SILLY, CATCHY ‘UPTOWN PASSOVER’ VIDEO FILMED ON THE UWS

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Passover is coming next week, and a capella group Six13 has taken to the streets of the Upper West Side to film a music video to get everyone excited for the holiday. The video, called Uptown Pas … Read the rest of this entry >>

THE UNIVERSE REALLY DOES REVOLVE AROUND THE UPPER WEST SIDE

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Scott Matthews took the photos above and below, using multiple exposures to trace the paths of airplanes into and out of LaGuardia Airport, and the t … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW EXHIBIT EXPLORES ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S RELATIONSHIP WITH THE JEWS

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By Nancy Novick At the New York Historical Society’s new exhibit “Lincoln and the Jews,” even the most avid of Civil War history buffs may learn something new about our 16th presi … Read the rest of this entry >>

CHECK OUT THESE 3 UPPER WEST SIDE ART/CULTURE EXHIBITIONS

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The city's big museums are always launching ambitious exhibitions that get tons of press. But some smaller neighborhood venues are putting on ambitious shows too, and they're worth a v … Read the rest of this entry >>

PUBLIC ART HIJACKED FROM SUBWAY, LEFT IN RIVERSIDE PARK

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A sculpture of a seeing-eye dog that's part of a Broadway public art display was ripped from its bolts outside the 72nd street subway st … Read the rest of this entry >>

THROWBACK THURSDAY: SNOWY BRIDGES AND SNOWY BRAWLS

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This week's Throwback Thursday photos are by Matt Weber, a very talented photographer whose work we have featured before. The first one is from 19 … Read the rest of this entry >>

DRAMA: TWO LOCAL PLAYS ARE CROWD-PLEASERS

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We've been hearing some good buzz about two local plays -- Measure for Measure and The Church of Why Not. Learn more about them b … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO OP: BROADWAY’S HANDSOME HAWK

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Scott Matthews captured this handsome hawk resting on top of a building at 106th street and Broadway. Soon afterwards, the haw … Read the rest of this entry >>

LISTEN TO THE SEVEN STORIES FROM OUR FIRST STORYTELLING NIGHT

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West Side Rag's first-ever storytelling night was held at Gastronomie 491 on Feb. 28. It featured seven true tales from Upper West Siders about the neighbo … Read the rest of this entry >>

AN EXCITING NEW CD FEATURING PETER SCHICKELE, CREATOR OF P.D.Q. BACH (SPONSORED)

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Morning Music is an exciting new CD featuring the never before recorded piano works by remarkable composer Peter Schickele and the one and only P.D.Q. … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO OP: TRAFFIC JAM ON 72ND AND BROADWAY

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Harriet Flehinger sent in the photo above of police horses at the intersection of 72nd street and Broadway at noon on Wednesday, bringing to … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS MOVIE NEWS: PUTZEL NOW FREE ON HULU; AUTOMAT DOCUMENTARY PLANNED, RICHARD GERE MOVIE

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The Oscars may be over, but there's plenty of buzz about movies on the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

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