Blog Posts Categorized as"Mess Around Downtown"

03/05/2020 This Lower Manhattan Cafe Has Fresh-Baked Chocolate Chip Cookies For Just $1

It’s not just rents that are high in New York City: The price New Yorkers pay per cookie at almost every cafe and bakery around…

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02/28/2020 Colossal Crystals That Can Be Played Like A Theremin: Five Questions With 'Oscillation' Designer Ryan Swanson

Colorful, musical art is coming to the neighborhood via "Oscillation," an interactive exhibit created by Brooklyn-based design firm the Urban Conga. The installation consists of…

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02/14/2020 Now's The Time For Your Child To Become Your In-House Ice Cream Chef

It’s a teaching moment at Big Gay Ice Cream. The ice cream outfit’s Seaport location (207 Front Street) is offering classes for kids on February…

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02/12/2020 Guess Where Lower Manhattan’s Newest Financier Is Hiding

Whether you’re a zealous bargain hunter or shopping-averse, whether you need a whole new wardrobe or an easy outfit update, everyone already has good reason…

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02/03/2020 You Know There’s A Free Downtown Bus, Right?

It's a truth universally acknowledged that New York is one incredibly pricey place to live. Sometimes it feels like there's a $20 fee just to…

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02/03/2020 Business Insider Investigates That Downtown Scene In 'National Treasure' — But They Missed Something

Aylin Woodward at Business Insider was recently inspired by the 2004 movie "National Treasure," and so she took a deep dive into one of Lower…

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02/03/2020 A Clairvoyant Is Coming To Gild Hall To Help Your Love Life

It's only natural for Valentine's Day to bring up the ghosts of love-life past and lead to speculation about the future holds, romance-wise. So if,…

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01/31/2020 John Adams Criticized Abigail For Reading Too Much. Then They Got Married.

If you and your boo have little interest in the special menus being served up across Lower Manhattan for Valentine’s Day, it's understandable: Restaurants get…

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01/31/2020 Fraunces Tavern Gets The Lego Treatment

History buffs and Lego fanatics: Worlds have collided once again. Of course, for anyone who enjoys building imitations of architectural wonders from piles of Danish…

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01/29/2020 Corn Vs. Flour: Tortilla Poll Results Divide Lower Manhattan

FACT: We respect that our job — as dedicated BID employees serving the entire Lower Manhattan community — means we build strong, reciprocal relationships with…

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