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Year: 2011

Downtown Connection Rolls Out New Fleet

Downtown Connection Rolls Out New Fleet

Now, you can ride around Lower Manhattan in style– the Downtown Alliance’s brand new fleet of seven Downtown Connection buses has hit the...

Shopping & Dining for the Holidays

Shopping & Dining for the Holidays

Lower Manhattan has arrived as one of the most dynamic and successful live-work communities in the world, which means there is no better place to...

Meet a Lower Manhattan Business: Battery Place Market

Meet a Lower Manhattan Business: Battery Place Market

At newly opened Battery Place Market, you can get locally-sourced, fresh, organic produce for all your holiday meals.They offer a large selection...

Downtown Alliance’s Cornucopia of Suggestions for the Thanksgiving Holiday

Downtown Alliance’s Cornucopia of Suggestions for the Thanksgiving Holiday

It’s that time of year again, time for turkey, pumpkin pie and giving thanks – Lower Manhattan style. This year the Downtown Alliance has...

Picture Lower Manhattan: The 9/11 Memorial

Picture Lower Manhattan: The 9/11 Memorial

The 9/11 Memorial is powerful, moving, beautiful -- and it may be easier to describe through a camera lens than to put into words. The top photo is...

News Clips: November 7-11, 2011

News Clips: November 7-11, 2011

Downtown Looking Up: The Offices of Wall Street Are Occupied Like It’s 2007!The New York ObserverWall Street may be occupied, but so are the...

Art at Hive Explores Fragile Balance Between Creativity and Fiscal Fitness

Art at Hive Explores Fragile Balance Between Creativity and Fiscal Fitness

For a year and a half the walls of the Hive have remained colorful, yet bare.  We always hoped to have local artists display their work, but the...

Checks & Balances: Exhibit Explores Presidents and American Finance

Checks & Balances: Exhibit Explores Presidents and American Finance

By Kristin AguileraWhen President George Washington died in 1799, his financial assets included such luxury items as a custom-made chariot, a...

Picture Lower Manhattan: Duck Tales from the Winter Garden

Picture Lower Manhattan: Duck Tales from the Winter Garden

It appears that not all the ducks have begun to fly south for the winter just yet!  While Mother Nature is busy deciding whether autumn has actually...

Greening Bowling Green

Greening Bowling Green

More than 30 Con Edison employees and contractors teamed up with the Alliance for Downtown New York for the fourth annual Fall Community Planting Day...