1 WTC spire installation to begin

Tomorrow, the installation of an 18 segment spire will begin atop of the iconic One World Trade Center building. This spire, with segments weighing over 50 tons each will be mounted atop the 104 story skyscraper, making 1 WTC both the tallest building in...

Sandy reaching Battery Park City

For just the second time in over 100 years, Battery Park City and Lower Manhattan are serving as the trenches for a hurricane and or tropical storm. In 2011, Irene crashed over Lower Manhattan bringing gusts of wind and water. Today, Lower Manhattan is...

Battery Park City Stuyvesant High Student “Cheater” Sues

A senior at Stuyvesant HS says a lifetime of hard work is in jeopardy after being falsely accused in a widespread cheating scandal involving more than 80 students. In papers filed in Manhattan Supreme Court, “Student Doe” says that they were unfairly...

Downtown Dance Festival 2012 in Battery Park

Starting August 11th , the 31st Annual Downtown Dance Festival has been grooving out with Lower Manhattan residents and visitors this week in Battery Park. Today the Downtown Dance Festival 2012 will be beginning Day 4 of its 8 day festival which concludes...

Battery Conservancy announces Chair Design Competition

Battery Park City- Yesterday, The Battery Conservancy announced the “The Battery Conservancy Americas Design Competition 2012” a chair design competition in which designers from throughout the Americas, both professional and amateur, are invited...

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