Posts Tagged ‘GrowNYC’

Local Seniors Going Green

Written by NYPress on . Posted in News West Side Spirit, West Side Spirit

Grow Green 2 Upper West Side senior residents are getting fresh, local produce delivered at low costs Last week, local seniors and representatives from West Side senior centers, programs, Naturally Occurring Retirement Communities, the Department for the Aging, the NY Academy of Medicine and GrowNYC’s Greenmarkets staff came together on the Upper West Side to learn about the [&hellip
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Notes from the Neighborhood

Written by admin on . Posted in Arts Our Town Downtown, Breaking News, News Our Town, News Our Town Downtown, News West Side Spirit, Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit, West Side Spirit

Bike riders power their way up 122nd Street during the 2012 Grant’s Tomb Criterium bicycle race on March 10. CHARITY RACE FOR 4-YEAR-OLD WITH RARE DISEASE Hundreds of Upper West Siders came out last Sunday to support 4-year-old Rafaella “Rafi” Lily Kopelan, running a 5K in her honor through Riverside Park. Kopelan was diagnosed with a rare genetic connective tissue disorder called epidermolysis bullosa (EB), a disease that makes it difficult for skin to [&hellip
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MAY FLOWERS

Written by admin on . Posted in News West Side Spirit, Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit

By Charlotte Eichna Dante Park is getting a flower market, thanks to the Lincoln Square Business Improvement District and the group GrowNYC. Visitors can choose from hundreds of local plants and flowers, including annuals, assorted pots, bulbs, herbs, perennials, cut flowers and vegetable plants. Folk duo Dagmar and cellist Sean Grissom are scheduled to perform [&hellip
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