Bowery Mission

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Last-Minute Thanksgiving Preparations Underway

A snow storm before Thanksgiving is making turkey dinner shopping a bit more challenging this year.

11/26/2014

Still frame from surveillance video of suspect assaulting man on the Bowery, March 6, 2014 (credit: NYPD)

Bowery Assault Victim Confident He’s A Victim Of ‘Knockout Game’

Rogers, who broke his jaw and suffered facial lacerations, said he’s positive he was a victim of a “knockout game” attack.

03/06/2014

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Mayor Bloomberg Spends Last Thanksgiving In Office Helping Those In Need

Mayor Michael Bloomberg spent his last Thanksgiving in office at the venerable Bowery Mission. The soup kitchen has been serving hot meals to hungry New Yorkers for more than a century.

11/28/2013

New York Cares kicks off its 25th Annual Coat Drive on Nov. 12, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

New York Cares Launches 25th Annual Coat Drive

Police Commissioner Ray Kelly and Super Bowl Host Committee Co-Chairman Woody Johnson helped distribute coats to 100 residents at the Bowery Mission on Tuesday.

11/12/2013

Gornell Roman has been charged with assault as a hate crime. (credit: NYPD)

Man Arrested In Alleged Anti-Gay Attack In The East Village

Gornell Roman was charged Wednesday with assault and aggravated harassment, both as hate crimes, police said.

05/22/2013

Police said Dan Contarino was attacked in the East Villageon May 20, 2013, jist the latest victim in a long line of recent attacks on gays in New York City. (Photo: CBS 2)

Victim Describes Horror Of Monday Night’s Anti-Gay Attack In The East Village

The incident happened around 5:20 a.m. Tuesday. Police said a gay couple, ages 41 and 42, were walking on Broadway near Prince Street when two men began yelling anti-gay slurs.

05/21/2013

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Volunteers Serve Up Thanksgiving Dinner At Bowery Mission

It’s a day to give thanks and look forward to the turkeys, pies and celebration of family and friends. But for tens of thousands, that meal will be at a soup kitchen.

11/24/2011

Inside the dining room of the Bowery Mission (Photo/Terry Sheridan)

Bowery Mission Cooks Up Thanksgiving Feast For 7,000

Can you guess how much food you need to cook up a hot Thanksgiving meal for 7,000 people?

11/25/2010