Locals and city designers look over preliminary plans at Grand Street Settlement.

Residents Voice Hyperlocal Concerns About East River Levee Plan

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You Can Speak Out on the City’s East River Flood Protection Plan Tomorrow Night


Hurricane Joaquin’s Path Unclear; Officials Urge Residents to Be Prepared

Photo: Met Council on Housing Twitter.

New Legislation Introduced to Bolster Tenant Safety

Anne Saxelby.

Anne Saxelby: City Has Not Lived Up to Its Promises at Essex Street Market

City hall steps, yesterday. Photo via twitter: @grapeman2010.

On Ethel Rosenberg’s 100th Birthday, a Renewed Call For Exoneration

Photo by Harvey Wang.

Adam Purple Memorials to Be Held Tomorrow

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Your Chance to Speak Out as City Competes For Flood Protection Funding

Photo: Time's Up.

Lower East Side Garden Activist Adam Purple Dies at the Age of 84

The out-of-control ice cream truck took out sections of fence at the Seward Park Co-op.

Followup: Friday Night’s Ice Cream Truck Joy Ride

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Photos: The Last Days of 201-203 East Broadway

Sheldon Silver at National Night Out festivities on the Lower East Side last month.

Silver Seeks to Block Evidence About Co-op Property Taxes at Corruption Trial

The out-of-control ice cream truck took out sections of fence at the Seward Park Co-op.

Ice Cream Truck Rampage Damages Cars, Knocks Down Fence on Clinton Street

Crews are beginning to demolish 400 Grand St., a tenement on site 5 of the Essex Crossing project.

Essex Crossing Update: Construction Progress, Commercial Tenant Search, Groundbreaking Canceled

139-141 Orchard St. has been an eyesore and a menace to neighboring businesses for more than eight years.

CB3 Land Use Committee Says “Enough is Enough” at Stalled Orchard Street Site