LINCOLN CENTER’S RUBENSTEIN ATRIUM TO DOUBLE NUMBER OF FREE CONCERTS

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The David Rubenstein Atrium, the public space on Broadway between 62nd and 63rd Streets that offers discount Lincoln Center tickets and hosts free performances, … Read the rest of this entry >>

ABOUT THAT ‘FAKE MOON’, OR AUTHENTICITY IN THE AGE OF INSTAGRAM

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There has been much discussion of the photo that won our "nighttime on the UWS" photo contest, much of it centered on the notion that the mo … Read the rest of this entry >>

AND THE WINNER OF OUR PHOTO CONTEST IS…

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The judges have judged, and the voters have voted, and it was a real squeaker... But the winner of our photo contest is Ellen Cohen! Ellen's … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEST SIDE RAG PHOTO CONTEST SHOWCASES DOZENS OF AMAZING SHOTS; VOTE HERE!

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Fireworks pop, lightning crashes, two people kiss on a snowy night in Central Park, a lone street vendor cooks a late meal on 86th st … Read the rest of this entry >>

HAPPY 2016!

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Photos of the New Year's fireworks in Central Park by Guy Mascioli. Happy New Year ever … Read the rest of this entry >>

A TERRIFYING HAUNTED CASTLE COMES TO LIFE IN NEW BOOK ‘OUBLIETTE’ (SPONSORED)

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Vanta M. Black has written a fascinating and terrifying new book called Oubliette -- A Forgotten Little Place that is based on the true story of a castle in Ire … Read the rest of this entry >>

A BRIEF SPECTACULAR VISIT BY THE SUN

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My candle burns at both ends; It will not last the n … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO OF THE DAY: THE BEST VIEW IN THE CASTLE

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Carol Tannenhauser sent us the photo above from the center tower of the Beresford, the "castle" we mentioned in our Open Thread post … Read the rest of this entry >>

BEAUTIFUL VIDEO: FIREWORKS DANCE IN THE WINDOWS OF THE SAN REMO

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A fireworks show in Central Park Friday night was reflected in the windows of the San Remo on 74th and Central Park West and it was quite a wonderful s … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPEN THREAD: MOON LAUNCH

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Scott Matthews has some pretty excellent timing, as you can see in the above photo (with the relevant detail enlarged bel … Read the rest of this entry >>

THURSDAY: LEARN WHY SOME TOYS AND CHILDREN’S BOOKS STAND THE TEST OF TIME (SPONSORED)

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Bard Graduate Center hosts a literary discussion this Thursday, October 29, at 6:30 p.m. Leonard Marcus, a leading authority on children's books and … Read the rest of this entry >>

MEAD DOCUMENTARY FESTIVAL TAKES VIEWERS AROUND THE WORLD

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By Nancy Novick The Margaret Mead Festival kicked off its 39th year this Thursday with a screening of “Circus Without Borders”, directed by Susan … Read the rest of this entry >>

THROWBACK THURSDAY: VIBRANT PHOTOS OF THE NEIGHBORHOOD IN THE MID-70’S

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In the mid-1970's, Brian Moss -- a born and raised Upper West Sider -- was a student at the High School of Music & Art, and he st … Read the rest of this entry >>

SUNDAY CONCERT AT BARD CENTER FEATURES CHILDISH GAMES AND TOYS (SPONSORED)

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Bring the kids or your inner child to Bard Graduate Center and join Phyllis Chen and Robert Dietz for an afternoon of family-friendly musical disc … Read the rest of this entry >>

HOLY SUNRISE BATMAN!

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More stunning photos by Scott Matthews from 106th street and Broa … Read the rest of this entry >>

CLINT EASTWOOD SPORTS DIRTY HARRY GLARE WHILE SHOOTING ON UWS

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Clint Eastwood's eyebrows seemed to be saying "Do You Feel Lucky, Punk?" this week while he was directing the movie "Sull … Read the rest of this entry >>

PERFORMERS LIGHT UP VERDI SQUARE

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Stan Solomon snapped the photos below of the singers on Sunday at the annual Verdi Square Festival of the Arts, in the … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY CONSERVATORY CLASSES OFFER CHILDREN OUTSTANDING TRAINING IN DANCE, ACTING, AND MUSIC (SPONSORED)

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Did you know that at City Conservatory, children who exhibit keen pitch recognition and an interest in music and performance will be pre … Read the rest of this entry >>

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