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We’ve Got More Great Rewards For Our Small Business Survival Campaign

“R2Dtupac” by Hanksy

We are excited to announce some more great rewards for our Small Business Survival Campaign backers. Lower East Side street artist …

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New Efforts Underway to Manage Commercial Food Suppliers on Allen Street

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Sponsored Post: Halstead Property Apartment of the Week


No brokers fee! Spacious and airy two bedroom rental in lovely art deco pre-war Amalgamated Co-op! Features include high ceilings, …

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Kehila Kedosha Janina Sponsors a Greek Festival and… Street Art

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City Officials Meet Residents Next Week About Flood Protection Below Montgomery Street

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Ice & Vice Begins Scooping Ice Cream at Noon Today

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Friday, June 5, 2015 | Here’s a shot of the dilapidated Seward Park Fountain on Essex Street | Weather: Cloudy today with a high of 69. Partly cloudy tomorrow and 68. Mostly sunny and 69 on Sunday | Happening Today: Ice & Vice, the new ice cream shop at 221 East Broadway, opens for business at noon | Send us your photos and tips | Subscribe to our daily newsletter | Please consider supporting our Small Business Survival Campaign. There are only five days left!

Abacus Bank, 6 Bowery. Photo by Robert K. Chin.

Chinatown’s Abacus Bank Found Not Guilty of Mortgage Fraud

Police say a security camera captured images of the suspects inside the victim's apartment building.

Followup: Teens Arraigned in Eldridge Street Sex Assault Case

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Egg Rolls, Egg Creams & Empanadas Festival Returns to Eldridge Street Sunday


LES Young Historians Dig Into Catherine Street’s Tap Dancing Roots (Part 2)

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Thursday, June 4, 2015 | Joel Raskin took this photo showing 400-402 Grand St., twin tenements that will soon be demolished | Weather: Cloudy skies today with a slight chance of showers and a high of 64 | Happening Today: “Things That Count, Things That Don’t,” an exhibition of 20 Turkish artists opens at the Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center, 6 p.m. | Send us your photos and tips | Subscribe to our daily newsletter | Please consider supporting our Small Business Survival Campaign! 

From left to right: Council member Margaret Chin; Michael Forrest, LES BID Board Chair;  Blaise Backer,  and Kris Goddard, Dept. of Small Business Services; Tim Laughlin, Executive Director. LES BID;  Meghan Joye, LES BID Board Assistant Secretary.

Mayor Signs Legislation Revising District Plan For Lower East Side BID

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Arts Watch: Talking “Real” New York With Jim Gaffigan

We checked in with funnyman Jim Gaffigan while he was shooting a scene from his new series, The Jim Gaffigan Show, on location at the Bowery Ballroom this spring. …


Owner of “The Smile” Seeks Liquor Permit in Former Winnie’s Space