Downtown News

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation’s “Runyon Up” Event to be Held at 4 World...

The Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation is hosting an exciting new event called Runyon Up – the first charitable stair climb to be held at 4 World Trade Center in lower Manhattan. There are plenty of tall...

New Report Indicates 10 Percent Rise in Downtown Baby Births

 The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene recently released a report titled, “Supplemental Population, Mortality and Pregnancy Outcome Data Tables” that reveals a nearly 10 percent increase in Downtown baby births...

Damon Runyon Announces First-Ever Stair Climb at 4 WTC

Another sign of progress at the World Trade Center site came this morning when the Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation announced that it will hold the Runyon Up Stair Climb at the new 4...

Jessica Lappin To Replace Elizabeth Berger as President of the Downtown Alliance

Former City Councilwoman Jessica Lappin has been selected to replace the late Elizabeth Berger as president of the Alliance for Downtown New York.Lappin, who represented the East Side in the Council for six years until 2013,...