Last modified January 2, 2013 at 6:47 am
The tiny vacant lots dotting the Lower East Side landscape are quickly disappearing into the real estate ether.
Posted November 14, 2012 at 10:18 am
Has anybody been to the gift shop at Eldridge Street Synagogue lately? There’s a new addition for sale there definitely worth checking out. These items are handcrafted tributes to the splendor and awe-inspiring beauty of the synagogue itself. Friends, allow me to introduce you to Ralph Almeida and his Raffa Art. Ralph Almeida was born in Connecticut (we have a tri-state […]
Posted October 17, 2012 at 6:09 am
The beleaguered Assafa Islamic Center at 172 Eldridge Street is apparently back on track after a series of derailments.
Last modified September 17, 2012 at 1:41 pm
When Earnest Sewn opened its unaffordable boutique in the old Tenement Museum shop in 2007, its launch partner was Flower Girl NYC.
Posted August 29, 2012 at 12:22 pm
Fashion Freestyle: August 27 Photographed by: Curvel Baptiste Location: Eldridge Street, Lower East Side Meet Zinnia Kim, a wardrobe stylist who lives in Chelsea but is all about hanging downtown. Staying up on the “reformation” of the L.E.S. and shopping at Barney’s are some of the more enjoyable things in Zinnia’s world. Her favorite accessories are her Black Python and […]
Posted August 14, 2012 at 6:18 am
It’s three times a charm for Nick Walker here on the Lower East Side. Yesterday afternoon, the Bristol-based artist unveiled his third neighborhood piece near the corner of Eldridge and Hester Streets.
Posted June 19, 2012 at 6:19 am
Dangling shoes are probably one of the more unique features of the Lower East Side streetscape.