East Village, Manhattan
East Village is a neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan in New York City, bordered to the west by Greenwich Village, to the north by Gramercy Park and Stuyvesant Town, to the south by the Lower Eas...
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Bea Arthur Shelter For LGBT Homeless Youth In NYC To Open In Early 2017
In early 2017, homeless LGBT youth in New York City will be thanking late "Golden Girls" star Bea Arthur for being a friend when an 18-bed shelter operated by the Ali Forney Center opens in the East V...
Explosion rocks New York's East Village; building collapses
Inspectors from New York's gas utility were on the scene of a building explosion in Manhattan's East Village on Thursday about an hour before the blast occurred, Mayor Bill de Blasio said. The inspect...
Ukrainian Americans in New York City
Ukrainian Americans have been present in New York City as early as the 17th century when the city was called New Amsterdam. However, the first Ukrainian mass immigration wave to New York City occurred...
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Alphabet City, Manhattan
73°58′43″W / 40.72606°N 73.978595°W / 40.72606; -73.978595Alphabet City is a neighborhood located within the East Village in the New York City borough of Manhattan. Its name c...
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Loisaida
73°58′43″W / 40.72606°N 73.978595°W / 40.72606; -73.978595Alphabet City is a neighborhood located within the East Village in the New York City borough of Manhattan. Its name c...
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St. Marks Place (Manhattan)
8th Street is a street in the New York City borough of Manhattan that runs from Sixth Avenue to Third Avenue, and Avenue B to Avenue D; its addresses switch from West to East as it crosses Fifth Avenu...
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Tompkins Square Park
Tompkins Square Park is a 10.5-acre (4.2 ha) public park in the Alphabet City portion of East Village, Manhattan, New York City. United States. The square-shaped park, bounded on the north by Eas...
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Tompkins Square Park Police Riot (1988)
The Tompkins Square Park Riot occurred on August 6–August 7, 1988 in New York City's Tompkins Square Park. Groups of "drug pushers, homeless people and young people known as 'skinheads'" had la...
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East River Park
73°58′27″W / 40.71750°N 73.97417°W / 40.71750; -73.97417East River Park, part of the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation, is 57.5-acre (20 ha) public park lo...
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Horse Trade Theater Group
73°59′24″W / 40.726417°N 73.989933°W / 40.726417; -73.989933The Horse Trade Theater Group was founded in 1998 in the East Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. It...
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Metropolitan Playhouse
The Metropolitan Playhouse of New York is a producing theater in New York City. Founded in 1992, the theater is devoted to presenting plays that explore American culture, including seldom-produced Am...
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Five Spot Café
The Five Spot Café was a jazz club located at 5 Cooper Square in the Bowery neighbourhood of New York City.
In 1937, Salvatore Termini (b. 1884) purchased what was then known as the Bowery Café, a...
St. Emeric's Church (New York City)
Church of St. Emeric is a Roman Catholic parish church in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, located at Avenue D, between 12th Street and 13th Street, Manhattan, New York City. The address is...
Riis Houses
73°58′29″W / 40.723917°N 73.974659°W / 40.723917; -73.974659Jacob Riis Houses are a public housing project in the East Village, on the Lower East Side of Manhattan in New York...
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Little Germany, Manhattan
73°58′53″W / 40.72611°N 73.98139°W / 40.72611; -73.98139Little Germany, known in German as Kleindeutschland and Deutschländle and called Dutchtown by contemporary non-Germans,...
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The National Underground
The National Underground is a music venue chain that was launched in December 2007. It is a roots rock Americana music bar founded in Manhattan's Lower East Side, at 159 East Houston Street between A...
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Cooper Union
73°59′26″W / 40.72927°N 73.99058°W / 40.72927; -73.99058The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, commonly referred to simply as Cooper Union, is a privately fu...
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New St. Marks Baths
The New St. Marks Baths was a gay bathhouse at 6 St. Marks Place in the East Village of Manhattan, New York City from 1979 to 1985. It claimed to be the largest gay bath house in the world.The Saint M...
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Orpheum Theatre (Manhattan)
The Orpheum Theatre is a 299-seat Off-Broadway theatre on Second Avenue near the corner of St. Marks Place in the East Village neighborhood of lower Manhattan, New York City. It is the home of the Ne...
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Sin-é
Sin-é (/ʃɪˈneɪ/; Irish for "that's it") was a music venue in New York City which helped launch the careers of several noted musicians in the early 1990s.
The original Sin-é, located at 122 St. Mar...
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Astor Place (IRT Lexington Avenue Line)
Astor Place, also called Astor Place – Cooper Union on signs, is a local station on the IRT Lexington Avenue Line of the New York City Subway. Completed in 1904, it is one of the original twenty-eight...
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4th Street Food Co-op
The 4th Street Food Co-op is a food cooperative located in New York City. The 4th Street Food Co-op runs a retail store at 58 East 4th Street, selling natural foods and household products. The co-op ...
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Joe's Pub
Joe's Pub at The Public Theater is a nightclub that hosts live performances. A non-profit operation, it is located at 425 Lafayette Street near Astor Place in Manhattan, New York City. It is named aft...
St. Stanislaus Bishop and Martyr's Church (New York City)
The Church of St. Stanislaus Bishop & Martyr http://www.stanislauschurch.com/ is home to the oldest Polish Roman Catholic parish Roman Catholic in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, It ...
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PS General Slocum
The PS General Slocum was a passenger steamboat built in Brooklyn, New York, in 1891. The General Slocum was named for Civil War General and New York Congressman Henry Warner Slocum. She operated in t...
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Church of the Most Holy Redeemer (Manhattan)
73°59′04″W / 40.723464°N 73.984487°W / 40.723464; -73.984487The Church of the Most Holy Redeemer, also known as Santísimo Redentor, is a Roman Catholic parish church under the...
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