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Dine Around Downtown Returns For 13th Year

10/1/2014

China Daily USA

New York City is no stranger to the scurry of the daily lunch rush, but a community development organization in Downtown Manhattan is hoping the return of a food festival will get people to try new culinary delights in a different section of the Big...

 

Dine Around Downtown Attracts More Than 15,000 People

10/1/2014

Downtown Post NYC

"Dine Around Downtown" brought 42 restaurants to Chase Manhattan Plaza on Sept. 30 for a four-hour food fest - a visible testament to the way the oft-repeated comment of the past -"not too many great places to eat south of Canal Street," has morphed...

 

Dine Around Downtown Food Fest

9/30/2014

DNAinfo

It would require ample time and funds to visit the many fine dining establishments that are mushrooming in Lower Manhattan. Today's community tasting event, Dine Around Downtown is an affordable opportunity to sample a wide selection of them.

 

Eat your way through FiDi for under $7 at Dine Around Downtown

9/25/2014

Time Out NY

You won’t be missing funnel cake at this food fête. On Tuesday 30, Dine Around Downtown hits the Financial District with more than 40 of the best downtown restaurants serving samples of their signature dishes for less than $7 each.

 

Lower Manhattan Gets More High-Tech Trash Bins

9/16/2014

Downtown Post NYC

The Big Belly trash compactors and recycling bins now dispersed throughout Lower Manhattan, courtesy of the Downtown Alliance, are state of the art.

 

Water Street Greenmarket to Offer Hard Cider and Produce

9/11/2014

DNAinfo

Buy a bottle of hard cider and some farm-fresh greens at a new weekly outdoor market heading to Water Street.

 

A New Greenmarket Opens Near WTC, Slowly at First

9/11/2014

Tribeca Trib

On Tuesday afternoon, vendors sold their pastries, juices, breads and more from two Greenmarket tents on Greenwich Street at Albany, outside the former queuing area for visitors to the September 11 Memorial. This was the second day of the weekly...

 

13 Years After 9/11, Businesses in New York's Downtown Stand Tall

9/10/2014

Inc.

On side streets like Cortlandt, John, and Cedar in New York City's financial district, you can't miss the symphony of new construction: metallic bangs of hammers, the electric whir of circular saws, and the deep reverberations from jackhammers.

 

Downtown Streets Sprout Big New Crop Of Recycling Bins

9/9/2014

Tribeca Trib

When they were first introduced in 2013, just 16 solar-powered recycling bins, called BigBellys, dotted Downtown sidewalks. Now the compacting receptacles have sprung up on street corners all over Lower Manhattan below Murray Street, ready to squash...

 

New Park Opens Near 9/11 Memorial

9/7/2014

New York Post

The Lower Manhattan Development Corp. last week opened a public plaza — with a Ping-Pong table, shuffleboard court, beanbag toss and other games — just one block from the 9/11 Memorial.

 

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