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  • Happy 50th Landmark Anniversary St. Mark’s-in-the Bowery Church!

    50 years ago tomorrow, on April 19, 1966, the LPC landmarked St. Mark’s-in-the-Bowery Church. The Church is the oldest site of continuous worship in New York City. The parcel of land was purchased by Peter Stuyvesant in 1651 and a family chapel was erected on the […]

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  • St. Nicholas of Myra Orthodox Church

    Recently, our friends over at EV Grieve posted a great then-and-now of the southwest corner of Avenue A and East 10th Street.  This beautiful building, St. Nicholas of Myra Orthodox Church, became an official New York City Landmark in 2008 (you can read the designation report […]

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