Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Downtown News

Institute of International Education Gala 2014

Dania Diaz from Shawn Carter Foundation  Yesterday evening, DOWTOWN Magazine had the pleasure of attending the Institute of International Education IIE Gala 2014: Celebrating of Innovation that took place at Cipriani Wall Street.   The Shawn Carter...

Read Away On A Floating Library

Credit to Lilac Preservation Project Get ready to read your favorite books while relaxing on the Hudson River because a floating library is coming to NYC's waterway. The Lilac Steamship was built in 1933 and was used to...

Ladurée Opens Doors In SoHo

Céline Kaplan, of Céline Kaplan PR and Elisabeth Holder, co-President of Ladurée Ladurée, the world's favorite macaron shop, has finally opened its doors in the glamorous neighborhood of SoHo. But New York can't take credit...

High Hopes for Lowline Park

There are high hopes for the Lower East Side's newest park project. In the location of the former Williamsburg Bridge Trolley Terminal just below Delancey Street will go Lowline, New York's first park built completely underground. Lowline...

Pine Street School: A Green Ivy School

Coming to New York City’s Financial District is a school guaranteed to leave a legacy. Stationed in the remarkable and world-renowned Trump Building is the Pine Street School, which held its grand opening July...

Mysterious White Flag On Brooklyn Bridge

This morning, Downtown Manhattan awoke to an unexpected sight: two bleached flags atop the Brooklyn Bridge. A quintessential New York landmark, the historic bridge is decorated with our nation’s most treasured symbol: The American Flag. But...