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Make Your Voice Heard! It’s Election Day

Make Your Voice Heard! It’s Election Day It’s Election Day in New York City and across the nation. All eyes are on the fight for Congress and, truth be told, there’s not much suspense here on the Lower East Side…

Historic Ideal Hosiery Building, 339 Grand St., Put Up For Sale

Historic Ideal Hosiery Building, 339 Grand St., Put Up For Sale A 186-year-old Federal row house, 339 Grand St., just hit the market. The three-and-a-half story property, a city landmark, is the longtime home of Ideal Hosiery, which has been…

Developers, Locals Face Off at CB3 Tonight Over Two Bridges Mega-Towers

Developers, Locals Face Off at CB3 Tonight Over Two Bridges Mega-Towers Rendering shows Two Bridges waterfront with several proposed large-scale buildings. Credit: SHoP Architects. The battle for Two Bridges returns to Community Board 3 tonight. Developers of three proposed mega-towers…

Lower East Side Ferry Landing Now Under Construction

Lower East Side Ferry Landing Now Under Construction Have you noticed the big crane operating in the East River near Corlears Hook Park? It’s part of NYC Ferry’s summer 2018 expansion plan. A Lower East Side route will be added…

Chinatown Ice Cream Factory Fights to Remain in Bayard Street Storefront

Chinatown Ice Cream Factory Fights to Remain in Bayard Street Storefront Photo from Chinatown Ice Cream Factory’s website. One of the neighborhood’s beloved longtime businesses is trying to keep from being evicted. According to the New York Post, the owners…

Two CB3 Panels Endorse Tech Hub, Reject Conditional Zoning Provision

Two CB3 Panels Endorse Tech Hub, Reject Conditional Zoning Provision Rendering of new Union Square Tech Hub. Image via NYC EDC. Two committees of Community Board 3 Wednesday night voted in favor of creating a Union Square Tech Training Center…

Cops Save Man Who Fell on Tracks at Delancey Street Station

Cops Save Man Who Fell on Tracks at Delancey Street Station Officers John Huang and Kevin Platz. NYPD Photo. Two police officers came to the rescue of a man who fell onto the tracks at the Delancey Street Station early…