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Year: 2011

Was that a Shooting Star?

As you rush from store to store in Lower Manhattan this holiday season, take a moment to look to the skies and you might see a shooting star.In fact,...

Picture Lower Manhattan: NYSE Tree Lighting

‘Tis the season for holiday festivities!The South Street Seaport held its 28th Annual Seaport Chorus Tree Lighting Spectacular last month—and...

Sweet, Sweet Lower Manhattan: Your One Stop Neighborhood for Chocolate, Candy, Pastries Galore

Did you know that according to the National Confectioners Association, shoppers spent on average $58.92 each last year on all types of chocolate...

News Clips: November 28-December 2, 2011

Downtown Alliance launches new Connection busesThe Downtown ExpressMost of the Downtown Alliance’s fleet of new Connection buses are now circling...

Meet a Lower Manhattan Business: Luke’s Lobster

Luke’s brings new meaning to “Maine" street in the Financial District. Luke’s Lobster recently opened up its fourth New York City outpost in...

Get the Lowdown on Lower Manhattan This Holiday Season

There are more than 1,300 places to stop and shop, dine and tour in Lower Manhattan. If you’re frazzled this holiday season – trying to find the...

Lower Manhattan… Where the Wine Flows Like the Hudson!

Want a place downtown to buy a nice bottle of red, white or bubbly for the holidays? Well, the Downtown Alliance is here to help get your “legs”...

News Clips: November 21-25, 2011

Shuttle Launch:Downtown Connection Fleet Has That New Bus SmellThe BroadsheetThe long-promised new fleet of Downtown Connection shuttle buses, which...

Lower Manhattan Is Where I Want to Be for the Holidays

By Liz BergerThe holiday season is one of my favorite times of year, a time to appreciate what’s really important in life: family, friends and...

Connecting with Lower Manhattan

Earlier today, the new Downtown Connection fleet was officially launched. The Downtown Alliance’s new fleet of buses carry up to 25 people –...