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Lights On…In Lower Manhattan

Lights On…In Lower Manhattan

By Kelly RushSometimes I have a big group of new store openings; sometimes I have one exquisite standout.  This week’s column features the lovely...

Meet a Lower Manhattan Business: North End Grill

Meet a Lower Manhattan Business: North End Grill

Fresh off his win on Bravo’s Top Chef Masters, Floyd Cardoz is bringing his flair for creative, flavor-packed dishes to North End Grill.The...

Picture Lower Manhattan: One Seaport Plaza

Picture Lower Manhattan: One Seaport Plaza

A tree bends its branches toward One Seaport Plaza on a windy day in early April. The tree’s white blossoms are so thick they could be mistaken for...

Titanic Exhibit at South Street Seaport Museum

Titanic Exhibit at South Street Seaport Museum

Last week on the 100th anniversary of RMS Titanic’s launch on her maiden – and only – voyage, the South Street Seaport Museum opened “Titanic...

Lights On…In Lower Manhattan

Lights On…In Lower Manhattan

 By Kelly RushTurbo Tax and I were working together quite nicely. Everything was going well. But as I went to hit “submit” to send my forms...

Welcome to Lower Manhattan 2.0!

Welcome to Lower Manhattan 2.0!

Yesterday the Alliance for Downtown New York announced the latest version of its “Downtown NYC” mobile application. Originally launched to help...

An Interview with Susan Henshaw Jones, President of the South Street Seaport Museum

An Interview with Susan Henshaw Jones, President of the South Street Seaport Museum

Since stepping in as President of the South Street Seaport Museum last year, Susan Henshaw Jones has been working non-stop to breathe new life into...

Picture Lower Manhattan: Signs of Spring

Picture Lower Manhattan: Signs of Spring

Unseasonably warm temperatures in March brought out the blooms early in Lower Manhattan. This tree stretches its blossoms across the façade of a...

Accounting for the Business Traveler

Accounting for the Business Traveler

Guests at the Andaz Wall Street won’t have to go far to find an accountant to help with their taxes next week. One will be literally just down the...

What a Bargain!

What a Bargain!

A crowd formed outside Century 21 Department Store at 22 Cortlandt Street well before its 11 AM opening on Sunday. And as shoppers—many visiting...

Lights On…In Lower Manhattan

Lights On…In Lower Manhattan

By Kelly RushIt seemed this winter that the supply of new retailers opening in North Battery Park City was endless, but this column will see yet...

Once Again, the Financial District Thrives as Live-Work Community

Once Again, the Financial District Thrives as Live-Work Community

By Liz BergerOur mission at the Alliance for Downtown New York is to advance Lower Manhattan as a global model for a 21st century central business...