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UPPER WEST SIDERS PUSH ACLU’S ‘FREEDOM CITIES’ CAMPAIGN AT LOCAL NYPD MEETING

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NYPD officials are seeing several new faces at community council meetings, as people have embraced a call by the ACLU to get more involv … Read the rest of this entry >>

GOOGLE EMPLOYEE INJURED IN CENTRAL PARK EXPLAINS HOW SUBWAY LEAVES WHEELCHAIR USERS STRANDED

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Upper West Sider Sasha Blair-Goldensohn was walking through Central Park on his way to work as a software engineer at Google in 2009 … Read the rest of this entry >>

COME PLAY WITH US AT CONGREGATION RODEPH SHOLOM THIS SPRING!

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SPONSORED: There’s a new yoga studio in town…..well, not really a studio, but a new class for 3 and 4 year olds to move their bodies, stretch their sp … Read the rest of this entry >>

FAMOUS CHINESE ARTIST TO INSTALL FENCE PROJECT IN CENTRAL PARK AND ELSEWHERE IN NYC

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Famous Chinese artist Ai Weiwei will install a series of fences throughout the city in October as part of an art project called "Good Fences Make Good Neighbors" … Read the rest of this entry >>

AFTER LATEST STOP WORK ORDER, CELEB-FRIENDLY SPOT ‘SUGAR FACTORY’ STILL ISN’T OPEN; NO MORE CAROUSEL?

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The sundae-wielding King Kong poster is up. Jellybeans appear to fill some mounted bulk bins. But it’s unclear when the Sugar Factory American Brasserie … Read the rest of this entry >>

TRACK FIRE NEAR 81ST STREET SCRAMBLES TRAIN SCHEDULE

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Tuesday's commute wasn't very peachy, because of an apparent track fire near the 81st Street stop on the B and C … Read the rest of this entry >>

ARCHITECTS UNVEIL DRAMATIC CURVED TOWER NEAR CENTRAL PARK — OR THEY MIGHT BE PULLING OUR CHAIN

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An architecture firm has sparked some buzz with renderings of a building that would be the "world's longest struct … Read the rest of this entry >>

IMMEDIATE OCCUPANCY AT AURUM CONDOMINIUMS. TWO BEDROOM HOMES STARTING AT $956,000. OVER 90% SOLD.

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SPONSORED: Ideally situated in the heart of vibrant and storied Harlem, Aurum is a harmonious synthesis of thoughtful design, refined amenities … Read the rest of this entry >>

DOG RUN UPGRADES? AUTOMATED BUS STOP SIGNS? YOU CAN CHOOSE HOW TO SPEND MILLIONS ON THE UWS

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Locals get to decide this week if the 72nd Street Dog Run gets an upgrade, local auxiliary police officers get a new van or schools get new technology. (Or all of the ab … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: HOPEFUL RESPONSE TO HATE, SCHOOL BUS DRIVER ARRESTED

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March 27, 2017 Weather: Rain expected, with a high of 62 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

LOCAL HOTEL BECOMES AN ART-HOUSE MOVIE THEATER, WITH A TWIST

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The NYLO Hotel on 77th Street and Broadway has a new events series, where it turns its library into a very unique kind of movie the … Read the rest of this entry >>

AT UWS HATE CRIME FORUM, AUDIENCE LEARNS HOW TO DEFINE HATE CRIME IN THE FIRST PLACE

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If ever an action defined the term “hate crime,” it was that of a white man from Baltimore who came to New York City last … Read the rest of this entry >>

11-YEAR-OLD REPORTED MISSING FROM COLUMBUS AVENUE HOME (UPDATE: SHE RETURNED)

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Police are asking for the public's help in finding an 11-year-old girl named Zoey Corez who went missing from her ho … Read the rest of this entry >>

KID-FRIENDLY SPOT SUGAR & PLUMM CLOSED BY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

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Sugar & Plumm, the restaurant at 377 Amsterdam Avenue between 78th and 79th Street, was shut down on Wednesday by a city Health Department insp … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: MY PIE, GINA LA FORNARINA, RAIN, DA LUCE, CANTEEN 82, NEW MEXICAN SPOT

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More pizza and assorted Italian food is coming, as a Chinese spot gets redesi … Read the rest of this entry >>

UPCOMING EVENT AT THE JCC WILL EXAMINE THE STIRRING BESTSELLER ‘WHEN BREATH BECOMES AIR’

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SPONSORED: JCC Manhattan is excited to host Dr. Lucy Kalanithi on Wednesday, April 5th at 7:30 pm, as she shares her husband Paul’s story which was detailed i … Read the rest of this entry >>

‘TRUMP UNITY BRIDGE’ COMES TO THE UPPER WEST SIDE

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A Trump Unity Bridge attached to a truck called the Trump Mobile was driving around the Lincoln Square neighborhood from Columbus Circ … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY RELEASES ‘SUMMER ON THE HUDSON’ EVENTS STARTING IN MAY

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It's still frigid outside, but the city has released its list of free spring and summer events in Riverside Park, including yoga, zumba, tai chi and dance for sen … Read the rest of this entry >>

GRACIOUS HOME REOPENS ON EAST SIDE AND ONLINE WITH FAMILIAR FACES AND PRODUCTS

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SPONSORED: Gracious Home, a New York City and Upper West Side favorite is back in the news. The luxury home goods retailer recently reopen … Read the rest of this entry >>

THROWBACK THURSDAY: BUNNIES, TATS AND BREAK-DANCING

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Thankfully for all of us, Stephen Harmon carried his camera around the neighborhood in the 1980's and captured the lively fashion and personali … Read the rest of this entry >>

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