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Seward Park Cheerleading Squad Raises $30K for Nationals Competition

Last modified January 27, 2022 at 7:42 pm

When the Seward Park High School cheerleading squad qualified for the nationals back in December, the school made history. The Lower East Side institution is reportedly the second public high school in Manhattan to ever qualify for the grand stage. However, the obstacle in their midst was budgetary. No cash for uniforms, travel, and lodging […]

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Seward Park High School Cheerleading Squad Makes History with Trip to Nationals

Posted January 4, 2022 at 5:07 am

The Seward Park High School cheerleading squad is headed to the national stage, making history in the process. The team qualified for the nationals – the highest level in high school cheerleading – about two weeks ago. Teams across the country will compete in Orlando next month. And it’s a milestone – Seward Park is […]

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‘Parkour Expo’ this Weekend Atop Seward Park High School

Posted August 22, 2019 at 5:05 am

Parkour enthusiasts take note: Move NYC is headed to the Lower East Side this weekend. Nomadic outfit The Movement Creative is setting up a temporary rooftop playground, composed of of 8,000lbs of metal pipe, joints, and wooden beams atop the New Design High School (nee Seward Park High School at 350 Grand Street). Movement Creative […]

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Tonight: Grill the Candidates Challenging Chin for City Council District 1 Seat

Last modified August 25, 2017 at 7:25 am

As the battle for the District 1 seat toils on, a candidate forum is happening tonight, to talk about the hot-button items of neighborhood development and displacement. Hosted by the Coalition to Protect Chinatown and the Lower East Side, the meeting will primarily focus on “issues of zoning, development, low-income housing, gentrification, and environmental & […]

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After Nearly 3 Years of Facade Repairs, Scaffolding Comes Down at Seward Park High School

Posted March 11, 2016 at 5:15 am

At long last, the eyesore is out, now a sight for sore eyes. After nearly three years of buzzing the block into sleepless nights and restless mornings, looks like the exterior renovation of the Seward Park High School building at 350 Grand Street is drawing to a close. Scaffolding and netting were deposed from the […]

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Excessive Noise from Seward Park High School Renovation Irks Residents

Posted September 19, 2013 at 5:22 am

Seward Park High School “modernization” is already creating a total headache for neighbors in the immediate vicinity.

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Seward Park High School Undergoing Facade Repairs

Posted September 18, 2013 at 6:10 am

If you’re a huge fan of the historic Seward Park High School building at 350 Grand Street, this news might be somewhat upsetting.

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Board of Elections Relocating Election Day Polling Sites Due to Sandy

Posted November 5, 2012 at 6:18 am

Mainstream media and its political pundits dubbed Hurricane Sandy the real October surprise this presidential election season.

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Mayor Bloomberg Holds Press Conference at Seward Park High School

Last modified November 1, 2012 at 8:31 am

Mayor Bloomberg stopped by Seward Park High School to address the city on the precipice of Hurricane Sandy.

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Sneakers 4 Success Fundraiser on the Lower East Side

Posted June 28, 2012 at 11:23 am

The obligatory posters are scattered about the Lower East Side. Nonprofit newcomer Sneakers 4 Success is hosting its inaugural fundraiser, dubbed “Sole Connections,” at the Open Road Rooftop later tonight. The space atop the old Seward Park High School building will be transformed into a gallery for artists who “continue to break the mold and […]

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