Tenants say their landlord has pressured them to accept buyouts and accused them of illegal activity.
The Friday evening event is meant to encourage visits to restaurants and shops near the blast site.
Tenants of four SMA Equities-owned buildings in the Lower East Side and Nolita are suing their landlord.
Councilwoman Margaret Chin wants landlords of unsafe buildings to pay for tenants to live elsewhere.
Success Academy has deferred its request for space from the Department of Education for two years.
Community members will be able to express their thoughts on a new charter school in the Lower East Side.
State and local officials sent letters to Department of Education Chancellor Carmen Fariña this week.
A dozen politicians urged the Economic Development Corporation to add two more ferry stops.
The stretch of East Sixth Street between First and Second Avenues will be called Miriam Friedlander Way.
SUNY claimed Success Academy's written online approval for Districts 1 or 6 on a data-entry glitch.
Success Academy got permission to open a school in Districts 1 or 6 without community outreach.
Several City Council members urged the NYPD to hold the driver accountable in a letter sent Wednesday.
The Department of Buildings issued a partial stop work order at the former P.S. 64 building Tuesday.
Local officials called on developer Jared Kushner to address tenants' concerns at 170-174 E. Second St.
Wen Hui Ruan, 68, was killed May 9 in an attempted robbery on East Sixth Street.
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