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Water Main Break (credit: CBS 2)

Water Main Break Causes Flooding In Lower Manhattan

A street collapsed in the Two Bridges section of Lower Manhattan early Saturday, after a water main break outside the Alfred E. Smith Houses public housing development.

07/06/2013

An MTA bus (credit: Getty Images)

Cops Searching For Man Accused Of Assault On MTA Bus Driver

The driver was rushed to Beekman Hospital. Her injuries were described as non-life threatening.

07/01/2013

Astroland At Coney Island In Final Summer Of Operation

Run A Ferry From Coney Island, Or Prevent Flooding? Neighbors Are Torn

Some neighbors on Coney Island would like to see a ferry connecting the Brooklyn peninsula to Manhattan, but a plan by the city could ensure that it never happens.

06/22/2013

TriBeCa Burglaries

Burglar Sneaking Through Terrace Doors At Upscale TriBeCa Apartments

A crafty burglar has been striking in TriBeCa, going through terrace doors to target upscale apartments.

05/29/2013

Lower Manhattan High School Fight

Graphic Fight Between Lower Manhattan High School Girls Caught On Video

A graphic video has surfaced, showing a fight between two girls at a public high school in Lower Manhattan.

04/21/2013

Canal Street J Train Robbers

Police Hunt For Robbers Who Robbed Man On Subway J Train

Police Wednesday were asking the public to help find two men who robbed another man of his iPhone at gunpoint on the J Train in Lower Manhattan.

04/10/2013

Canstruction at the Winter Garden - Feb. 5, 2013 (credit: WLNY)

Mobile Couch: Canstruction At The Winter Garden

There’s a group that’s creating art, one can at a time, and it’s all for a good cause.

02/05/2013

Rescue Workers At Ground Zero (credit: Beth A. Keiser/AFP/Getty Images)

Quinn: City Should Help 9/11 Volunteers Get Health Compensation

In order to qualify for federal help, sick or injured Ground Zero volunteers who lack other proof must have two people swear they worked there. Quinn said the city should help these volunteers locate first responders and others who can attest to their service.

01/03/2013

Trinity Episcopal Church Children's Mass Dec. 24, 2012. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Standing Room Only Crowd Packs Trinity Church’s Children’s Mass

The church has been offering a Children’s Mass for the past 15 years and lets kids tell the story of Mary, Joseph and baby Jesus.

12/24/2012

Pasanella and Son Vitners on South Street (credit: Google Maps)

South Street Wine Store Open After Sandy, But Hopes It Can Survive Into Next Year

Many stores in Lower Manhattan damaged by superstorm Sandy haven’t been able to benefit from the holiday season. But at one business near the South Street Seaport, they’re counting their lucky stars and their Christmas receipts.

12/24/2012

South Street Seaport - Nov. 30, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Museum Reopens, But South Street Seaport Struggles

The South Street Seaport Museum reopened to visitors Monday for the first time since Superstorm Sandy, and was set to launch two new exhibits on Friday.

12/10/2012

Journal Square PATH Station

More Service To Resume On PATH, LIRR Train Lines

Nearly four weeks after Superstorm Sandy, PATH train service from New Jersey to Lower Manhattan will resume on Monday morning.

11/24/2012

Lower Manhattan Small Businesses

Lower Manhattan Business Owners Trying To Make Comeback After Sandy

Small business owners in Lower Manhattan have been trying to get going again after Superstorm Sandy, and the federal government has been trying to help them.

11/20/2012

(credit: Jean-Christophe Benoist)

NYC’s 5 Best Lunchtime Concerts

It sounds indulgent – but it isn’t. Instead of wolfing down a slice while walking, or, worse, trying to keep crumbs off your keyboard while multitasking, spend your lunch hour at a concert.

11/19/2012

Sandy recovery in Lower Manhattan - Nov. 16, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Lower Manhattan Still Struggling To Get Back To Normal After Sandy

While most of Manhattan is back to its normal routine following superstorm Sandy, Lower Manhattan is still littered with reminders of the storm’s wrath.

11/16/2012

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