LINDA ROSENTHAL CLAIMS CITY IS NEUTERING HER ‘DINING WITH DOGS’ LAW, ISSUES BITING PRESS RELEASE

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The state passed a law last year allowing people to eat with their pets at outdoor cafes in the city. But the city's Department of Health has i … Read the rest of this entry >>

THE TRADER-JOE-POCALYPSE IS UPON US!

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Upper West Siders have emerged from their blizzard cocoons in search of sustenance, only to find that the apocalypse did arrive, it just occurred … Read the rest of this entry >>

FAKE-SNOW EVENT CANCELLED BECAUSE OF REAL SNOW

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The Parks Department has cancelled Saturday's Winter Jam festival because of the impending blizzard coming our way Friday and Satu … Read the rest of this entry >>

THIS WEEKEND, THE PAST PULLED INTO THE 96TH STREET STATION

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Now pulling into the 96th street station: The what??? Emily Zdyrko experienced a Back to the Future moment when a 9 t … Read the rest of this entry >>

THANKFULLY, FAIRWAY’S STILL GOT SOME OLD-SCHOOL CHARM

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Where else will the store management relay a message from your wife over the loudspe … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO OF THE DAY: RELIGIOUS HARMONY AT THE DRUG STORE

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Hannukah candles in the shape of a Christmas tree at Pricewise, on Broadway between 84th and 85th st … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO OF THE DAY: OH TO BE RICH, POWERFUL, AND DESIRED BY EVERYONE

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Spotted in the window of Alexis Bittar, the high-end jewelry store on Columbus Avenue between 79th and 80th street: A certain real estate mogul, fashion … Read the rest of this entry >>

PIZZA RAT’S GOT NUTHIN’ ON CENTRAL PARK’S PIZZA RACCOON

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Pizza Raccoon was spotted this week by Anya Schiffrin at the Conservancy Garden in Central Park. The enterprising mammal fished a slice out o … Read the rest of this entry >>

IS THAT BERNIE SANDERS EATING ALONE AT A COMBINATION NATHAN’S/PIZZA HUT?

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Upper West Sider Tsadik Kaplan says he had a run-in Wednesday evening with the man who may well be the next president of these United St … Read the rest of this entry >>

THAT TIME KEVIN BACON FOUND SOMETHING REALLY GROSS IN A RIVERSIDE PARK BUSH

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Kevin Bacon is a longtime Upper West Side resident, a great actor and a dog-lover, in that order. In a recent interview with the Guardian, h … Read the rest of this entry >>

THERE WAS A SEMI-NUDE BURLESQUE PROTEST IN FRONT OF BARNES AND NOBLE AND NOBODY SENT US A PICTURE?

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What's this now? A group of burlesque dancers protested outside Barnes and Noble on Broadway and 82nd street last Thursday night because the store wouldn't … Read the rest of this entry >>

FORGET PIZZA RAT, WE’VE GOT CROISSANT SQUIRREL!

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While pizza rat gets all the headlines, the Upper West Side has its own furry little celebrity: Squirrel Rat! Sunny M … 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 >>

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 >>

OPEN THREAD WEDNESDAY: MAKING OUT ON A FLATBED TRUCK

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We received this fantastic photo from Michael H. Wednesday morning with the caption "Get a room!" and the following description: "Last … Read the rest of this entry >>

DID PLEASURE-CRAFT OWNER MISTAKE NEW JERSEY FOR TURKS AND CAICOS?

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A yacht has been moored in the middle of the Hudson River around 76th street since the weekend, and a helicopter even landed on it on Mo … Read the rest of this entry >>

FINALLY, UPPER WEST SIDERS CAN KNOW THE TIME AND TEMPERATURE

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After the old CNN sign was taken down, residents of the tiny faraway hamlet were lost -- unsure of what time it was, how warm it was outside, or whether it might r … Read the rest of this entry >>

CNN’S FORMER TIME/WEATHER CLOCK NOW SHOWING PUZZLE PIECES

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The digital CNN clock in Columbus Circle went on the fritz a few months ago, as the temperature gauge got stuck at 46 degrees even as the air ou … Read the rest of this entry >>

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