Mayor de Blasio with Cardinal Timothy Dolan breaking ground on a affordable senior housing project in the Bronx Dec. 11. Photo: NYC Mayor's office.

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Morning Reads: Bob Marley Marijuana Brand, Pop-Up Gallery at Wing Shoon, Santacon 2014 Stays Clear of LES

Marley Natural, “a premium cannabis brand rooted in the life and legacy of one of marijuana’s most devoted sons,” will be operated out of a …

German Artist Henrick Beikirch Completes Stanton Street Mural

German artist Hendrik Beikirch created this mural on Stanton Street. Photos by Tim Schreier.

Over the weekend, Tim Schreier checked in on German artist …

Photo by Elissa Sampson.

Just in Time For the Jewish Holidays, Restored Window Installed at Stanton Street Shul

When members of the Stanton Street Shul arrive for Yom Kippur services this coming weekend, they will be greeted by a meaningful new addition to the century-old building. …

Lower East Side Links

–Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer tells Real Estate Weekly she intends to make 2016 the “Year of the Mom-and-Pop.” But nine months after she proposed …


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Family Fun: Celebrate Spring at the Stanton Street Shul on Sunday May 18

Photos: Simchat Torah on Stanton Street

Stanton Street. All photos by Clayton Patterson.

It was festive in the streets Thursday evening as the Stanton Street Shul celebrated Simchat Torah.