Lower East Side Film Fest

Lower East Side Film Festival Announces Full 2015 Lineup

The Lower East Side Film Festival has announced its full lineup for their upcoming array of screenings, local parties and industry events to be …





Luis Meat Market Co-Founder Ramona Rodriguez

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The Essex Street Market is a Lower East Side staple when it comes to fresh food and prepared goods. Meet the vendors in this profile …





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Just Another Night on Norfolk Street: A Spiritual Cleansing Ceremony at La Contenta

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Public Meeting on Proposed Changes to Rutgers Street Tonight

Photo: Mayoral Photography Office.

City Won’t Release List of NYCHA Sites For Private Development Until August

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Wednesday, May 20. 2015 | Dogs like coffee, too. Rachel Bernstein sent along this photo, taken Monday on Norfolk Street | Weather: A mix of sun and clouds and winds gusting to 20 mph with a high near 70 | Happening Today: A public forum will be held on plans to create a flood barrier along the East River, Henrietta Szold School, 293 East Broadway, 7 p.m. | Send us your photos and tips | Subscribe to our daily email.

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Activist Group Denounces Owner of 83-85 Bowery Over Condition of Buildings

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Can Small, Independent Businesses Survive in an Increasingly Corporate World?

It’s an issue gaining momentum throughout New York City. On the Lower East Side, one of the city’s last authentic neighborhoods, the question is particuarly resonant. …

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Essex Crossing Developers Begin Demolition of Broome Street Fire House

Public housing developments as seen from the Williamsburg Bridge. File photo by Joel Raskin.

New NYCHA Private Development Plan to Be Unveiled Today

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Tuesday, May 19, 2015 | Andriy Prokopenko took this photo of the abandoned Loew’s Canal Theater | Weather: Morning fog and showers off-and-on through the day with a high of 77 | Happening Today: Mayor de Blasio announces a sweeping plan to remake public housing, including a new initiative to develop property on NYCHA land. We’ll have details on the site today | Send us your photos and tips | Subscribe to our daily email.

Boubouki at Essex Market

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The Essex Street Market is a Lower East Side staple when it comes to fresh food and prepared goods. Meet the vendors in this profile …

Rendering: Bjarke Ingels Group.

Public Workshops Scheduled For East River Flood Protection Plan

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Zarin Fabrics Joins Our Small Business Survival Campaign as Community Partner

We can’t say it too many times. Thank you to everyone who has helped support our Small Business Survival Campaign in the first week. We …

190 Bowery, Saturday afternoon.

Photos: The Scene Outside 190 Bowery Saturday Afternoon