OPENINGS UPDATES: NEW LEVAIN BAKERY, H-MART SUPERMARKET, ARTISANAL DOUGHNUT BAR

We have news on three eagerly anticipated Upper West Side open … Read the rest of this entry >>

CONTROVERSIAL AMSTERDAM AVENUE TOWER ‘ON HOLD’ AFTER ANOTHER DEPARTMENT OF BUILDINGS RULING

The super-tall building planned for 200 Amsterdam Avenue is officially “on hold,” according to the NYC Department of Buildings web … Read the rest of this entry >>

LOCAL ASSEMBLYMAN PROPOSES TAX ON RICH TO PAY FOR SUBWAY FIXES

After a train derailment in Harlem on Tuesday injured dozens of people and scrambled the entire train system through Wednesday morning, Assemb … Read the rest of this entry >>

GOODBYE TO ANOTHER AUTHENTIC NEW YORK SLICE; CAESAR’S CLOSING AFTER 36 YEARS

Caesars Palace Pizza at 493 Amsterdam Avenue (83rd-84th) is preparing to serve its last pie on Wednesday after 36 years, and the resta … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE LOOKING FOR MAN WHO STOLE KEYS FROM POSTAL WORKER

Police say the man depicted in the video above took a set of keys from a postal worker near 95th Street in A … Read the rest of this entry >>

CONCERNS ABOUT THEFTS AND SAFETY ISSUES RAISED AT 24TH PRECINCT MEETING

Local police officials addressed a spike in thefts and the proliferation of motorized bikes at a recent community council meetin … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: GUACAMOLE TAQUERIA, TAP NYC, FIKA, ALWAYS LOVE, JUNZI KITCHEN, BIRDBATH BAKERY

A new Mexican spot is coming and we just got some Brazilian tapioca cr … Read the rest of this entry >>

AS CORPORATIONS ABANDON SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK, SHAKE SHACK SWOOPS IN WITH A ‘FAIRY DUST’ SHAKE

The Upper West Side Shake Shack is offering a new treat in conjunction with Shakespeare in the Park's upcoming production of A Midsummer Night's D … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: SWING FEST BEGINS, HOTEL LOSES POWER, LOCAL CAT WINS HONOR

June 26, 2017 Weather: Partly cloudy, with a high of 78 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

AN OLD-SCHOOL DINER GETS APPROVED TO SELL LIQUOR, AND MORE RESTAURANT UPDATES

Community Board 7's Business Committee approved multiple liquor licenses, sidewalk cafes, and one extension of a restaurant’s hours at a recent mee … Read the rest of this entry >>

HOW A CHILDREN’S BOOKSTORE, COMING SOON TO THE UPPER WEST SIDE, PLAYED A PART IN ‘YOU’VE GOT MAIL’

The recent announcement that we’ll be opening a Books of Wonder store on location on the Upper West Side has stirred up some debate … Read the rest of this entry >>

JFK REMEMBERED IN NEW PHOTO-FILLED EXHIBIT

Do not miss “American Visionary: John F. Kennedy’s Life and Times,” opening at the New-York Historical Society on Friday, June 23rd, running through January … Read the rest of this entry >>

VIOLATION ISSUED AFTER LARGE SECTION OF RIVERSIDE DRIVE BUILDING’S CORNICE FALLS

An enormous piece of the cornice at 404 Riverside Drive at 113th Street broke off on Monday afternoon, perhaps as much as 30 feet or more. Large … Read the rest of this entry >>

ARGUMENT OVER SKATEBOARD LED TO STABBING ON 107TH STREET: REPORT

An argument over a skateboard turned violent on Thursday night, police told … Read the rest of this entry >>

CLASSIC NYC STEAKHOUSE DONOHUE’S MOVING INTO LONG-VACANT UWS SPOT

The former home of PD O'Hurley's, a dive bar at 174 West 72nd Street that closed in 2013, is expected to become a Donohue's Steakhouse, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>

ASSESSING THE DAMAGE: STORM DESTROYED 20 TREES IN CENTRAL PARK AND MORE ELSEWHERE

Monday's brief but ferocious thunderstorm tore through the neighborhood, bringing down trees and sections of buildings. In Central Park … Read the rest of this entry >>

SILVER STARS FITNESS: IS YOUR FITNESS PROGRAM RIGHT FOR YOU? HERE’S HOW TO FIND OUT.

SPONSORED: Believe it or not, designing the right fitness program is a science and requires knowledge and a thought process. The average fi … Read the rest of this entry >>

VIOLENCE ON 90TH STREET: FRUIT VENDOR ROBBED, NEWSSTAND OPERATOR IN SCUFFLE WITH MINOR

There were two violent incidents on 90th Street this past Saturday. In the morning, a fruit vendor on 90t … Read the rest of this entry >>

FRED ASTAIRE WEST SIDE PRODUCES ‘DANCE AMONG THE STARS 2017’ FUNDRAISER FOR UWS HIGH SCHOOL

SPONSORED: Think So You Think You Can Dance meets Dancing with the Stars – a live evening of theatrical show numbers blending ballroom and … Read the rest of this entry >>

MUSEUM EXPANSION OPPONENTS PACK MEETING: ‘TEDDY ROOSEVELT IS TURNING OVER IN HIS GRAVE’

More than 200 people came to the American Museum of Natural History last week, most of them to register opposition to the museum's … Read the rest of this entry >>

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