Downtown Living

Chris Noth: Vexed In The City

  New York acting icon Chris Noth grins and gripes about his tempestuous relationship with acting, celebrity and New York. If you’re looking for a poster kid for New York, look no fur- ther than Chris...

Families, Kids, Visitors Rudely Expelled from Rockefeller Park

Dozens of people drawn to Battery Park City’s Rockefeller Park for the first beautiful day of spring after a particularly brutal winter had their happy day rained on by several park police officers who...

Léman Prep Joins Elite Diploma Program

Léman Manhattan Preparatory School solidified its reputation as an innovative private school offering a rich, diverse college preparatory curriculum while promoting international mindedness with today’s announcement of it becoming an authorized International Baccalaureate (IB) World...

DOWNTOWN Lifestyle and Family Editor Denise Courter Profiled On Baby Does…NYC

DOWNTOWN Magazine's Lifestyle and Family Editor, Denise Courter was recently profiled on a NYC family-friendly website, Baby Does…NYC. To learn more about Denise and her advice to new moms and favorite websites, read the story...

Spring Auctions on the Syllabus for Downtown Schools

It’s spring and it’s the time of year that many schools throughout lower Manhattan host their annual PTA sponsored spring auctions. The auctions help raise funds for public school enrichment programs, student and teacher...

Downtown Boathouse Bringing Free Kayaking to Pier 26

This May, free kayaking will return to the newly constructed Downtown Boathouse at Pier 26. Until this year, the organization was located at Pier 40 near Houston Street, which does not have a boathouse. The...