Shunning the New Jersey suburbs in 1969, he set up a pay-what-you-can practice on the blighted Lower East Side and for three decades was a hero to the poor.
Josh Russ Tupper checks in on the family business, Russ & Daughters. Then, it’s time for drinks and games with friends.
For those in other boroughs who dreamed of Manhattan, there was a silver lining to the pandemic: lower rents.
Reopening after a tumultuous year, this Lower East Side institution is addressing the omissions and erasures in the neighborhood’s history — and its own.
Ernesto’s, on the Lower East Side, channels San Sebastián with an unfussy menu and a generous hand.
Most apartments are either for sale or for rent. The one they chose was both.
Tens of thousands of middle school students will be able to return to classrooms later this month for at least part of the week.
Chintan Pandya follows up his hit Queens restaurant, Adda, with a celebration of rustic Indian cuisine on the Lower East Side.
Herman Cornejo is collaborating with the “photo-scientist” Steven Sebring to create an immersive onscreen dance experience.
His customers cherished his small business — and him — more than he ever knew.
Princess Diana visited the city in 1989, a trip featured on the Netflix series and remembered fondly by the people she met.
His Lower East Side performance space has been an incubator for poets, playwrights and other artists, many of them not initially embraced by the mainstream.
A fellow writer recalls Algarín, who once wrote that the poet was “the philosopher of the sugar cane that grows between the cracks of concrete sidewalks.”
Daniel Soares, who grew up in a supermarket family, has opened a curated produce pop-up on the Lower East Side.
He’s been in the theater world for decades, but painting, he says, has taught him a new way of seeing.
When he got sick with Covid-19, it opened a window for me to get to know him better.
Mr. Saleh, 33, was found dismembered and decapitated inside his Manhattan apartment.
Fahim Saleh, 33, was followed into his luxury Manhattan condo by a man dressed all in black, the official said.
An electric saw was found near the man’s torso, law enforcement officials said. Units in the Lower East Side building have sold for more than $2 million.
As salons and barbershops opened up in the city on Monday, New Yorkers relished the opportunity to freshen up.
As the protesters moved north, fringe groups hung back, setting fires, breaking windows and grabbing goods from a string of luxury boutiques.
A neighborhood preservationist, she had significant victories as a protester, provocateur and voice for lost causes.