25 countries) and music. …

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City Comptroller Holds Lower East Side Town Hall Tuesday, June 5

Coming up on Tuesday, June 5, New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer will be hosting a town hall meeting on the Lower East Side. …

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Greek Jewish Festival Returns to Broome Street on Sunday

Coming up on Sunday, Kehila Kedosha Janina, the Lower East Side’s Greek synagogue, will be hosting its 4th annual Greek Jewish Festival. …

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Immigration “Know Your Rights” Workshop at P.S. 20 April 25

At the request of District 1’s Community Education Council, a “Know Your Rights” immigration session at P.S. 20 Wednesday evening. April 25. …