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Lower East Side Links

–A 9-year-old girl and her mother were attacked in the Delancey Street subway station. Police took a 34-year-old woman into custody, charging her with assault and endangering the welfare of a child. [Channel 2]

–Local politicos really want to see a gondola over the East River come to fruition before the L Train shutdown. [DNA Info]

–The cost of repairing the Brooklyn Bridge has gone up by another $200 million. [New York Post]

–In the Times style section, a feature on the “effortlessly cool” Lower East Side. [New York Times]

Good Morning!

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Friday, Nov. 11, 2016 – Veterans Day | Sivan Harlap took this dramatic photo about a week ago. | Weather: Sunny today and windy with a high of 61. Mostly sunny and 53 tomorrow. Sunny with a high of 60 on Sunday. | If you would like to share a neighborhood picture with us, send it to: tips@thelodownny.com or tag us on Instagram at #LoDownNY. | It’s a day to honor our country’s veterans. Schools and government offices are closed.

Rendering by Ron Castellano.

You Can Help Plan Seward Park Renovations Monday, Nov. 14

Coming up on Monday evening, local residents will have an opportunity to help shape the future of Seward Park. …

Nike courts on Stanton Street.

Nike Debuts Stanton Street Courts, Politicos Protest Giant Soho Store

Photos by Nike.

Nike has revealed its new basketball courts in Sara D. Roosevelt Park. The project is a collaboration with the NYC Parks …

Lower East Side Links

–There’s obviously a huge amount of concern about the fate of a half million undocumented immigrants in New York City after Donald Trump’s victory. But for the moment, there are really no answers as to how the city administration will respond to the threat. [Politico New York]

–Tenement Museum President Morris Vogel released a statement about the election of Donald Trump and what it could mean for an institution that celebrates the contributions of immigrants from around the world. [Tenement Museum Blog]

–A look at the huge development projects in the works for the Two Bridges area. In an interview, Extell Development honcho Gary Barnett reconfirmed that he still hopes to bring in a large grocery store as part of his South Street project. [Commercial Observer]

–The city’s health department temporarily closed McSorley’s. [EV Grieve]

–Nike and KAWS, Brooklyn Street artist Brian Donnelly, team up to create new basketball courts in Sara D. Roosevelt Park. [Nike]

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Here’s How Many Voters Picked Trump on the Lower East Side

2612 voters, or 10%, chose the Republican nominee. …

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Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016 | Here was the scene yesterday on the Bowery. You see the gigantic crane being used to build a new 19-story CitizenM Hotel in the distance. | Weather: Partly cloudy today with a high of 58. | If you would like to share a neighborhood picture with us, send it to: tips@thelodownny.com or tag us on Instagram at #LoDownNY.

Margaret Chin and Daniel Squadron at a political event in Sara D. Roosevelt Park in 2013.

Council Member Chin, Senator Squadron Respond to Last Night’s Political Shocker

Margaret Chin and Daniel Squadron at a political event in Sara D. Roosevelt Park in 2013.

Reaction is starting to come in from local …

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Man Shot on Rutgers Street Early This Morning

Early this morning, a man was shot in the leg by a gunman on the Lower East Side.

It happened at about 4:45 a.m. …

Photo courtesy of Yuh-Line Niou's campaign.

Yuh-Line Niou Elected to Serve Lower East Side in State Assembly

While we’re still reeling from last night’s shocker in the presidential election, the results in local races were a lot more predictable. …

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Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016 | Estrella Lasry took this early morning photo along the East River. | Weather: Showers this morning with more steady rainfall in the afternoon and a high of 58. | If you would like to share a neighborhood picture with us, send it to: tips@thelodownny.com or tag us on Instagram at #LoDownNY.

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Where to Watch Election Returns on the Lower East Side

After the polls close tonight at 9 p.m. (or maybe before the polls close), you’re obviously going to need a stiff drink. It could be a long, tense night waiting for the future of the nation to be decided. …