Neighborhood Nickname

Lower East Side Gets Another Neighborhood Moniker with ‘Nolo’

Posted February 2, 2017 at 5:09 am

Lord knows that the Lower East Side has seen its fair share of attempts to carve out and rename swaths of territory. Usually to the benefit of big real estate trying to best sell the area. Enough already. For instance, BelDel and, later, LoDel, as the area south of Delancey between Essex and Allen. Or, […]

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New York Times Discovers Life Below Delancey

Posted May 8, 2013 at 6:20 am

In case you might have thought otherwise, the Lower East Side south of Delancey is firmly in the crosshairs of gentrification. And now the so-called paper of record makes it official with a fairly derivative puff piece about this micro-neighborhood (some call it LoDel). Yes, the New York Times discovers that there’s actually life (and […]

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Apple Maps Endorses “LoDel” Neighborhood Moniker

Posted November 21, 2012 at 6:28 am

First it was Bing maps, and now Apple has already followed suit.

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Lower East Side or Lower Eastpacking?

Posted December 21, 2011 at 6:28 am

As the nightlife component of the Meatpacking District continues its conquest of the Lower East Side, we are left with the neighborhood designation of Lower Eastpacking.

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Lower East Side Neighborhood Nickname Alert

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:27 am

The local real estate industry is at it again with their crazy neighborhood nicknames. See what was cooked up after the jump!

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