Six to Celebrate 2011

The Historic Districts Council, New York’s city-wide advocate for historic buildings and neighborhoods, is pleased to announce the first annual Six to Celebrate, a list of historic New York City neighborhoods that merit preservation attention. This is New York’s only citywide list of preservation priorities. The Six were chosen from applications submitted by neighborhood groups […]

December 14, 2010

LPC Docket Number: 109622 Manhattan, Block: 210, Lot: 9 326 Canal Street – TriBeCa East Historic District An Italianate style store and loft building designed by John M. Hoffman and built in 1866-67, and altered by Samuel Edson Gage in 1920-21. Application is to install storefront infill. HDC Testimony This proposal is a generally good […]

Provincetown Playhouse? We think not.

Rebuilt Theater Opening Amid Debate By ROBIN POGREBIN It has a storied past that includes names like Eugene O’Neill and Edward Albee, and on Saturday the newly renovated Provincetown Playhouse will be opened to the public by New York University, which says it spent $4.5 million restoring a building that has played an important role […]

December 7, 2010

LPC Docket Number: 114104 Brooklyn, Block: 310, Lot: 3 439-445 Hicks Street aka 126-140 Baltic Street – Cobble Hill Historic District Model tenement buildings designed by William Field & Son and built in 1876-77. Application is to establish a master plan governing the future installation of windows. LPC Docket Number: 100174 Brooklyn, Block: 305, Lot: […]

Grand Re-Opening of the Roosevelt Island Historic Society Visitor Center

We have great holiday gifts for your stocking stuffers at the kiosk. There are tees, caps, tram models, books, mugs, magnets and much more. Bring your checkbook and have a great time shopping while enjoying the restoration of our Visitor Center. The ROOSEVELT ISLAND HISTORICAL SOCIETY You are invited to join us for the Grand […]

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