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One of the most visually stunning buildings along SoHo Broadway, the Silk Exchange Building at 487 Broadway was built in 1894.

The 12-story Little Singer Building at 561 Broadway is not really that little

A look back at the 433 Broadway, once home to a unique park and hexagonal bank.

Learn more about John Jacob Astor’s Haughwout Building.

In any discussion about  SoHo preservation, the name Jane Jacobs usually comes up almost immediately. But there is another, lesser-known yet hugely influential figure in the saga of saving SoHo and preserving its architectural heritage: Margot Gayle.

Dean & Deluca, the high-end food purveyor at the corner of Broadway and Prince Street, opened in 1973 as The Cheese Store at 120 Prince Street (between Greene and Wooster). In 1977, Giorgio DeLuca…

Siamese connections. You see them every day, but what are they exactly? Those pipes in front of buildings painted red, green, and yellow? Like fire hydrants, they are used by FDNY to fight fires. Why “Siamese”? They are called such because of their visual similarity to Siamese twins in that they encompass two pipe openings […]

SoHo Broadway Community Did you ever wonder where your building was made? Your clothing, linens, appliances, and books are all labeled with their place of origin. And so are your buildings, if they have cast iron façades. Cast iron foundry stamps that indicate what company manufactured the components that make up a building façade can […]

Looking up at SoHo Broadway’s ornate cast iron architecture can tell you a lot about our neighborhood-SoHo Broadway Community

When you think of the SoHo Broadway streetscape, you think of cast iron, water towers, street lights and maybe even vault lights, but what about Belgian blocks?

If you walk along Broadway from Canal to Houston Street, you will see many charming old-fashioned lampposts along the way. They are replicas of Bishops Crook cast iron lampposts that were common in New York City in the early 20th century. Named for the staff carried by high-ranking clerics, a garland motif winds around a […]

Look up. Look way up! Although they may look like remnants from New York’s past, 99% of the water towers in SoHo, including those along SoHo Broadway, are still in use and they are still being manufactured locally by two New York City companies that fabricate and maintain these cherished gems from SoHo’s skyline.

Have you ever wondered why some buildings in SoHo have “HOLLOW SIDEWALK” or “VAULTED SIDEWALK” signs posted on their facades?

There are approximately 250 cast iron buildings in New York City, most of them in SoHo and mostly built from the mid-1800’s through the late 1800’s. 

Have you noticed the subtle artwork that can be found along the Prince Street station’s walls? 

Sundays on Broadway and curator Cathy Weis present an evening of performances by Jon Kinzel, Jimena Paz, and Vicky Shick.

Sundays on Broadway: Jon Kinzel + Jimena Paz + Vicky Shick

Sundays on Broadway: Gregory Corbino + Jennifer Miller + Lucy Sexton – SoHo Broadway Events

The Moth Story Slam at Bookstore Cafe Housing Works

The Moth StorySLAM Dec 10 – Soho Events

Regular open-mic storytelling competitions. Open to anyone with a five-minute story to share on the night’s theme. Come tell a story, or just enjoy the show! SoHo Events

Writer's Circle at Mulberry Street Library New York Public Library - SoHo Neighborhood Resources

Writer’s Circle @ Mulberry Street Library-SoHo Neighborhood Resources

Writers, is time your enemy? Join the Writer’s Circle at New York Public Library – SoHo Neighborhood Resources

Housing Works Bookstore Cafe tenth annual reading of Charles Dickens' classic

What the Dickens? @ Bookstore Cafe

Ring in the holidays at the Bookstore with everyone’s favorite annual Dickensian event. 10th Annual “A Christmas Carol” Marathon Reading. SoHo Community Events

Sundays on Broadway and co-curators Emily Climer and Cathy Weis present an evening of performances by Ellen Fisher, Carolyn Hall, and the seasonal return of Shorties.

Sundays on Broadway: Ellen Fisher + Carolyn Hall + Shorties

Sundays on Broadway and co-curators Emily Climer and Cathy Weis present an evening of performances by Ellen Fisher, Carolyn Hall, and the seasonal return of Shorties. – SoHo Events

SoHo Broadway Resources

Manhattan Community Board No. 2 – December 2019 Meeting

Manhattan Community Board #2 Manhattan is one of the first community boards to be established in the early 1960’s. One of Soho Broadway Community Resources

The Writing Den at Bookstore Cafe

The Writing Den: Connecting Those in Need

A free monthly handwriting event led by the Writing Den @ Housing Works Bookstore Cafe

DigiMarCon East 2020 – Digital Marketing Conference & Exhibition

DigiMarCon East 2020 – Digital Marketing Conference & Exhibition

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