ELDERLY MAN HIT BY POLICE CAR ON BROADWAY

A police car struck an elderly homeless man on 78th street and Broadway around 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>

PIGS IN SWEATERS AND 5 OTHER SIGNS OF SPRING ON THE UPPER WEST SIDE

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Spring is here and Upper West Siders burst out of their houses on Saturday like it was a jailb … Read the rest of this entry >>

WITNESSES REPORT SHOOTING ON COLUMBUS AND 92ND

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Police responded to reports of shots fired at 92nd street and Columbus Avenue on Friday night around 11:30 … Read the rest of this entry >>

ALERT: CREDIT CARD ‘SKIMMER’ WAS USED ON METROCARD MACHINE AT COLUMBUS CIRCLE

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The MTA says that a customer found a skimming device on a credit card machine at the Columbus Circle subway station. The skimmer may have stolen credit card numbers from people trying to buy Metrocards. A camera was … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS PARENTS AND STUDENTS RALLY AGAINST COMMON CORE TESTS

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Upper West Side parents and students took to the streets on Friday to send a message to state officials and Governor Cuomo that they need to fix the common core tests. Protests were held at PS 87, PS 199 and n … Read the rest of this entry >>

ONE CAFE IN RIVERSIDE PARK HAS CLOSED; 2 OTHERS START SERVING

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The Hudson Beach Cafe at 105th street inside Riverside Park has closed down, and Riverside Park is seeking … Read the rest of this entry >>

TESSA AND POLPETTE ARE OPEN; CHECK OUT THEIR MENUS

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Two new restaurants that we've been talking about for months have finally opened, and they're already drawing cr … Read the rest of this entry >>

TWO BUILDINGS LIKELY TO BE DEMOLISHED AND REPLACED WITH LUXURY HOUSING

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Two Upper West Side buildings are on the market, and they're likely to be replaced by new luxury apartment to … Read the rest of this entry >>

TATZ GOURMET SWEETZ OPENS ON AMSTERDAM

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If this was 1970, a store called Tatz on the Upper West Side would be a tattoo parlor. But if you walk into Tatz today looking for some ink you'll probably walk-out with a vegan gluten-free doug … Read the rest of this entry >>

CO-WORKING SPACE SET TO OPEN ON UPPER WEST SIDE

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The Yard, a company that opens shared work spaces that people can rent, has leased a space on 67th street and Columbus, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW UWS TRAFFIC STATS: PEDESTRIAN INJURIES TICK HIGHER, TAXIS POSE PARTICULAR DANGER

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Taxis were involved in 11 of the 20 crashes that resulted in injuries over the past month in the 20th police precinct, which covers the Upper West Side south of 86th street. That was one of the stats releas … Read the rest of this entry >>

MISSING COLUMBIA STUDENT LEFT ‘SUICIDAL NOTES’: NYPD

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The NYPD says that Columbia Dental student Jiwon Lee, who went missing from her apartment on West 98th street last week, left "suicidal notes" in her apartment that … Read the rest of this entry >>

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