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Good Morning!

Friday, Sept. 8, 2017 | Ken Paskar saw this giant flag in Chinatown on the corner of Mott & Hester Streets. | Weather: It …

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Watching the Solar Eclipse on the Lower East Side

Scenes from the Lower East Side during today’s eclipse… Here was the watching party outside 99 St. Marks Place (photo by Kelley Ryan; photo …

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Checking in on the Angel Orensanz Center

Yenta Laureate sent along some recent photos from the Angel Orsensanz Center at 172 Norfolk St. The former Anshe Chesed Synagogue, dating to 1850, …

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A Few Photos of Our Changing Skyline

The Lower East Side landscape is, of course, changing in dramatic fashion. …

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A Hawk Sighting on Grand Street

Thanks to Nicolas Rapold for this shot of our resident Lower East Side hawk, who has apparently decided to hang out at the very …

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Good Friday on Grand Street

From Alan LeNoble, the Good Friday scene on Grand Street at St. Mary’s Church.

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Watch Where You’re Pointing That Thing!

Adventures in Lower East Side construction mayhem — Today’s photo by Christy Rupp.

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A Last Glimpse of This Morning’s Moon

Pat Arnow took this photo from the Lower East Side just before the moon set early this morning.



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Snow Day

Snow photos from the community. Claire Connors sent along the above image from Montgomery Street at Samuel Dickstein Plaza.

Lee Brozgol noticed this brave …

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Canal Street Mural: “Muslims Are People Too”

Amy Robinson noticed this message on the side of a tenement on Canal Street (near Essex Street). The mural reads, “Muslims Are People Too,” …

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Chinatown’s Giant Snowman Appears!

In these trying, uncertain times it’s comforting to know that some things do not change. Every year, the giant snowman makes an appearance in …

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(Photos) Scenes From the Storm on the Lower East Side

A few snow photos to get us started today.



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A Fleeting Sign of Resistance on the Lower East Side

TLD reader Nina Watkins snapped this photo on the FDR at Delancey Street this morning. She said cops removed it around 9 a.m.



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Hawk With a View

Thanks to Dariusz Liszkiewicz, who sent along this great photo of our resident neighborhood hawk hanging out at Masaryk Towers last week. This photo …

Delancey Street at Orchard Street, 1969. Photo by Esther Marlowe.

Delancey Street, 1969

Esther Marlowe shared these photos from the Lower East Side. …