Education

Léman Manhattan’s Third Annual Halloween Bash

Last weekend, Léman Manhattan Preparatory School hosted its third annual Halloween Bash.The spooktacular event took place in the historic Broad St Ballroom at 41 Broad Street, and welcomed children ages infant through 3rd grade along with...

Students Package Meals for Hurricane Aid on World Food Day

Earlier this month, students, faculty, and parents came together at Léman Manhattan Preparatory School for World Food Day and packaged over 100,000 meals for Rise Against Hunger.More than 800 kindergarten through 12th-grade students from aforementioned Léman...

Elie Hirschfeld Bestowed Prestigious Honor By Brown University

Iconic New York developer, philanthropist and patron of the arts, Elie Hirschfeld has been bestowed the prestigious honor of the Brown Bear Award by the Brown University Alumni Association.The “Brown Bear” is the highest...

World-renowned Synergy Global Forum

If you think that the fun stops with summer, you have been misinformed!On September 1st, the Synergy Business Forum will bring together some of the biggest names in the world right here, to New York...

Manahatta: Discovering the Battery

This feature originally appeared in the Spring 2011 issue of Downtown magazine.Perhaps the great cities of the future are currently just a clearing on the tip of an island in a huge bay; that...

Oliver Scholars 2017 Gala

On May 3, Downtown Magazine's CEO & Publisher Grace A. Capobianco had the pleasure of attending Oliver Scholars' Annual Gala, honoring Ryan Speedo Green, an American Bass baritone opera singer, as well as members of...