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New York Tours by Foot | Pay-What-You-Wish

Free Tours by Foot is pleased to present name-your-own-price New York walking tours. We cover all of Manhattan, parts of Brooklyn, Queens and the Bronx. We also offer name-your-own-price food, bike and bus tours as well as ghost tours as well as free self-guide tours and audio tours. No upfront costs. You decide what a tour was worth or what you could afford once a tour is over. It's the best money back guarantee in the business. <span class="textAlignWrapper address"><span class="street-address">112 Suffolk St</span>, <span class="locality">New York City, NY 10002-3332</span></span> <span class="textAlignWrapper">Lower East Side</span> +1 646-450-6831 <a href="https://freetoursbyfoot.com/new-york-tours/?utm_source=OurKehilaMarket">https://freetoursbyfoot.com/new-york-tours/?utm_source=OurKehilaMarket</a>

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Minyan Silencer-Turns your phone off & on at scheduled times

Tired of remembering to silence your phone's ringer during prayers, meetings, or classes? And when you do silence it, do you sometimes forget to turn it back on again afterwards? Then you need Minyan Silencer. MinyanSilencer lets you set up multiple schedules when your phone should automatically turn off its ringer, and then later turns it back on. Schedules can be configured either in absolute time, or relative to sunrise or sunset (particularly useful for prayers / minyanim). If your phone doesn't have GPS, you can manually select a city for calculating sunrise & sunset times. An added optional feature (must be turned on in settings) works when you manually silence your phone, and asks you when you would like it to turn back on again.

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Museum of the American Gangster

Did you know that Arnold Rothstein transformed organized crime from a thuggish activity by hoodlums into a big business, run like a corporation, with himself at the top? (source "He Was Good to his Mother").  He trained Bugsy Siegel, Dutch Schultz and Meyer Lansky,  as well as the Italian leaders of the Five Families.  In the 1920s NYC the Jewish-American gangsters merged with the Italian-American gangsters to form Murder, Inc.  And the list of Jewish Gangsters is quite large! The Museum of the American Gangster is a two-room museum located at 80 St. Mark's Place in the East Village, Manhattan New York City. Opened in 2010, it is located upstairs from a former speakeasy in a neighborhood once frequented by Al Capone, Lucky Luciano, and John Gotti.  Visit us and enjoy tour of historic speakeasy. Mon-Sun 1pm to 6pm (Guided Tours: 1pm 2:30pm 4pm & 5:30 tour on Mondays only) Note: Our historic building & speakeasy have many steps, so the site is not wheelchair accessible. Price: Admission includes guided tour. $20 Adult $15 Students & Seniors Groups of 10 and over should contact MuseumOfTheAmericanGangster@gmail.com Contact Us: (212) 228-5736

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The Therapy Place

<p>The Therapy Place offers professional care and personal attention that makes a positive difference in the lives of children and adults. Their therapeutic interventions will  <strong>help your child improve their attention, reading & writing skills, processing sensory information, social interactions and more.</strong> Speech services are also available. They accept most major insurances, treat in their clinic and many NJ schools, and have weekday and Sunday appointments available. The Therapy Place is now in Highland Park and can be reached at 732-814-4263 or <a title="The Therapy Place" href="mailto:info@therapyplacenj.com?Subject=Our_Kehila_Market_Referral" target="_blank" rel="noopener">info@therapyplacenj.com</a>.</p>

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The Tenement Museum

The Tenement Museum preserves the history of immigration through the personal accounts of those who built lives in the Lower East Side. Visitors can view restored apartments from the 19th and 20th centuries, walk the historic neighborhood, and interact with residents to learn the stories of generations of immigrants who helped shape the American experience. The museum is available by guided tour only. Each tour focuses on a specific theme and takes visitors to different areas of our two historic tenement buildings or neighborhood. <p><span class="exhibit-para second">FOR MORE THAN 20 YEARS,</span> the Tenement Museum has told the stories of immigrants who lived at 97 Orchard Street. While the building closed its doors to residents in 1935, the neighborhood continued to welcome newcomers in search of opportunity. In 2017, the Museum will open a new exhibit at 103 Orchard Street, in the same landmarked building that houses the Visitor Center and Museum Shop.</p> <p>Built in 1888, 103 Orchard Street was originally three separate tenements. The building became a corner unit when the north side of the block was demolished in order to create an approach to the newly-built Williamsburg Bridge. In 1913, the front side of the three buildings merged, while the back of the buildings were demolished to make space for a new bank headquarters. Over its 127 years as a residence, 103 Orchard Street housed more than 10,000 people. The new exhibit will tell three families' stories.</p> <h1><img title="Tour" src="https://www.tenement.org/images/tour.gif" alt="Tour" width="128" height="52" /></h1> <p>View the restored apartments of past residents from different time periods. </p> <h1><img title="Walk" src="https://www.tenement.org/images/walk.gif" alt="Walk" width="138" height="52" /></h1> <p>Explore the Lower East Side and the American Immigrant Experience. </p> <h1><img title="Meet" src="https://www.tenement.org/images/meet.png" alt="Meet" width="130" height="54" /></h1> <p>Visit a costumed interpreter playing a past resident of 97 Orchard Street. </p>

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Zmanim

Location-aware zmanim (Jewish prayer times, Holiday start/end). Includes: * 90+ different zmanim, including GR'A & MG'A-click to select * Notification if unable to determine location & help turning on sources * Manual selection of location & time zone Log enhancements: <a href="http://code.google.com/p/android-zmanim/issues/">http://code.google.com/p/android-zmanim/issues/</a>

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