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STATE SENATOR ALCANTARA HOLDING IMMIGRATION TOWN HALL FRIDAY, WANTS TO CREATE A ‘SANCTUARY DISTRICT’

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State Senator Marisol Alcantara, who represents part of the Upper West Side as well as an area that stretches up to Washington Heights, says she wants to cr … Read the rest of this entry >>

THROWBACK THURSDAY: STYLES OF THE 80’S

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Check out some more colorful photos of the Upper West Side in the 1980's by Stephen Ha … Read the rest of this entry >>

HAMILTON PRODUCER’S FAMILY SEEKS LANDMARKS APPROVAL FOR CHANGES TO HISTORIC TOWNHOUSE

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Hamilton producer Jeffrey Seller and partner Joshua Lehrer want to renovate an eight-unit townhouse at 36 Riverside Drive into a one-family man … Read the rest of this entry >>

FAMOUS KOREAN CHAIN WILL REPLACE FORMER D’AGOSTINO, PACKAGE SHOWS

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H Mart, a popular chain of Korean markets, looks like it's on its way to 2828 Broadway, the former home of D'agostino at the corner of 110th Street and Broa … Read the rest of this entry >>

AT LEAST 3 UWS BUSINESSES TO CLOSE THURSDAY IN SUPPORT OF IMMIGRANTS (UPDATE)

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A bakery and two restaurants will close on Thursday in solidarity with immigrants who want to send a message to the Trump administr … Read the rest of this entry >>

CREWS FIGHT CURRENTS TO FIX HOLE IN ELECTRICAL CABLE UNDER HUDSON RIVER

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A rupture in an underwater electrical cable has kept workers in the Hudson River busy for months. Divers and crane operators are curr … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: THE FAT MONK, A TIME FOR CHILDREN, LIBERTY HOUSE, JOE & THE JUICE

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A new gastropub just opened and a hip Danish cafe is on its way, as some longtime stores c … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW PRIVATE SCHOOL FOR NYC FAMILIES

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SPONSORED: Private school applicants all over New York City – including those to newcomer BASIS Independent Manhattan – are facing a … Read the rest of this entry >>

CATHEDRAL TO HOLD CONCERT ON SUNDAY TO SHOW SUPPORT FOR REFUGEES; MUSICIANS WANTED

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The Cathedral of St. John the Divine on 112th Street and Amsterdam Avenue is looking for musicians who want to participate in a co … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY CUTS TENNIS PERMIT FEES IN HALF, ALLOWS ONLINE SIGN-UPS

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The city is cutting fees for tennis permits to $100 from $200, and allowing first-time permit-holders to sign up online. The reduction comes … Read the rest of this entry >>

DID VICIOUS WINDS SHATTER THE GLASS AT A UWS FALAFEL SHOP?

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Mother Nature was angry today and sent vicious wind gusts of over 60 mph to punish humans. It appears that the wind was so … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: FDNY SEXUAL HAZING LAWSUIT, MORNINGSIDE HEIGHTS REAL ESTATE ANXIETIES

The Central Park Conservancy hosts this annual Valentine’s Day event at the Naumburg Bandshell to celebrate the love for the central park’s sculptures. This year they have a live ice carving by Okamoto Studio, exhibits on statue restoration in Central Park, food, and live DJs at night.

Okamoto Studios use more than 6,000 pounds of ice to replicate an iconic park statue. The father-son Takeo and Shintaro Okamoto are the core of this group that was founded in 2003. While Takeo passed away in 2012, Shintaro continues to work with ice, and was assisted by Thomas Brown. They are replicating parts of the Alice in Wonderland statue.

February 13, 2017 Weather: Windy, with a high of 39 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

MODEL ENJOYED THE ‘ROWDY’ NIGHTS IN SECRET UWS TOWNHOUSE

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Neighbors were shocked when a catwalk showed up in the backyard of a townhouse on West 83rd Street last year. And a model ha … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: MARGOT PATISSERIE, GASTRONOMIA, ICHIE, MARIE & J, COMPASS

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A cafe, an Italian restaurant, and a sushi spot close as a new boutique opens its d … Read the rest of this entry >>

ANOTHER 15-YEAR-OLD REPORTED MISSING

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For the second time this week, police are issuing a request for help finding a 15-year-old girl who went missing. Stephanie Gonzalez was … Read the rest of this entry >>

ALL ANGELS CHURCH OPENING DOORS TO THE HOMELESS THURSDAY NIGHT; SUPPLY DONATIONS NEEDED

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All Angels Church at 251 W. 80th St between Broadway and West End is open to the homeless Thursday night … Read the rest of this entry >>

WHAT’S THIS? ANOTHER CONDESCENDING COLUMN ABOUT THE UPPER WEST SIDE FOOD SCENE?

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New York Times food reviewer Pete Wells praised new Upper West Side butcher shop and restaurant White Gold in the food section this … Read the rest of this entry >>

TAKE A LOOK AT TREVOR’S EARLY CHILDHOOD PROGRAM ON MARCH 2

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SPONSORED: Trevor Day School has a rich history of providing exceptional early childhood programs in Manhattan. Founded in 1930 as a Nursery and Kinderg … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTOS: IT’S A SNOW DAY, AND AIN’T IT GRAND!

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A snowstorm is expected to dump 10 to 14 inches on the city Thursday, and the city has closed public schools. As always, Upper West Sider … Read the rest of this entry >>

ST. GREGORY CATHOLIC SCHOOL TO CLOSE, AND CHURCH WILL NO LONGER HOLD REGULAR MASSES

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The Archdiocese has decided to close St. Gregory the Great school on 90th Street between Amsterdam and Columbus Avenues at the e … Read the rest of this entry >>

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