“I was MADE IN THE LOWER EASTSIDE and Here Will I Die”
My dad was born in the lower east side. My dad’s dad was born in the lower east side. I was born in the lower east side. I know it’s where I’ll die. My name is Miles and I was made in the lower east side.MY LES STORY
The LES Blog
This is my weekly blog regarding all things Lower East Side. Stay in the loop on all the new developments and happenings!
Lower East Side Gentrification – A Background I briefly touched on it in my site bio, but gentrification is a plague which is currently sweeping the Lower East Side and[…]Read more
LOWER EAST SIDE
People of LES
As a part of this website I want to interview people who live in the Lower East Side. From new tenants to the lifers, you’ll learn about the city through the most intimate channel: its people!
“Even though I’m a recent transplant, I can feel the nostalgia as I walk down the streets. Something about that really resonates with me.”
“I grew up in the LES as a young boy and have seen the changes over the years. I’m not going to lie; it’s hard to see gentrification pull apart the fabric of this borough. But hey, at least we have a Starbucks on every corner.”
“Coming from New Orleans to LES was a big transition for me. I’m beginning to warm up to the people, but the prices are still a little bit overwhelming for this southern boy”
Give a New York Knock
There’s always the stereotype that New Yorkers are too busy to give others the light of day. I’m here to say that isn’t true. Drop me an e-mail and I’ll be sure to respond to any questions or concerns you may have!