| May 31, 2012
PIX11 visited the East Side House Settlement and the Educational Alliance after school programs.
These organizations run several after-school programs in the South Bronx and on the Lower East Side, which are slated for closure as part of Mayor Bloomberg'...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 7:34 AM
Police officers surrounded the Seward Houses apartment complex at 64 Essex Street after a man shot a cop in the chest just before 4 a.m. Thursday.
Officer Brian Groves, 30, was wearing a bullet proof vest and is said to be in stable condition after...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 2:50 PM
On the Lower East Side, there is an eight foot high, glaring spelling error that lies on the ground, smack in the middle.
What is supposed to spell "School X-ING," instead reads "SHCOOL X-NG."
That is quite the snafu. S-N-A-F-U.
"This is embarrassing ,...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 10:23 AM
A pregnant teenager is recovering after police said she was shot in the hallway of her Lower East Side apartment. Authorities are reportedly searching for the victim's boyfriend.
According to police, the shooting happened shortly after 2 p.m. Monday in...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 3:21 PM
David Byrne's lyrics, especially in his early days with Talking Heads, put even the most mundane human behavior underneath a magnifying glass to reveal all its wonder and strangeness.
He was the "anthropologist from Mars," instantly staking out a place...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 2:18 PM
A wild gun battle played out in the Baruch Houses early Monday morning on the Lower East Side with cops and a shooter exchanging more than a dozen shots and cops tracking the alleged shooter after following a trail of his own blood.
The only thing that...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 7:47 AM
Hester Street Fair:
The Hester Street Fair is an outdoor community market in the Lower East Side of New York City created by The Big Social team of Ron Castellano, SuChin Pak, Adam Zeller, and Suhyun Pak. HSF is a hybrid incubator and launching pad for...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 10:07 AM
The Organic Grill on the Lower East Side was the first of its kind to open in the area 10 years ago. Since then, owner Julia Chebotar says the "green trend" has grown and people are gaining interest in organic food.
"Organic is healthier for you...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 2:30 AM
Their cost, it turns out, is beyond calculation.
"Babul Mia said he identified his wife Mariam Begum, 25, who was apparently burnt beyond recognition, but he could identify her bangles and her small teeth," reported Bangladesh's main...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 3:57 AM
In just about one month, a documentary film about Super Storm Sandy and climate change was edited and premiered in a pop-up, guerrilla style movie screening in the Lower East Side of Manhattan.
The production, the secrecy of the location for the...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 9:52 PM
The Fugs finally return to Chicago on Saturday at the City Winery after a 44-year absence. The reception for the band is bound to be a bit warmer than it was when the counter-culture pioneers last performed here, on Dec. 28, 1968, at the Aragon Ballroom....