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A Look at November’s Community Board 3 Agenda

Here’s what’s coming up at Community Board 3 in the month ahead.

–At CB3’s transportation committee meeting Nov. 13, the city’s Department of Transportation …

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Community Event Seeks to “Knit Together Old and New” on Former SPURA Site

A new Trader Joe’s, Target and hundreds of new apartments (some luxury, some below-market rate) are the most obvious signs that the Lower East …

Delancey Street at Essex Street. File photo.

Here’s What’s Happening at Community Board 3 This Week

Delancey Street at Essex Street. File photo.

There’s a lot going on at Community Board 3 this week. Here’s a look ahead:

–This evening …

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Community Board 3 Public Hearing on Budget Priorities Thursday

Coming up on Thursday night, Community Board 3 will be looking for local feedback about Lower East Side’s budget priorities for the next fiscal year. …

Images from Draft EIS.

This Week’s Meetings: Chinatown Jail, Two Bridges Development, Pier 36 Update

Rendering shows Two Bridges waterfront with several proposed large-scale buildings. Credit: SHoP Architects.

Here’s a look at some of the key community meetings coming …

Rendering of Pier 42 park.

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

Here’s a look at some of the topics Community Board 3 will be discussing in July. CB3 just posted the agendas for this month’s committee meetings. …

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Sing in a Summer Choral Group at Two Bridges Music (Sponsored)

Founded in January 2014 by classical pianist July Yang, the Two Bridges Music program provides high quality music lessons at an accessible cost to …

Stanton Street Building., July 2016.

Another Year, Another Push to Activate Stanton Street Park Building

“It’s My Park Day” is coming to Sara D. Roosevelt Park on Saturday (June 23). …

Photo by Kate Milford/Museum at Eldridge Street, 2017.

Egg Rolls, Egg Creams and Empanadas Festival is Happening Sunday

It’s looking like a nice day on Sunday for this year’s version of the Egg Rolls, Egg Creams and Empanadas Festival. …

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Free Books For Kids & Teens! Two Events From Grand Street Settlement This Week

Grand Street Settlement will be giving away 16,000 books at two events on the Lower East Side this week. More details here: …

Sylvia Bloom, photo via the New York Times.

Brooklyn Secretary Left Henry Street Settlement More Than $6 Million For Scholarships

If you’re looking to start your week on a high note, take a few minutes this morning to read about Sylvia Bloom in the New York Times. …

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Sign Up For Your Stanton Street CSA Summer Produce (Sponsored)

Our CSA is a partnership between residents of the Lower East Side of Manhattan and Windflower Farm. CSA distributions take place on the back patio of the M’Finda Kalunga Community Garden in the Lower East Side on Thursdays. …

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Grand Street Settlement’s Taste of the LES Coming Up May 3

If you want to experience some of the best local restaurants in once place and support Grand Street Settlement at the same time, you might want to make your reservations for Taste of the Lower East Side. …

Church of the Nativity. Photo by Beyond My Ken - Wikimedia Commons.

Nativity Church Future, Club Cumming, Jail Expansion on This Week’s CB3 Agenda

It’s a busy week for Community Board 3. Here are some of the upcoming meetings worth checking out. …

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Henry Street Settlement Celebrates Job Search Success Stories

Anyone looking for inspiration in dealing with life’s setbacks would have been assured of finding it at Henry Street Settlement’s Workforce Development Center this …