A Remnant Remembered

City Council member Margaret Chin, flanked by Lower Manhattan Historical Society president James Kaplan (right),  presides over the co-naming of South William Street as "Mill Street Synagogue_Seixas Way."

City Council member Margaret Chin, flanked by Allen Millman, treasure of the LMHA (right),  presides over the co-naming of South William Street as “Mill Street Synagogue_Seixas Way.” City Council member Margaret Chin and community leaders gathered in the Financial District on Monday afternoon to commemorate the long-overlooked site of America’s first Jewish temple, the Mill […]

Today in History April 10

Walker Evans          'Love Before Breakfast'

Walker Evans          ‘Love Before Breakfast’ 1710 – The first law regulating copyright is issued in Great Britain 1790 – Robert Gray is first American to circumnavigate the Earth 1841 – New York Tribune begins publishing under editor Horace Greeley 1849 – Safety pin patented by Walter Hunt; sold rights for $400 […]

EAGLE WATCH REPORT:

Bald Eagle

  Jack Padalino has been birdwatching for over 50 years.  One day spent birding with Jack can be an adventure opening up worlds most of us never, ever see. Over this past winter, there have been opportunities for Manhattanites to leave town and drive northwest to the point where New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania meet […]

Today’s Calendar April 10

The Oculus

6PM Community Board 1 Licensing & Permits Committee DCAS Pre-Bid Room 1 Centre Street, 18th Floor – Northside  The  business of this meeting is to process the applications for renewal, upgrade, corporate change, minor alteration or transfer of wine and beer or liquor licenses and also sidewalk café permits and recurring street closure permits. Additional […]

Passion Play

Pace University’s Schimmel Center will present “Dark of the Moon,” a classic American drama staged by students at Pace’s School of Performing Arts, from Wednesday, April 10 through Sunday, April 14. Telling the story of a witch boy who falls so deeply in love with a beautiful (but mortal) girl that he seeks to become […]

Tribeca Alliance Partnership

Tribeca

  Tribeca Alliance Partnership is a non-profit organization made up of volunteers from our community in support of neighborhood goals.    We are merchants, residents, community representatives and others who have an interest in seeing that Tribeca remains a desirable neighborhood enriched by its small businesses.  Our goal is to build a strong and unified […]