Downtown News

Mary Ann Tighe on Downtown’s Revitalization

Mary Ann Tighe has played a critical role in helping Downtown grow up, evolve, and mature into the model 21st Century community that she now gushes about it like a proud parent!

iPic now open in the South Street Seaport

Last weekend marked the official opening of the brand new iPic theater at the South Street Seaport on Oct. 7. Located at 11 Fulton Street in the remodeled Fulton Market building, this is iPic’s first NYC...
Lower Manhattan Downtown NYC

Banner Year in Lower Manhattan Leasing

Lower Manhattan captured over 5.5 million square feet of new commercial leasing activity in 2018 with a surge of activity in the fourth quarter that made it the best year for leasing...
RX for Your Health

Dr. Narayan talks Trauma, and Acute Care Surgery

The trauma center at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center has been designated a Level I adult and a Level II pediatric trauma center by the American College of Surgeons for our ability to provide the...

The Strand’s Struggle Against Landmark Labeling

For nearly 100 years, Strand has been the most beloved independent bookstore in NYC. Boasting "18 miles of books," it has weathered economic shifts, the rise of e-books, and competition from Amazon. It has...

Equitable Building Returns to its Original Grandeur

With the continued renaissance right here in the birthplace of New York, Downtown just keeps getting better! Just this month, the Downtown Alliance reported, Lower Manhattan recorded its strongest quarter of commercial leasing activity in seven...