Posts Tagged ‘south street seaport’

Crime Watch

Written by Our Town Downtown on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

CrimeWatch2-150x150 Compiled by Adel Manoukian Thief Bikes Away Vehicle theft—from bicycles to cars—is fairly common in the city, and mopeds, it turns out, are no exception. A 27-year-old man recently reported to police that his motorized bicycle was stolen from in front of a store on Church Street. Luckily, the building’s property manager caught the theft [&hellip
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Here Come the Bees: City Has Too Many Hives Say Experts

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Breaking News, News Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

By Paul Bisceglio If dodging speeding cabs, wayward cyclists, and lost tourists on the city’s sweltering streets this summer isn’t enough, here’s another thing to look out for: bees — a whole freakin’ lot of ‘em. Honeybee swarms of cinematic proportions have terrified city goers this spring from Brooklyn to the Bronx. They bombarded a [&hellip
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Raging by the River: Knife Party Brings Dubstep to the Beach

Written by NYPress on . Posted in NY Press Exclusive

Hundreds of ravers flocked to the Financial Discrict’s South Street Seaport on Sunday June 3rd in anticipation of an outdoor rave chaperoned by the Australian electro-dubstep duo Knife Party. Throughout the day, the distant sound of pounding techno beats and faint smell of sweat meddled with the boardwalk’s usually calm and touristic atmosphere. Along with [&hellip
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Lights On…In Lower Manhattan

Written by admin on . Posted in Arts Our Town Downtown, Breaking News, Business, Our Town Downtown

Downtown Alliance’s Kelly Rush lets us know what’s opening and closing In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, one of my favorite days of the year, an Irish blessing for you: May the wind always be at your back, may the sun shine warm upon your face, may your teenagers stay busy, may the road rise up to meet you and [&hellip
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Christmas at the Seaport

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By Veronica Hoglund Through Dec. 31, the South Street Seaport, on historic Fulton Street to South Street, is hosting its first annual holiday market. Like most shopping outlets this time of year, the Seaport Holiday Market offers customers a variety of festive items, from ornaments to traditional German Christmas candy. Vendors also make holiday crepes, [&hellip
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Blind Sighted

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By Leonora Desar The visionary journey of Dialog in the Dark You are blind. Around you is complete, unequivocal, pitch-black darkness—this is no romantic dimness, no dusky twilight. With your walking stick, that new, alien extension of your hand, you tap uncertainly to your left, then to your right. The voice, your guide tells you [&hellip
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