OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: GREEN CAFE, BLUEMERCURY, J. JILL, HALLOWEEN POP-UP, MITCHELL’S

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A cafe closed last week, as one pop-up store got the Halloween gear out early and beauty and clothing stores got set to … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE ARREST EX-CON FOR CENTRAL PARK ROBBERY, CHOKING

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Police have arrested Joel McCray, 53, and charged him with choking and robbing a man in the Ramble on July 30 around 10 … Read the rest of this entry >>

FREE MUST-SEE SEPTEMBER EVENTS ON THE UWS

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September is jam-packed with exciting free events on the Upper West Side. Below, check out some of the highlig … Read the rest of this entry >>

RESIDENTIAL BUILDING SET TO RISE ON COLUMBUS AVENUE CHURCH PROPERTY

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A new seven-story building is set to rise at 952 Columbus Avenue on the corner of 107th street, which is owned by the Pentecostal Church of God, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>

ON SEPTEMBER 25 CENTRAL PARK MIGHT GET A LITTLE CROWDED

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Pope Francis will travel through Central Park in a procession on Friday, September 25 before leading mass at Madison Square G … Read the rest of this entry >>

FIRST CITIBIKE STATION ARRIVES ON THE UPPER WEST SIDE

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The first Citibike station on the Upper West Side was installed on Monday, as a long rack of bikes was placed next to Dante Park at 63rd street and Columbus Av … Read the rest of this entry >>

BED, BATH & BEYOND GETS CREATIVE TO DRAW IN COLUMBIA STUDENTS

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Not to be outdone by Lowe's nifty new store in Lincoln Square, Bed, Bath & Beyond has devised a scheme to get Columbia students to … Read the rest of this entry >>

PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES SAYS IT’S ‘SHOCKING’ THAT H&H BAGELS CLOSED

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In an interview with The Forward that covered such weighty issues as the Iran nuclear deal and anti-Semitism, President Obama rev … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: BUY BABE RUTH’S APARTMENT, GRAFFITI COP, HISTORIC STONES

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August 31, 2015 Weather: Mostly cloudy, with a high of 92 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

PERVERT ALERT: PEEPING TOM ON A COLUMBUS AVENUE FIRE ESCAPE

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A female tenant of a building at Columbus Avenue and 69th street posted this notice in the lobby after she saw a man with his p … Read the rest of this entry >>

WITHOUT CENTRAL PARK, MARRIAGE PROPOSALS WOULD BE GROSS

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To help the Central Park Conservancy celebrate its 35th anniversary, ad agency McGarryBowen made the spot below imag … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEST END SYNAGOGUE EXPLORES A NEW AND CREATIVE APPROACH TO EXTRACURRICULAR EDUCATION — ON SATURDAYS! (SPONSORED)

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When an influx of young families joined West End Synagogue last year, Rabbi Nadia Gold (WES Director of Family Engagement), identified a new and immediate need for programming to engage … Read the rest of this entry >>

CHILD HIT BY BICYCLIST IN RIVERSIDE PARK EXPECTED TO MAKE FULL RECOVERY

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The two-year-old girl hit by a bicyclist in Riverside Park on Saturday around 6 p.m. is expected to make a full recovery, p … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: MANHATTAN BREW & VINE, POULETTE, DIESEL, MORE

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A new restaurant and a wine bar have just opened on the Upper West Side. Check out lots of recent news … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPEN THREAD WEDNESDAY: HOT NIGHTS

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We've had 48 straight days with temperatures over 80 degrees in Central Park, a new re … Read the rest of this entry >>

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