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Beer Garden, 'Urban Beach' and Mini-Golf Coming to Financial District

A beer garden and a host of free, outdoor activties are coming to Water Street starting Thursday.

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.

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'Tailor Truck' Serves Bespoke Suits from Parking Spots Across Manhattan

The Arden Reed truck has been parking across the borough, and attracting a following.

Financial District »

Homeless Woman Assaulted with Umbrella in Financial District, Cops Say

A man accused a homeless woman of denting his car and then slugged her in the face with an umbrella. 

DUMBO »

DUMBO Food Trucks Rent Parking Lot After Increased Ticketing and Turf Wars

DUMBO food trucks teamed up to rent an empty parking lot on the corner of Jay and Water streets.

Financial District »

New Pedestrian Plazas Coming to Water Street

Improvements including plazas and shortened crosswalks will be done by Labor Day, the DOT said.

DUMBO »

Painter Seeks Couple That First Used Famed Mural as Wedding Backdrop

A DUMBO artist searches for the first mystery couple to use his mural as a backdrop to their wedding.

DUMBO »

Customers Pitch in to Help Almondine Bakery, Still Struggling After Sandy

Almondine's DUMBO and Park Slope locations have been shuttered since Hurricane Sandy.

South Street Seaport »

South Street Seaport Businesses Struggle to Recover from Sandy Flooding

Business owners at South Street Seaport are working tirelessly to clean up the damage caused by Sandy.

DUMBO »

Brooklyn Artist Snaps Pics With Strangers in Photo Booths for DUMBO Exhibit

A Brooklyn artist hopes to take photos with everyone he knows — and everyone he doesn’t.

DUMBO »

Fly Like a Superhero at Dumbo Arts Festival

A giant interactive art show allows users to fly like a superhero.

Financial District »

High-Tech Recycling Bin Lands in Lower Manhattan

The pilot Renew Recycling Pod was recently installed at Whitehall and Water streets.

Financial District »

'Hibachi' Food Truck Debuts Without Performing Chefs in Financial District

Hibachi Heaven doesn't have tall flames or flying knives, but it's still filling bellies downtown.

Downtown »

Third Time's the Charm for Alleged Downtown Bank Robber

Police are searching for a man who allegedly robbed a Sovereign Bank after striking out at two others.

Downtown »

'Top Chef' Alum to Bring Grilled Pizza to the Financial District

Stephen Asprinio is opening Pizza Vino Teca at 32 Water Street as soon as February.

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