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9/11 Memorial Plaza Reopens With Moment Of Silence Honoring Coronavirus Victims In Somber Fourth of July Service
The coronavirus-shuttered 9/11 Memorial Plaza reopened for a select crowd Saturday after a four-month closure, with a Fourth of July moment of silence honoring those killed by the pandemic.
Ronald O. Perelman Performing Arts Center Quickly Rising In The Financial District

The cubic structure of the Ronald O. Perelman Performing Arts Center is continuing to take shape in the Financial District.

Manhattan Restaurant Opens With Private Greenhouses For Distanced Dining
Husband-and-wife owners Anisa and Michele Iuliano had prepared to open Ampia Restaurant and Rooftop this spring above the gnocchi eatery they already operate at 100 Broad St.
13 Things You Didn’t Know About The Woolworth Building

When the neo-Gothic Woolworth Building at 233 Broadway was erected in 1913 as the world’s tallest building, it cost a total of $13.5 million to construct.

Goldman’s Local Barber Trims Shaggy Bankers Once Again
It’s a small sign of Wall Street’s tentative steps to reopen.
Permits Filed For 15 Beekman Street In Downtown Manhattan

Permits have been filed for a 27-story mixed-use building at 15 Beekman Street in Manhattan’s Financial District. 

Lower Manhattan Offers Clues on How to Live Post-Pandemic
As New York City looks to reinvent itself for the post-pandemic era, lower Manhattan offers a few lessons on how to recover from disaster.
9/11 Memorial to Reopen July 4th, Museum Remains Closed

The Sept. 11 memorial plaza will reopen to the public on July 4, more than three months after it was closed due to coronavirus, the 9/11 Memorial & Museum announced.

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Gets a New Office Downtown
When the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention decided to relocate its offices in the Financial District, it wanted to create a new, modern space that would offer its employees the privacy t
Connection Bus Resumes Original Schedule

Connection bus route change: Three stops on the Downtown Connection bus's route were reinstated as of June 8.