“The Comfort” is Closed Until After Labor Day

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Exit Interview: Alex Shoe Repair on 2nd Avenue Closes This Week

St. Joseph's Church, 5 Monroe St. May 2015.

An Era Ends: Final Sunday Mass Celebrated at St. Joseph’s Church

Sunday afternoon, a Yep bus stops to illegally load passengers on Pike St.

Putting 311 to the Test: What Really Happens When You Try to Complain About an Illegal Bus?

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At Bankruptcy Auction, Bidder Agrees to Pay $16 Million For Troubled 71 Clinton St.

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Monday, July 27, 2015 | Veronica Jones took this photo over the weekend on Grand Street at Ludlow Street | Weather: Cloudy and muggy today with scattered showers and a high of 82 | Send us your photos and tips | Subscribe to our daily newsletter.

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Federal Judge Declines to Dismiss Sheldon Silver Charges


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LMDC Anticipates Allocating Another $17 Million For Pier 42 Park, East River Esplanade

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Hotel on Rivington Rooftop Open to the Public on Select Summer Nights

Lower East Side Links

There will be a sleepover/protest in Tompkins Square Park August 9 in response to the NYPD’s erection of a patrol tower. It’s been 27 years since the infamous Tompkins Square riots (Facebook invite).

For tenants, there is a bright side to the new state rent law (Gothamist).

Local Council members say it’s time to ban tourist helicopters downtown (Crain’s).

Remembering the Young Lords: An exhibition “¡Presente!” is taking place at the Bronx Museum of the Arts, El Museo del Barrio and Loisaida Inc. (NYT).

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Friday, July 24, 2015 | Greta Cohen took this photo from her perch along the East River | Weather: Sunny skies today with a high of 86. Mostly sunny and 85 tomorrow. On Sunday, we’ll see a high near 90 and a chance of afternoon storms | Send us your photos and tips | Subscribe to our daily newsletter.

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10Below, Hand-Rolled Thai Ice Cream, Comes to Chinatown


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