NEW POOR DOOR BUILDING WILL BE ‘FIRST CLASS,’ DEVELOPER PROMISES

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Despite a backlash against poor doors, a second building has been proposed on the Upper West Side with a separate entrance for tenants in affordable hou … Read the rest of this entry >>

THURSDAY: GET A PEEK INSIDE THE ILLUSTRATOR’S CABINET OF WONDERS (SPONSORED)

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Steven Heller moderates a panel discussion this Thursday at the Bard Graduate Center about the art and business of illustration with illustrators George Bates, Peter de Sève and Barbara Ne … Read the rest of this entry >>

SUNDAY: BROADWAY STREET FAIR, AVON WALK

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Broadway will be closed starting at noon from 86th to 96th street for the 23rd annual Broadway Fall Festival, a street fair. The Avon Breast Cancer Walk will … Read the rest of this entry >>

RCI APPLIANCES SET TO CLOSE AFTER 80 YEARS ON THE UPPER WEST SIDE

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RCI, an appliance store on 98th street and Broadway that first opened 80 years ago, is set to close in the next few weeks after losing its le … Read the rest of this entry >>

DRIVER CHARGED IN CRASH THAT KILLED COOPER STOCK; MOM CALLS LENIENCE AN ‘INSULT’

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Cab driver Koffi Komlani was charged with "failure to exercise due care" in the January crash that killed 9-year-old Cooper Stock … Read the rest of this entry >>

FLORIST CREATES SPOOKY BIKE LANE PUMPKIN MAN

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Nick Bazos of Q Florist made the display above in the median that separates the bike lane from the street on Columbus Avenue and 82nd st … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS SENIORS TEND A ROOFTOP GARDEN WITH A VIEW

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The Hamilton Senior Center on 71st street off of Columbus has a hydroponic garden on its roof, growing lettuce, cucumbers, basil and m … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS OPENINGS: MYSTERY BANK, MUSTARD STORE, COFFEE SHOP, PACHUTE, LINCOLN SQUARE STEAK

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We've got some eclectic Upper West Side openings to tell you about, from a bank, to an electronic store, to a store selling a spicy condi … Read the rest of this entry >>

PROPOSALS FLOATED TO DECREASE COMMERCIAL TRAFFIC ON WEST END AVENUE

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Commercial vehicles are not supposed to travel on West End Avenue. But they do anyway, because the drivers are either confused or f … Read the rest of this entry >>

ONE BEAUTIFUL MOMENT BETWEEN A BICYCLIST AND AN SUV DRIVER

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We have chronicled too many tales of anger and frustration between bicyclists and drivers on the Upper West Side. But a "Dear Diar … Read the rest of this entry >>

BGC PRESENTS NESSIM ON NESSIM (SPONSORED)

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You may have seen artist Barbara Nessim's illustrations on the cover of the New York Times Magazine or Rolling Stone. This Thursday, you can hear her di … Read the rest of this entry >>

REPAIRING 117 YEARS OF FOOTSTEPS AT ST. PAUL & ST. ANDREW

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The beautiful sagging steps of steps of St. Paul & St. Andrew United Methodist Church on 86th street and West End Avenu … Read the rest of this entry >>

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