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Daffodils Below the Bridge

Shonelle Cooper-Caplan sent us this photos of the daffodils bursting forth under the Williamsburg Bridge.

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East River Park is in Bloom

Thomas Chew sent us this photo of Cherry Blossoms in East River Park.

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Signs of Spring on Delancey

Spring bursting forth – even on Delancey Street. This photo was sent to us from Samantha and Mayer Sinensky.

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Magnolia Trees in Full Bloom on the Lower East Side

It’s official. The Magnolia Trees are kicking off spring 2021, and are in full bloom on the Lower East Side. Thanks to Andrea Difiore for …

An Easter Rally Against Asian Hate at Kimlau Square

Roger Bultot sent along this photo from a rally against Asian hate and discrimination earlier today at Kimlau Square (Corner of East Broadway and Bowery).

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Flying High Over the LES

This photo is by Janis Redlich. Redlich is a painter and photographer who lives in the neighborhood. Send us your Lower East Side photos …

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Morning Light on The Lower East Side

This photo is by Janis Redlich. Redlich is a painter and photographer who lives in the neighborhood.

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Spring Sunshine on Canal Street

photo by The Lo-Down

Locals were eager to enjoy some sunshine and outdoor seating on Canal Street yesterday.

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Williamsburg Bridge Sunset

Shonelle Cooper-Caplan took this photo of the sunset from the Williamsburg Bridge last night, with a little love thrown in for good measure.

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Williamsburg Bridge, Aerial View

@selvin.nef captured this great aerial shot of a wintery Williamsburg Bridge and East River Park.

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Sunset Over Masaryk Towers

Susan Levinson caught the sun setting on our NYC skyline, above Masaryk Towers. Send us your neighborhood photos at: tips@thelodownny.com or tag us on …

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Sunday Morning Martial Arts

A little snow (and a pandemic) isn’t stoping these martial artists. Taken by Rik Moran

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Lower East Side Sunset Under the Bridges

Sebastian Beacon (@sebastianbeacon) caught the sunset the other night, along the East River Esplanade and under the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges. Send us your …

Audience of One by Andrea DiFiore @andreadifiore62

Snow Days on the LES

The snow continues to fall in NYC after our biggest storm since the record setting blizzard of 2016. This weekend’s snow is wetter and should only be 4-8 inches, but it’s enough to keep the Lower East Side blanketed (and slushy). Here’s a round up of some great shots from our readers and Instagram followers. …

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Saint Mary’s on Grand Street, in the 2021 Blizzard

More snow is in the forecast. Stay safe out there, Lower East Side!