Photo courtesy of Alex Price.

Double Rainbow Over the Lower East Side

Photo courtesy of Alex Price.

Here are two views of the gorgeous double rainbow that appeared earlier this morning. Does that mean two pots …

Photos by Paul Cackler.

Photos: A Chinese Farmer’s Journey to the Rio Olympics, via the Lower East Side

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Good Morning!

Monday, August 17, 2015 | Here’s a delightful summer rainbow over Delancey Street by New York artist H. Spencer Young | Weather: Mostly sunny …


Photos: Lower East Side Bicyclists

Like clothes, or hairstyles or even glasses, people make choices when picking a bike. Bikes can reflect a person’s personality, I think. Why does someone chose one bike over another? …

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Good Morning!

Thursday, August 6, 2015 | Today’s photo is from New York artist H. Spencer Young | Weather: It will be cooler today and partly …

Photos by Mark Miller.

Scenes From an Orchard Street Wedding

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Ghost Signage for “Nu-Brite Cleaners” Emerges at 219 East Broadway

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Aby Rosen on His 190 Bowery Play Thing: “Graffiti is Nice” But the Gritty 70s Are Long Gone


Pre Passover: Burning of the Chametz at Bialystoker Synagogue

Passover begins tonight at sundown. But first, the ritual burning of the chametz (leavened bread) must take place. Thanks to Robin Schattel for this photo, …


Photos: Spring Snow Scenes

Photo by Victoria Reichelt.

Snow Hawk!

Photo by Victoria Reichelt.

A few moments ago on a balcony above Seward Park. Thanks to Victoria Reichelt for this great image.

Lunar New Year Parade 2015 in Manhattan's Chinatown. Photos by Tim Schreier.

Photos: Lunar New Year Parade 2015 in Chinatown

Feb. 2013: Silver attended the annual firecracker festival in Chinatown, part of lunar new year festivities. Photo by Tim Schreier.

Photos: Sheldon Silver on the Lower East Side

Arlene's Grocery - pre-blizzard - on Stanton Street. Photo by Flora Theden.

The Pre-Blizzard on Stanton Street

Our contributor, Flora Theden, sent along this shot of Arlene’s Grocery in the snow — …

Winter at the Hamilton Fish Swimming Pool

Photo by Anna Pelavin.

Anna Pelavin sent along this photo of the Hamilton Fish Rec Center swimming pool covered in snow. How many days …