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Year: 2022

In Need of a Compost Bin? Here’s Where to Find Them

Now that you’re up to speed on the dos and don’ts of the Downtown Alliance’s composting program, it’s time to put our bins to use! As a reminder, composting helps mitigate climate change by keeping organic material out of the landfill,...

Enjoy Those Geraniums, Downtowners!

Enjoy Those Geraniums, Downtowners!

A note of appreciation to you plant lovers who showed up to our annual adopt-a-plant at Bowling Green to provide our geraniums with a decent home for...

Overlooked After 9/11, Undocumented Immigrants Share Stories of the Attack

Overlooked After 9/11, Undocumented Immigrants Share Stories of the Attack

Among the 3,000 killed in the September 11 attacks were 67 undocumented immigrants, whose accounts are often overlooked in the news from that day....

Celebrate the Reinterment at the African Burial Ground

Celebrate the Reinterment at the African Burial Ground

Nineteen years ago, 419 human remains were shipped from a laboratory in Washington D.C. back to their final resting place at the African Burial...

$10 Meals from 10 Restaurants: Lunch Box Is Coming to Fosun Plaza

$10 Meals from 10 Restaurants: Lunch Box Is Coming to Fosun Plaza

Not that lunchtime ever gets stale in Lower Manhattan, but it’s just about time to get extra-hungry for the slate of restaurants headed to 28...

That Farm-Share Lyfe: Sign Up for Fulton Stall Market’s Fall Goodies 

That Farm-Share Lyfe: Sign Up for Fulton Stall Market’s Fall Goodies 

The season of hearty autumn produce is upon us: For all the fruits, mushrooms, jams and other autumnal provisions, Fulton Stall Market has launched...

Voter Toolkit: NYC Redistricting with the League of Women Voters

Voter Toolkit: NYC Redistricting with the League of Women Voters

As City & State reports, the New York City Charter requires the city’s districting commission to redraw the council’s 51 districts every 10...

Friendship Ended With Pumpkin Spice. Now Flavored Latte Is My Best Friend.

Friendship Ended With Pumpkin Spice. Now Flavored Latte Is My Best Friend.

Love it or hate it, pumpkin spice latte season is upon us. Lower Manhattan has several spacious Starbucks locations from which to grab the namesake...

The Walk to End Alzheimer’s Returns to the Seaport

The Walk to End Alzheimer’s Returns to the Seaport

The world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s Disease is coming back in October, and you can participate.The Walk to End...

Exhibit: George Washington, Cloaked Crusader at Fraunces Tavern

Exhibit: George Washington, Cloaked Crusader at Fraunces Tavern

New York Comic Con is coming up in early October, and it probably makes you think of the Javits Center filling with geeks costumed in capes, spandex...