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Healthy Kids Day at the Chinatown YMCA April 27


Join The Lo-Down to Talk About the “State of the Performing Arts” at Manny Cantor Center April 28


In partnership with the Educational Alliance, The Lo-Down is continuing our series of panel discussions on interesting neighborhood topics at the new Manny …

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Emergency Preparedness Workshop Offered Tomorrow

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Arts Watch: What To Do in February

Here’s the monthly roundup of Lower East Side events featured in our magazine: …

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“No Pants Subway Ride” Happens Sunday on the Lower East Side and Beyond

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A Few Ideas For the Christmas Holiday on the Lower East Side

Looking for something to do during the holiday? Here are a few suggestions.

Mandy Patinkin and Taylor Mac are currently staring in a workshop production directed by Susan Stroman at Abrons Arts Center. The production is a benefit for the Classic Stage Company.

Arts Watch: What to Do in December

Here are some recommended local events happening this month.


Xi’an Famous Foods, Di Palo’s Team Up For Food Talk Next Week

Next week, Jason Wang of Xi’an Famous Foods and Lou DiPalo of DiPalo Selects will be participating in a conversation about food culture and family …

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$25 Million For Lower Manhattan: NY Rising Public Forum December 2

During the summer, Governor Cuomo’s post-Hurricane Sandy Community Reconstruction Program allocated $25 million to Lower Manhattan.  Next week, the second of four public events will …


A Few Thanksganukah Events on the Lower East Side

Thanksganuukah is fast approaching – next week’s double holiday.  Here are a few neighborhood happenings.

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Photos: Pickle Day 2013 on Orchard Street

Before the day is over, we wanted to put up some photos from yesterday’s Lower East Side Pickle Day. 

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Photos: Dogs on Parade at Tompkins Square Park

New Yorkers love dressing up for Halloween. The only thing they love more is dressing up their dogs for Halloween.


Lower East Side Construction Job Training Fair Wednesday

Looking for a job in construction?

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E-Recycling Day on Grand Street Sunday

If you’ve been meaning to dispose of that old computer or TV, tomorrow’s a good opportunity to do it.

Luther Gulick Park; October 2013.

Luther Gulick Park Celebration Takes Place Sunday

Coming up on Sunday, the Friends of Gulick Park are throwing a party.