Blog Posts on this date: "January, 2021"

01/22/2021 How Lower Manhattan Small Business Owners Can Stock Up On Free Masks To Keep Staff Safe

With vaccinations underway and citywide infection rates improving, there’s hope on the horizon. Still, we’ve got a long pandemic winter ahead of us, and keeping…

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01/21/2021 Celebrate Valentine’s Day With City Blossoms’ Date Night Kits (And Without Leaving Your Apartment)

Planning for Valentine’s Day is always a stressful business, but this year, the holiday comes with a new set of challenges. Instead of jockeying for…

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01/21/2021 Score Deals On Olive Oils And Other Tasty Condiments At Eataly This Weekend

Now is the winter of our discontent, but it can be made slightly better with a home-cooked meal (or, conversely, a recipe from one of…

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01/19/2021 PSA: Overnight Access To The Oculus Is Limited

With overnight subway service still suspended amid the covid pandemic, these days, foot traffic at The Oculus is a bit lighter in the wee hours.…

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01/19/2021 Leslie Koch, President Of The Perelman Center, On ‘How We Come Back As Lower Manhattan And As A City’

Fifteen years ago, former Trust for Governors Island president and chief executive Leslie Koch helped transform a largely empty stretch of land full of military…

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01/19/2021 Federal Hall Has The Bible That George Washington Used To Take The Oath Of Office

Plans for this year’s Inauguration Day ceremony look a little different than those in years past due to safety and social-distancing precautions, but the event…

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01/15/2021 Zoom In And Learn How To Make Crown Shy's Crown Bird Dinner

The next installment in the Downtown Alliance's "Dine Around Downtown: Cooking At Home" series comes Thursday, January 28, when Crown Shy's Executive Chef James Kent…

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01/15/2021 Quit Your New Year’s Resolutions Early And Indulge In Restaurant Week To Go

No judgment for those of you who will want to drop those new year’s resolutions (or whatever other health kicks you've got going on) after…

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01/13/2021 Help Feed — And Employ — New Yorkers At The Migrant Kitchen’s New Home

After a successful run in Williamsburg, buzzy pop-up restaurant The Migrant Kitchen has relocated to Lower Manhattan. The new location at 45 Stone Street (inside…

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01/13/2021 The Museum of Jewish Heritage Was Desecrated With A Confederate Flag After The Attack On The Capitol. Here’s What They’re Doing About It.

Two days after an insurrectionist mob breached the Capitol building in D.C. and reportedly went hunting for lawmakers, a Confederate flag was found tied to…

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