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MODEL ENJOYED THE ‘ROWDY’ NIGHTS IN SECRET UWS TOWNHOUSE

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Neighbors were shocked when a catwalk showed up in the backyard of a townhouse on West 83rd Street last year. And a model ha … Read the rest of this entry >>

WHAT’S THIS? ANOTHER CONDESCENDING COLUMN ABOUT THE UPPER WEST SIDE FOOD SCENE?

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New York Times food reviewer Pete Wells praised new Upper West Side butcher shop and restaurant White Gold in the food section this … Read the rest of this entry >>

CENTRAL PARK’S WINTER JAM WILL BE MORE LIKE SPRING JAM THIS YEAR; SHUFFLEBOARD?

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Due to the fact that New York's climate these days is essentially equivalent to Maryland's climate 25 years ago, Winter Jam won't be very wintry this … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO OF THE DAY: CAT CRASHES ‘CANINE STYLES’ DOG PARTY

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A real-life cat tried to steal the attention from some stuffed dogs in the window of Canine Styles at 2231 Broadway between 79th and … Read the rest of this entry >>

JEWS REJOICE FOR CHRISTMAS WITH JEWMONGOUS!

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SPONSORED: New York Jews finally get their Christmas wish: Sean Altman’s JEWMONGOUS at The Triad Theater Upper West Side on Christmas Day, December 25th at 9pm, which a … Read the rest of this entry >>

AGGRESSIVELY PASSIVE-AGGRESSIVE PARKING ENFORCEMENT ON RIVERSIDE DRIVE

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Don't you hate when you see a car parked half a car-length from the vehicle ahead and half a length from the vehicle behind -- just perf … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW RESTAURANT OFFERS UNIQUE DELICACY: THAI SCOTCH EGGS!

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When cultures cross, taste buds win. The latest proof is at Amster Thai, the new spot at 969 Amsterdam Avenue between 101st and 102nd Str … Read the rest of this entry >>

GEEZ, THESE NEW HYBRID DOGS SURE ARE FUNKY-LOOKING

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A few furry critters grazed on leaves and assorted debris in a tree bed on 75th Street between Riverside Drive and West End Avenue on Thur … Read the rest of this entry >>

TEXAN OPERA FAN WON’T BE CHARGED IN ASH-SCATTERING AT THE MET

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The Times identified the opera fan who police say spread his mentor's ashes in the orchestra pit at the Met on Saturday, leading to a terrorism s … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEST END AVENUE HALLOWEEN DISPLAY ACHIEVES PEAK ZOMBIE-DEVIL MADNESS

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The folks at 626 West End Avenue (90th Street) certainly achieved the psycho-killer aesth … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO OF THE DAY: CREATIVE BIKE PARKING

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Cameron Grey Rose spotted the dangling bike above on 96th Street and Broadway Tuesday morning. Is it an artistic or political statement, or simply a … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEEKEND HISTORY: WHEN FEARSOME ‘PIRATE CATS’ ROAMED THE UPPER WEST SIDE

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One hundred years ago, the residents of the Upper West Side bolted their doors in fear of a group of marauding cats that h … Read the rest of this entry >>

COLUMN: THE UPPER WEST SIDE DON’T GET NO RESPECT

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Remember your elementary school? Remember being escorted out for P.T. (Physical Training) in that fenced-in school … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPERA-LOVING SEAT-GRABBERS CREATE AGGRESSIVE TENOR BEFORE MET PERFORMANCES

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First come first served indeed! Some opera-lovers went out of their way to nab the best seats in the house for the Metropolitan Opera's free high-defin … Read the rest of this entry >>

PARROT CAMPS OUT AT DOG RUN, DELIGHTING HUMANS AND EATING APPLES

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A parrot has apparently taken up residence at the 72nd Street dog run in Riverside Park and has taken to eatin … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS LANDMARKS GROUP USES POKEMON TO LURE YOUNG PEOPLE INTO CARING ABOUT HISTORY

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How do you get young people to care about historic landmarks on the Upper West Side? Pokemon GO of co … Read the rest of this entry >>

96TH STREET SINKHOLE IS HUNGRY AGAIN; GOBBLE GOBBLE GOBBLE

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The sinkhole that has repeatedly gobbled up the asphalt at the intersection on 96th street and West End Avenue returned this week, causing the s … Read the rest of this entry >>

LYRICS TO ‘I DREAM OF BERNIE’ POSTED IN AN UPPER WEST SIDE PHONE BOOTH

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A fan of Bernie Sanders posted the lyrics below (based on "I Dream of Jeannie") in a phone booth at 106th and Broadway. Hum … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO OF THE DAY: GLORIOUS SWINE PRANCES DOWN 69TH STREET

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Gwen Solomon happened upon a magnificent beast on 69th street between Broadway and Amsterdam on Thursday around 11:30 … Read the rest of this entry >>

FIND XIAO XIAO, THE ESCAPED UPPER WEST SIDE PANDA!

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Oh no! An Upper West Side family is seeking its beloved lost panda Xiao Xiao, who is apparently roaming the hill … Read the rest of this entry >>

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