WHAT'S HAPPENING

Can’t Be Missed at Bowery Ballroom

When Rolling Stone polled music industry insiders to create the definitive list of the best music venues in the country, Bowery Ballroom came out at the very top, at number one. The magazine described the New York institution like this: “Opened 15 years ago in a...

read more

Local Sweets: Four Standout Bakeries in the Lower East Side

“One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” This quotation comes from “A Room of One’s Own,” a 1929 essay by Virginia Woolf. Ninety years on, the sentiment still resonates. That’s because it’s true; eating a great meal is not only a...

read more

Evenings in Little Italy

In New York City, the spice of fall is in the air. Leaves are changing, cashmere is coming out of storage, and the evenings are perfect for exploring your neighborhood. At the One Manhattan Square condos on the Lower East Side, you can enjoy autumnal outings without...

read more

East River Park: A Local, Coastal Oasis

Summer in the city is a wonderful time, but many New Yorkers are partial to the fall. The weather cools, the leaves change, and the entire color palette of the town shifts to reds, browns, and golds. The earthy vibrancy of autumn just can’t be beat. Fortunately,...

read more

Hester Street Fair

Did you know that just a short, leisurely walk from the One Manhattan Square condos, you can find the Lower East Side’s (scrap that — New York City’s) finest weekly street market? The moment it opened in 2010, it was clear that Hester Street Fair was different from...

read more

New Eats in the Neighborhood

The Lower East Side has long been at the cutting edge of Manhattan’s art, food, and nightlife scenes. This is not in spite of the neighborhood’s history as a melting pot, but because of it. The LES is a place where intersections between cultures transform Old World...

read more

10 Questions With…Anna Karlin

Designer Anna Karlin has imbued 10 model Lower East Side condos at One Manhattan Square with her distinctive design sensibility, developing each around a unique character archetype. The “Less Is More” residence, for instance, is a minimalist masterpiece, while the...

read more

The Best Rooftop Bar in NYC is in South Seaport

The temps are high, and the sun is out. You work all week, and you’re oh-so-ready to enjoy all of the free time you can between Friday night and Monday morning. Summer weekends fill up quickly in New York City with short jaunts out to Long Island or the Jersey Shore...

read more

A Summer Near One Manhattan Square

Summer’s in full swing, and so are the rooftop concerts at Pier 17. With its second Summer Concert Series underway, the Lower East Side waterfront venue boasts some huge names from the world of rock and pop — two particularly major shows are still coming up. Here’s...

read more