FAKE-SNOW EVENT CANCELLED BECAUSE OF REAL SNOW

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The Parks Department has cancelled Saturday's Winter Jam festival because of the impending blizzard coming our way Friday and Satu … Read the rest of this entry >>

IS THAT BERNIE SANDERS EATING ALONE AT A COMBINATION NATHAN’S/PIZZA HUT?

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Upper West Sider Tsadik Kaplan says he had a run-in Wednesday evening with the man who may well be the next president of these United St … Read the rest of this entry >>

PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES SAYS IT’S ‘SHOCKING’ THAT H&H BAGELS CLOSED

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In an interview with The Forward that covered such weighty issues as the Iran nuclear deal and anti-Semitism, President Obama rev … Read the rest of this entry >>

THIS UWS APARTMENT IS SO SMALL, THE BROKER EVEN JOKES ABOUT IT

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As any Upper West Sider who has looked for an apartment knows, brokers have lots of words to make tiny apartments seem more appealing -- Cozy! Quaint! Homey! But one apar … Read the rest of this entry >>

ENDLESS WINTER BRINGING OUT UPPER WEST SIDERS’ AGGRESSIVE SIDES

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Winter has been hanging around like that college buddy who "just needed a few days to crash," and has been on your couch for months, dribbling his Cheetos on the ca … Read the rest of this entry >>

UPPER WEST SIDE ANGST IS ROCKET-FUEL FOR MODERN AMERICAN THEATER

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Dysfunctional families, tortured artists, precocious children. The angst being exuded on the Upper West Side is being turned into high drama by playwrights … Read the rest of this entry >>

STOCKY SNOWMAN IS MIX OF GERARD DEPARDIEU, CHARLIE CHAPLIN AND ‘REFRIGERATOR’ PERRY

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The snowman pictured above on 106th street between Broadway and Amsterdam is a true work of art, appearing to blend various artistic styles and mater … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORE TWISTED AND FUNNY UPPER WEST SIDE SNOW SCULPTURES

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Upper West Siders have very unique senses of humor, and they've been on full display this winter. Check out some recent snow sculpt … Read the rest of this entry >>

‘SINGLE GLOVE CLUB’ HELPS YOUR HANDWEAR FIND THAT PERFECT MATCH

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New York can be a lonely place, for people and even for clothing. Blame the decline of the traditional family, the Internet, or whatever, but gloves … Read the rest of this entry >>

THE BEST RIDE IN TOWN: ON TOP OF THE CHRISTMAS TREE TRUCK

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On the day before Thanksgiving, trailers full of Christmas trees rolled into the Upper West Side. They dropped off trees at the various stands now sprouting throu … Read the rest of this entry >>

TOWNHOUSE ON 94TH HAS A MINOR SPIDER PROBLEM

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The occupant of 44-46 West 94th street died while waiting on her stoop for the cable guy, who had said he could come between 12 a … Read the rest of this entry >>

THE BRUTAL GLORY OF PUMPKIN BIRTH (WARNING: DON’T CLICK IF YOU’RE AT ALL SQUEAMISH!)

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Seriously, this is a startling image of a jack-o-lantern, and you can't un-see it. So maybe don't click on it if you could possibly get offended by … Read the rest of this entry >>

NYU, PLASTIC SURGEON ADVERTISE VERY DIFFERENT WAYS TO ‘DREAM BIG’

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Everyone in this Big Apple has dreams. NYU and plastic surgeons just have different methods of getting you th … Read the rest of this entry >>

FEATHERS GET RUFFLED AT RIVERSIDE CAFE

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A parrot relaxed on Wednesday night at the Pier I Cafe at West 70th street inside Riverside Park. It sipped liquid (Chardonnay?) from a plastic cup and took in the s … Read the rest of this entry >>

POOP VIGILANTE UNMASKS HIMSELF, REVEALS HIS METHODS

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The Poop Vigilante is ready to reveal himself to the world, and it turns out he's a very tall dude in a plaid shirt who makes poop art on his roof. Hey, everybody's got a h … Read the rest of this entry >>

VIGILANTE FIGHTS WAYWARD DOG POOP WITH ART

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One anonymous citizen has taken on the scourge of un-scooped dog poop by creating a kind of passive-aggressive art project. The project involves lively notes, photographs of poop and fecal spec … Read the rest of this entry >>

IF YOU HATE SELFIES, YOU’LL ENJOY THIS CENTRAL PARK PRANK

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Does it bother you that every tourist and teenagers can't seem to enjoy Central Park without taking a picture of their pimply faces with famous landmarks in the backgr … Read the rest of this entry >>

DEVELOPERS LAUNCH ‘MANHATTAN UPPER WEST SIDE’ SUBDIVISION — IN CANADA

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The Upper West Side is apparently a hot brand in Canada, and now developers are using our cushy lifestyle to sell suburban-style real es … Read the rest of this entry >>

CRUMBS SEEMS CONFUSED ABOUT THIS WHOLE PASSOVER THING

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Upper West Side bakery chain Crumbs is great at making you want something you shouldn't have, particularly when you're on a diet. This week, they're going … Read the rest of this entry >>

IS THIS THE WORST PARKING JOB IN RECORDED HISTORY?

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Sachin sent us the following pictures of a sedan “parked” on 73rd Street for at least a full day and night with a lock on the steering wheel and a ticket on the windshield. Was the person intent on making [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

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