Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Downtown Living

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...

Erin Go Downtown! The Top Pubs for St. Patrick’s Day!

Celebrate this St. Patrick's Day in some of the best pubs in Manhattan! McSorley’s (15 E 7th St) The oldest Irish tavern standing in Manhattan (est. 1854) is McSorley’s Old Ale House, located in the heart...

Downtown Resident Megan Huylo Cooks Her Way to the Finals of TV Show Competition

Our Lifestyle and Family Editor met with Downtown resident Megan Huylo who is a plant-based personal chef and healthy lifestyle expert and is making a splash on the first season of the new cooking...

Winter Tips for Children from Lifestyle and Family Editor, Denise Courter

Kids of all ages tend to resist the idea of staying indoors. Regardless of the temps outside, the draw of the great outdoors is tempting. So, if you are having a difficult time convincing...

The Crafty Kids Donates to Local Seaport Restaurants!

Stacey Kurylo, the owner of The Crafty Kids, a roving crafts program for children, wanted to do something for Seaport restaurants still suffering from the effects of the hurricane  after more than a year. She...