BARD GRAD CENTER OFFERING UNIQUE ART CLASSES FOR KIDS; DRAWING, ANIMATION AND MORE (SPONSORED)

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Bard Graduate Center is offering a new a three-session workshop for kids ages 8 - 14 taking place Saturday mornings beginning February … Read the rest of this entry >>

CONFIRMED: ZUCKER’S BAGELS OPENING ON COLUMBUS AVENUE

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We broke the news last year that Zucker's Bagels had signed a lease to open a new store at 273 Columbus Avenue be … Read the rest of this entry >>

IT’S OFFICIAL: UWS CORNER WILL BE NAMED ‘NORMAN ROCKWELL PLACE’

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The City Council voted last week to officially name the corner of West 103 Street and Amsterdam Avenue "Norman Rockwell Place" … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE BLOTTER: STICKY FINGERS AT CENTURY 21

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Learn more about an attempted heist at Century 21 and other crimes in the 20th precinct b … Read the rest of this entry >>

SCHOOL BOARD TO HOLD INFO SESSIONS TO SET STAGE FOR REZONING DEBATE; SEGREGATION IS BIG TOPIC

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The city's plan to rezone schools on the Upper West Side failed last fall. But the underlying problems that the rezoning … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPEN THREAD: THIS WILL MAKE INDEPENDENT UWS COFFEEHOUSE OWNERS ROLL THEIR EYES

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A user of the website Reddit posted an account of a recent conversation he had with two tourists looking for a cup of coffee on the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

HISTORY RIPPED ASUNDER: THE LAST 4 REMAINING PHONE BOOTHS IN NYC ARE BEING REPLACED

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Workers are dismantling the four remaining phone booths on West End Avenue -- the four remaining booths i … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEDNESDAY: BURGER JOINT AND HOTEL SEEK LIQUOR LICENSES, AS OTHERS WANT SIDEWALK CAFES

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Bareburger in Columbus Square and a bar at the NYLO hotel on 77th street will go before the community board on Wednesday night to t … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: ORWASHER’S BAKERY, CHICOJULIO, ANOTHER DUNKIN’, UNCLE LUO YANG

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We've gotten some more clarity on a bakery opening at a prime corner, and Dunkin' Donuts continues its expansion throughout the neighbor … Read the rest of this entry >>

WHY MARC ACITO LIVES ON THE UPPER WEST SIDE

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Marc Acito is an award winning playwright, novelist, and humorist. He wrote the book for the current Broadway hit musical, “Allegiance”, starring George Taka … Read the rest of this entry >>

AFFORDABLE HOUSING LOTTERY OPENS FOR RENTALS ON WEST 60TH; 2-BEDROOMS START AT $737 A MONTH

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People can now apply to live in the income-restricted rental apartments at 175 West 60th street, a Glenwood Management bui … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: UWS CRANE VICTIM, FAIRWAY’S WOES, LUXURY HOUSING SLUMP?

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February 8, 2016 Weather: Snow expected, with a high of 38 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY SAYS IN LETTER THAT VETERANS WILL START MOVING INTO HOUSING NEXT MONTH

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The city's top official in charge of social services housing and programs wrote a letter on Friday to veterans telling them that th … Read the rest of this entry >>

THE NEIGHBORHOOD GETS VANILLA-CAKE-FROSTED

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The forecast was for up to three inches of snow in the … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: EQUINOX, BRA SMYTH, BREADS BAKERY, GASTRONOMIE, SUNFLOWER DELI

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Equinox's intense new ad campaign is gracing a long-vacant Upper West Side storefront, and a specialty food market is opening undergr … Read the rest of this entry >>

HOMELESS VETERANS STILL WAITING TO ENTER UWS HOUSING 2 MONTHS LATER; CITY SHOWS ‘INDIFFERENCE’

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It’s been nearly two months since a group of homeless veterans living in a shelter in Brooklyn applied for and were accepted into permanent affordable ho … Read the rest of this entry >>

DRIVER HITS PEDESTRIAN AT WEST END AVE AND 72ND STREET

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At 7:25 p.m. Wednesday, a northbound vehicle on West End Avenue that was turning left onto West 72nd Street hit a pedest … Read the rest of this entry >>

AT JCC BRIDGE, COME FOR THE GAME AND STAY FOR THE GUIDANCE (SPONSORED)

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Alice and Dorothy had played bridge at several clubs before landing at JCC Manhattan three years ago, where they play bridge with Peter Steinberg … Read the rest of this entry >>

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