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April 2022

‘It Is Because of the Everyday People That We Are Standing Here Today’: Mayor Adams Unveils Essential Workers Plaque in Lower Manhattan

Mayor Eric Adams and Deputy Mayors Lorraine Grillo, Meera Joshi, Maria Torres-Springer, Anne Williams-Isom and Sheena Wright joined the Downtown Alliance and more than a dozen essential workers on Thursday to celebrate the unveiling of Lower...

Want to Work Outside Today? Take Advantage of Lower Manhattan’s Free Outdoor Wi-Fi Spots

Want to Work Outside Today? Take Advantage of Lower Manhattan’s Free Outdoor Wi-Fi Spots

The weather is getting good, and the cubicle is maybe not your favorite current designation as the season finally becomes tolerable outside. If...

Kathryn Garcia on the Challenges of Being a Woman in New York Politics

Kathryn Garcia on the Challenges of Being a Woman in New York Politics

On Tuesday, April 26, LM Live hosted New York's Director of State Operations Kathryn Garcia and Downtown Alliance President Jessica Lappin for its...

Say Bonjour to Le Gratin: Daniel Boulud’s Lower Manhattan Restaurant Opens in May

Say Bonjour to Le Gratin: Daniel Boulud’s Lower Manhattan Restaurant Opens in May

Lyon, France, is coming to Lower Manhattan next month thanks to Michelin-starred chef Daniel Boulud’s latest concept. Le Gratin will open in...

Reminder: You Still Need to Wear a Mask on the Subway

Reminder: You Still Need to Wear a Mask on the Subway

As you've likely heard by now, this week the Transportation Security Administration lifted the mask mandate on planes and other public...

Leave a Lighter Footprint: Where to Get Everything Repaired in Lower Manhattan

Leave a Lighter Footprint: Where to Get Everything Repaired in Lower Manhattan

As Earth Day approaches on April 22, let’s remember the easiest solution to saving the planet, which you can practice every day: use less...

Want to See Some Modern Art Paired With a View? Hop on a Ferry to Governors Island

Want to See Some Modern Art Paired With a View? Hop on a Ferry to Governors Island

Governors Island is an ideal day trip for artistic inspiration. Its offshore location, nature walks, incredible skyline views and historic buildings...

Six Vegetarian Lunches You Can Crush in Lower Manhattan Right Now

Six Vegetarian Lunches You Can Crush in Lower Manhattan Right Now

Vegetarian food has made leaps and bounds over the last few years, as more and more people turn away from animal products or are simply looking for...

Students, Take a Break From Finals With These Self-Care Discounts

Students, Take a Break From Finals With These Self-Care Discounts

Finals month is here, and with it comes the stress of long study sessions, last-minute cramming and more caffeine than anybody would care to admit....

Where to Grab Lunch When Visiting the New York Stock Exchange

Where to Grab Lunch When Visiting the New York Stock Exchange

Buy or sell? Who knows, but here’s an easier question: burger or salad? It’s easy to build up an appetite when visiting the New York Stock...