Jon Stewart Takes Aim at House Republicans Over Sandy Aid

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart

As …


Video: East River Walkway Flooding

Some more evidence of Hurricane Sandy’s impending arrival: Water is flooding the East River walkway, just above the Brooklyn Bridge, this morning.


Local Team Looks to Bring “Giant Donuts” to E. Village

Former Seattle-ites Michael Yuasa and Peter Humphrey are looking to bring some tasty morsels to the East Village. Yuasa, who is a partner in …


The Lower East Side’s Newest Food Critics – AndrewAndrew

Our friends (and new neighbors) AndrewAndrew recently discovered the sandwiches at Sunny and Annie’s deli (94 Ave. B at E. 6th St.). Everyone (including …

"Stampede" by Know Hope - Curated by ArtUP - at 22 E. 2nd Street and 2nd Avenue

Know Hope Gets “Stampeded” on E. 2nd Street – Your Afternoon Street Art

"STAMPEDED" by Know Hope – Curated by ArtUP – at 22 E. 2nd Street. Photo by photo is by Udom Surangsophon.

Thanks to curator …

Ryan Gosling: East Village Crime Fighter!

Going viral today: Ryan Gosling (maybe) restoring our faith in humanity! This video — apparently showing the movie star breaking up a fight on …

Photo via twitpic/blackvelvetnyc.

A Daring Aerial Performance on the Williamsburg Bridge

Photo via twitpic/blackvelvetnyc.

It was quite a sight on the Williamsburg Bridge last night. Brooklyn performance artists Seanna Sharpe and Savage Skinner were perched …


Snowboarding in East River Park

Not everyone was put out by the Boxing Day Blizzard of 2010. Glenn Lazzaro decided to make the most of the “powder” in East …

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Grand Street’s Got Talent

A variety of top notch performers were featured in the Lower East Side Talent Showcase last Sunday, …

Hester Street Fair Sat., May 1

The Hester Street Fair Rap

Christine Schulz, Still from “GODSPEED IV,” 5 mins. 2010

Force of Forward – Public Video Event at the Anchorage

Christine Schulz, Still from “GODSPEED IV,” 5 mins. 2010

Although it’s a little lower and farther east than we usually tread, there is an …


LES Filmmaker Cathryn Davis Zommer “Awakens”

Cathryn Davis Zommer. Her film, Fully Awake, screens this weekend.

It wasn’t until North Carolina native Cathryn Davis Zommer moved to New York City …

Derrick Adams Interview – Welcome To Monument City

Make sure to catch Derrick Adams‘ solo exhibit, Welcome To Monument City, at the Collette Blanchard Gallery on Clinton St. (it closes Wednesday). We recently …


Afruz Amighi “Cages” Closes Today

“Cages,” by artist Afruz Amighi, is a wonderful show that is closing today at Nicelle Beauchene Gallery (21 Orchard Street). I …

The Olympic Committee: left to right - Mike Egan, Ted Riederer, Nicholas Brooks, Jason Losh, and Shane Caffrey. Photo by Allison Bosworth

Art Handling Olympics Storm the LES

If you’ve noticed our art postings flourishing over the last few weeks, it’s thanks to our newest intern and arts contributor, Ashlie Cotton. Ashlie recently …