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14- and 15-Year-Old Boys Wounded in Vinegar Hill Shooting, Police Say

The Vinegar Hill shooting comes a day after other boys the same ages were hurt in Brooklyn, police said.


Independent Bookstore Looking to Raise $80K to Stay Afloat in DUMBO

P.S. Bookshop has been selling rare and used books on Front Street in DUMBO for nearly a decade.

South Street Seaport »

Free Concerts, Movies Popping Up Inside a Heated 'Sugarcube' at the Seaport

Take in some free entertainment inside a massive heated tent at the Seaport this winter.

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VBar Opening Third NYC Location in Seaport, With a Seafood Twist

VBar, which has locations in the West and East villages, will open on Front St. before the end of 2014.

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Food Trucks, Live Music and Ice Rink Head to South Street Seaport

The "Out to See" Festival will run weekends through Nov. 23, and the Seaport's ice rink opens Nov. 15.

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Eat Free Swedish Food While Watching a Movie at the Seaport

The Seaport International Food & Film Festival kicks off July 24 with a movie and food from Sweden.

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City's Small Biz Agency Has Only Given $2.5M of $42M in Federal Sandy Cash

More than 300 shop owners still haven't received federal money that was meant to help them recover.


ReRun Movie Theater Reopens With Horror Flicks and Filmmaker Screenings

The DUMBO theater is catering to the neighborhood's growing art community.

South Street Seaport »

Sandy-Shuttered Seaport Eatery Rings in New Year by Reopening

New Zealand restaurant and bar Nelson Blue is celebrating 2014 with a launch party.

Financial District »

Free Wi-Fi Launches on Water Street and East River Piers

The Downtown Alliance's new wireless Internet access covers a large section of the Financial District.

South Street Seaport »

Jack's Stir Brew Reopens in Seaport More Than a Year After Sandy

The Front Street coffee shop took more than a year to reopen following extensive storm damage.

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Sandy-Shuttered Seaport Bistro Relaunching as Seafood Restaurant

Stella is reopening on Front Street in March as a yet-to-be-named seafood spot.

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Taste of the Seaport Returns Sunday to Raise Money for Spruce Street School

The Taste of the Seaport food festival and fundraiser returns to the Seaport on Oct. 27.

South Street Seaport »

Oktoberfest Beer Garden and Heated Tents Come to South Street Seaport

The "Fall Festival" is bringing German beer, as well as new events and a greenmarket, to the Seaport.

South Street Seaport »

SmorgasBar Closes Down at the South Street Seaport, Hints at 2014 Return

The popular collection of stalls and bars run by the Brooklyn Flea closed Sunday but is hoping to return.