Community Board 3 Hearing on Budget Priorities Will Be Held Wednesday Night

Looking down on one of the Parks Department’s many unfinished projects: the Allen/Pike Street pedestrian malls.

Coming up this week. you have an opportunity …

Pearl River gallery From Trash to Treasure

Upcycled Art Shines in Show at Pear River Mart Gallery

There was a special performance last night at the gallery of the family-owned Asian emporium Pearl River Mart. The German dance troop, Cocoondance, performed …


Golden Diner is Now Open For Dinner

Golden Diner, a great little spot that opened with limited hours at 123 Madison St. earlier this year, just debuted dinner service. Chef/owner Sam Yoo, an alumnus of some of the better restaurant kitchens in town, …

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Remembering 9/11

Here’s a photo from Susan Levinson. The September 11th terrorist attacks were 18 years ago today.


You Can Help Choose Which Local Projects Receive City Funding

You can help decide how to spend $1 million in your neighborhood.

On Tuesday, Sept. 17, City Council members Margaret Chin and Carlina Rivera …

People's Permit

People’s Permit Process Guide Highlights Application Rules for Outside Events

Outdoor events with friends and family can quickly come to an end if you don’t have the right permits for large parties. Shaheeda Yasmeen …

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September Sky

Good morning! Did you catch last night’s amazing sunset? Thanks to Susan Levinson for the photo.

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River View

Good morning! Today’s photo direct from Susan Levinson’s terrace.


Sauce Reopens Friday at 78 Rivington St. After January Fire

Back in January, a devastating fire swept through Sauce, the Italian spot at 78 Rivington St., forcing the eight-year-old Lower East Side restaurant to …

125 White St. - Manhattan Detention Complex.

City Planning Commission Approves Borough-Based Jail Plan; City Council Hearing Thursday (Updated)

125 White St. – Manhattan Detention Complex.

The City Planning Commission Tuesday voted in favor of the mayor’s plan to replace Rikers Island with …


Labor Day 2019

Good morning! Puma Perl took this photo yesterday as the sun rose over the East River.

Rendering of 60 Norfolk St. Dattner Architects.

Here’s What’s Happening at Community Board 3 in September

You’re probably thinking about barbecues and those last trips to the beach as we head into Labor Day weekend. But after the holiday, it will be a busy month for Community Board 3. …

Image: Alexander Gorlin Architects.

Housing Lottery Opens For Nine Rentals in Tower on Former Moscot Site

Beginning today, you can apply for nine below-market rate apartments in the new 12-story tower going up on the former site of the Moscot eyewear store at 118 Orchard St. Applications may be submitted through a city-sponsored housing lottery. …

Division Street Evening

Evening on Division Street

Good morning! Here’s a photo from an evening after a rain storm on Division Street, by Alain Levitt @alainlevitt


Graffiti Scrawled on Exterior of East Broadway Yeshiva

The NYPD’s hate crimes unit is looking into who was responsible for some graffiti that was scrawled on the facade of Mesivtha Tifereth Jerusalem, …