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Photo: Breakfast on the Williamsburg Bridge. Photo by Shonelle Cooper-Caplan. --Police announced an arrest in the brutal murder of Sala Miah, a Bangladeshi delivery worker who was brutally stabbed in Sara D. Roosevelt Park. Cops took 23-year-old Joseph Sandoval...

Anne Saxelby Was a Tireless Advocate for the Essex Street Market

In the past week, there have been many tributes to Anne Saxelby, the trailblazing cheesemonger who died far too young October 9 at the age of 40. Saxelby, who opened a tiny stall in the Essex Street Market in...

Teenager Shot and Killed Friday Night on Delancey Street

A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed last night at the bustling corner of Delancey and Suffolk streets. According to news reports, the gunman walked up to the victim, who was standing in a large group, and opened fire....

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Photo: One Manhattan Square will soon be home to a Brooklyn Fare grocery store. News and notes from the Lower East Side in the past week: --Brooklyn Fare Kitchen & Market is coming to One Manhattan Square in the...

Governors Island to Be Open Year-Round, with Ferry Service from the Lower East Side

Photos: govisland.com Mayor de Blasio announced in the past week that Governors Island will be staying open year-round, beginning this fall. NYC Ferry will be adding service via the South Brooklyn route, meaning Lower East Side residents will be able...

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Here are some of the Lower East Side stories that caught our eye in the past week: --Ten years ago, Private Danny Chen died of a self-inflicted gunshot would while serving in Afghanistan. Over the weekend in Chinatown, friends...

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Photo: Miriam Gross snapped a shot of the flag flying high above the 29th floor of the condo tower under construction alongside the former Bialystoker Nursing Home building. As we noted earlier this month, the flag went up prematurely....

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Photo: Brooklyn Bridge dedicated bike lane opening, Sept. 14, 2021. Photo courtesy of NYC DOT. Some of the items that caught our eye on the Lower East Side in the past week: --The Brooklyn Bridge dedicated bike lane finally...

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Photo by Susan Levinson. A few of the stories that caught our eye on the Lower East Side in the past week: --Chinatown has never fully recovered economically from 9/11 but here's an under--appreciated fact: many people in the neighborhood...

Condo Tower at 222 East Broadway is Not Quite Finished

Maybe the construction crew building that condo tower next to the former Bialystoker Nursing Home building got a little over-anxious to finish the project. The other day a flag appeared on top of the building, which had reached 25...
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Early Voting Begins in NYC, Adams Campaigns in Chinatown

New York City voters are already beginning to choose their next mayor, other citywide office holders and new City...
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