In new Downtown park, city will sponsor public art that commemorates vanished Syrian community.
After one mom was told to "cover up," many more returned in a show of nursing solidarity.
NYPD won't scale back barriers so Alliance seeks other improvements to Exchange neighborhood.
Video Slide Show: Sights and sounds of the thousands who poured into The Battery in protest.
Answers to questions about the two-and-a-half year construction, set to begin next month.
Walter Freygang, who grew up on West Broadway in the late 1800s, wrote a rare account of life there.
After 20 years on board, she cites desire to focus on environmental, resiliency issues.