The Lo-Down

Categories: Neighborhoods Sightseeing
Blogger: Ed Litvak and Traven Rice
Description: News from the Lower East Side.

Latest Posts

February 15th
–Irrational coronavirus fears are continuing to put the squeeze on businesses in Chinatown. [Financial Times] –A new vendor is coming to the Essex Market in ... Continue Reading
February 12th
Ernesto’s Cafe and Wine Bar (259 E. Broadway at Montgomery St.) is now open, accompanying the Basque-inspired restaurant from chef Ryan Bartlow (Quality Eats, ... Continue Reading
February 10th
Local photographer Roger Bultot shared some great photos from Sunday's Lunar New Parade in Chinatown. It's been a tough holiday season for the community, as unfounded fears about the new coronavirus have kept many people away from the neighborhood. ... Continue Reading
February 7th
It’s a big celebratory weekend in Chinatown. The Lunar New Year Parade kicks off on Sunday at 1 p.m. at Mott and Canal streets. ... Continue Reading
February 7th
–Businesses in Chinatown have seen a steep drop in business due to Coronavirus fears, even though there isn’t a single confirmed case in New York. ... Continue Reading