Five Vacation Essentials You Always Forget to Pack

Five Vacation Essentials You Always Forget to Pack

As we hit midsummer, many of us are packing our bags and heading off to various destinations for vacation. While vacations are supposed to give us an opportunity to get some much needed RNR, planning, packing, and preparing for these trips can be quite exhausting! As...
Léman Manhattan’s Sixth Class Graduates

Léman Manhattan’s Sixth Class Graduates

On Saturday, June 2, Léman Manhattan Preparatory School honored its sixth graduating class. Before the ceremony, students walked the streets of the Financial District, a Léman tradition. The students posed for photos on the steps of Federal Hall, in front of the...
Artist to Watch: Sydney Lauren Music

Artist to Watch: Sydney Lauren Music

Here at Downtown Magazine, we are always looking for new music to listen to, and for up-and-coming artists to support. We’ve recently discovered a New  York based singer-songwriter, Sydney Lauren, who we love – and we think you’ll love her too! Each...
Oliver Scholars Gala Honors Black and Latino Students

Oliver Scholars Gala Honors Black and Latino Students

Oliver Scholars, a nonprofit organization serving high-achieving Black and Latino students, hosted the Fifth Annual Oliver Scholars Gala, on May 8th, 2018. At the Gala, Oliver Scholars honored Carmine Di Sibio, Global Managing Partner for Client Service at EY, and CNN...
Summer Friday, on a Budget, in NYC

Summer Friday, on a Budget, in NYC

Looking for a fun, cultural activity to take part in this weekend – on a budget? Well, you’re in luck! Because this Friday, June 15th, Lyft is offering 50% off rides to the MET, as well as to Arlo SoHo, a rooftop bar with stunning views and delicious...