PHOTOS: SPRING ON THE UPPER WEST SIDE

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We've been getting tons of great Spring photos from readers and we're happy to share them be … Read the rest of this entry >>

ROMANTIC PHOTOS OF OUR RAIN-DRENCHED NEIGHBORHOOD

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Stephen Harmon, who has been taking photos of the neighborhood for decades, sent us some shots of the Upper West Side as seen through the window of his Nissan Ma … Read the rest of this entry >>

CENTRAL PARK SUMMERSTAGE CONCERT SCHEDULE RELEASED

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Summer is so close you can practically taste it, and the City Parks Foundation has just released its summer concerts at Summers … Read the rest of this entry >>

STREET SIGN PROPOSED TO HONOR NORMAN ROCKWELL, BORN IN A SMALL TOWN KNOWN AS THE UPPER WEST SIDE

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Norman Rockwell may be known for his paintings of small-town America, but he's got urban roots. Rockwell's birthplace and first home was in a brownstone at 206 West 103rd street be … Read the rest of this entry >>

THROWBACK THURSDAY: HOT DOGS, FUR COATS AND MUSTACHES

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This week, we're posting more of Stephen Harmon's awesome 1980's street photos for our Throwback Thursday feature. There are many fine s … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO OP: HOW MUCH IS THAT PEACOCK IN THE WINDOW?

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It's not very often that you'll find a peacock in a storefront window on a busy street like Columbus Avenue between 87th and 88th street. But Jim the peacoc … Read the rest of this entry >>

SEE STEPHEN HARMON’S AMAZING PHOTOS OF UPPER WEST SIDERS IN THE 80′S

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Longtime Upper West Sider Stephen Harmon has been carrying his camera around the neighborhood for decades, capturing the unique spirit and style of the people h … Read the rest of this entry >>

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 >>

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