Orchard Street looking south from Hester Street.

Preservation Groups Ask Landmarks Commission to Declare Lower East Side Historic District

Essex Crossing site 5, June 2015.

Essex Crossing Update: Summer Construction Schedule

Photos by Alex M. Smith.

35 Occupants of 73 Monroe St. Displaced Following Fire

File photo: East River Ferry.

Lower East Side Ferry Dock Will Be Located Near East River Bandshell

Rendering of Lowline lab; courtesy RAAD Studio.

Lowline Launches $200,000 Kickstarter For Tech Lab in Former Essex Market Building

Essex Street Market 1939

Essex Street Market Block Party, in Celebration of 75th Anniversary, Happens Tomorrow

Splitsville Lanes, Tampa, Florida.

Splitsville Lanes Plans Bowling/Entertainment Complex at Essex Crossing

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Essex Crossing Affordable Housing Session Ends in Chaos (Update)

Rendering: Bjarke Ingels Group.

East Side Flood Protection Workshop is Happening Tomorrow

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Security Upgrade Coming to Baruch Addition Thanks to $240,000 in State Funding


LES Dwellers Call For Police Precinct Council President Don West’s Resignation

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Rubble is All That’s Left of the Broome Street Fire House

Photo: Mayoral Photography Office.

City Won’t Release List of NYCHA Sites For Private Development Until August


Essex Crossing Developers Begin Demolition of Broome Street Fire House

Public housing developments as seen from the Williamsburg Bridge. File photo by Joel Raskin.

New NYCHA Private Development Plan to Be Unveiled Today