Monday, October 21, 2019

News

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,...

Urban Art To Adorn Lower East Side Streets

The streets of the Lower East Side will get a splash of color from Urban Art this Spring in the wake of this week’s announcement that the Lower East SideBusiness Improvement District (LES BID) and artist...

Léman Prep’s Chef Jenny Gensterblum Serves Up a Delicious Syllabus

Léman Prep's Jenny Gensterblum thinks she has one of the best jobs in New York City’s Lower Manhattan. She is neither a bond trader nor a stock analyst. She is a chef, and for the...

Hudson Yards To Feature International Food Court

A world-class food court is anticipated when the mini-city, known as Hudson Yards opens for business in 2018. The highly-anticipated, massive mixed-use development project which has been modeled on the success of Battery Park City,...

Speaking In Defense Of a Proud and Dying Breed—The Tiger

The tiger emerged as the most powerful, and mystifying cat on earth in southern China several million years ago. One hundred years ago in India alone, 40,000 tigers prowled the forests, rarely bothering humans unless...