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L+M and CIM Group Reveal Plans For Massive Project in Two Bridges Area

L+M Development Partners and the CIM Group are unveiling plans tonight for a new project at 260 South St. that will add more than one-million square feet of residential and commercial space in the Two Bridges neighborhood. …

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The Scene Outside Rivington House: “We Shall Overcome”

Here was the scene in front of the former Rivington House nursing facility Sunday morning. In this photo from Jon W., you can tell …

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Next Public Meetings Coming Up For East Side Flood Protection

Another round of public meetings is coming up to gather feedback on the East Side Coastal Resiliency Project. That’s the multi-million dollar initiative to …

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(Video) 15 Immigrants Become U.S. Citizens at Tenement Museum

Every year, the Department of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services holds a naturalization ceremony at the Lower East Side Tenement Museum. This year’s ceremony …

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Lower East Side Activist Carmen Pabon Dies at the Age of 94

Carmen Pabon, a beloved Lower East Side community activist, has died at the age of 94. According to a news release from City Council member Rosie Mendez, Pabon passed away Saturday night surrounded by loved ones. …

At the Tenement Museum Nov. 9: Julie Scelfo, Zinga Fraser, Liza Abzug, Donna Zazzaro.

What’s Next For Women in Politics? A Post-Election Talk at the Tenement Museum

If things had gone differently on election day, a talk at the Tenement Museum the following evening, last Wednesday, would have felt like a joyous celebration. …

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Someone Hung an Upside Down Flag in Sol Lain Playground (Updated)

Here’s a photo sent to us over the weekend by TLD reader Christine Rodriguez. It’s an upside down American flag hanging at Sol Lain …

East River Esplanade; rendering from 2013.

East River Esplanade Plan Shrinks, as City Agency Refuses to Move Water Main

The refusal by a city agency to pay to move a water main along South Street is jeopardizing part of the East River Esplanade Project. …

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MTA Repairs Mean No Late Night F Train Service This Week

The MTA’s “Fastrack” repairs will interrupt service on the F train this week during the late night hours. …

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Delancey Street Mural, “Riders Galore,” Unveiled; Celebration on Saturday

There’s something new on the Delancey Street pedestrian plaza.

Throughout the day yesterday, artists were installing a new mural named, “Riders Galore.” The project …

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Comprehensive Kids School Closes Its Delancey Street Location (Updated)

You may have noticed the huge commercial leasing sign stretching across 130 Delancey St. Part of this building was formerly home to Comprehensive Kids …

Robert Perry.

Hit-and-Run Driver Could Serve Less Than Two Years For Killing Bowery Pedestrian

Robert Perry.

Two years ago, Robert Perry was struck and killed by a driver racing past the Bowery Mission at speeds in excess of …

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Broome Street Ceremony Marks Designation of “Hy Genee Way”

A big crowd turned out yesterday on Broome Street to celebrate the city’s designation of “Hy Genee Way.” The block between Allen Street and …

Bialystoker Synagogue, this morning.

Lower East Side Community Leader David Weinberger Died This Week

Family and friends gathered at the Bialystoker Synagogue this morning to remember David Weinberger, a well-known member of Grand Street’s Jewish community. …

Renderings by Perkins Eastman.

(Renderings) Beth Israel’s New 14th Street Building

We’re getting our first look today at the new Beth Israel Hospital. …