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Battery Park City on Ice
December 14, 2012
Winter is here, and as with any other year, the holiday season seems to be one of major highlights. However, not everyone is filled with the holiday spirit this winter. Many New Yorkers in neighborhoods such as Battery Park City are still recovering from the damages caused by Hurricane Sandy. However, Santa Claus has delivered an early Christmas present to the residents of Lower Manhattan. Assembled in Wagner Park is the Liberty View Ice Rink, which is now open to the public for some ice skating fun. Many believe that after all Sandy victims have been through since the storm, this recreation is much-needed. Residents can feel free to use the ice rink as a place to leave their troubles behind and soak up some of winter’s magic.Read More
Tribeca Shelter Gets Full Renovation
June 29, 2012
The homeless in Tribeca will find more beds to sleep in soon thanks to upcoming renovations to the dilapidated 90 Lafayette Street shelter. $9 million will be invested in renovations at the shelter that will bring three new floors and hundreds of new beds to complement the existing accommodations. The New York City Rescue Mission, charged with handling the construction, focuses on helping homeless individuals cope with everything from extreme poverty to drug addiction. The shelter focuses on faith to help its tenants, requiring all those who stay overnight to attend evening chapel run by the local clergy.Read More