Domino Park: The Journey from Sugar Refinery to Public Park

Domino Park: The Journey from Sugar Refinery to Public Park

A year ago, James Corner Field Operations, the design team behind the New York High Line, revealed that they would be designing a 6-acre public waterfront park on what used to be the Domino Sugar Refinery. Today, the park is finally open to the public as Domino Park....
Léman Manhattan’s Third Annual Halloween Bash

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 their parents. There was no...
World-renowned Synergy Global Forum

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 City. As the future changes, the markets will definitely reflect....
Manahatta: Discovering the Battery

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 was what Verrazano glimpsed in 1524, and Henry Hudson confirmed in his...
Oliver Scholars 2017 Gala

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 the graduating class of 2017. Robert...