One Man Dead After Two Shootings That Occurred Hours Apart

Two shootings were reported in the 24th precinct -- one on Friday evening and the other early Saturday morning. A 48-year-old man was k … Read the rest of this entry >>

Oh No! Famed Lincoln Plaza Cinemas Set to Close Next Month, Reports Say

Lincoln Plaza Cinemas, the art-house theater on Broadway and 62nd Street, is set to close next month after 35 years, accordi … Read the rest of this entry >>

This Time, the Sinkhole of 82nd Street Swallowed a Tree

Eighty-second street between Columbus and Central Park West has gorgeous townhomes, lovely trees and a hungry sinkhole that … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Bit’z Kids, Petco, Techtronics

A clothing store is closing, but Upper West Siders have a new place to go for tech rep … Read the rest of this entry >>

New Eyewear Store ‘Successful Vision’ Offering A Discount on Glasses and Complimentary Exam

SPONSORED: Successful Vision would like to say thank you to the Upper West Side community by offering 15% off a complete pair of glasses as well as a complimentary … Read the rest of this entry >>

Proposed 20-Story Nursing Home Wins Court Battle, But Parents and Neighbors Will Continue Fighting

Jewish Home Lifecare, which is planning to build a 20-story nursing home at 97th Street between Amsterdam and Columbus, won a court r … Read the rest of this entry >>

Next Week: A Benefit Concert for the Homeless, and A Night of Remembrance for Those Who Died

Next Friday, December 22 at 7 p.m., there will be a concert meant to benefit the city's homeless on Thursday night at St Paul and St. Andr … Read the rest of this entry >>

Kids’ Night Out Saturday Night

SPONSORED: Celebrate the fifth night of Chanukah at JCC Manhattan! Kids' Night Out is for ages 5-9, from 6pm-8:30 pm. We invite kids to join our "Go Global" adve … Read the rest of this entry >>

Throwback Thursday: Remember CDs?

For years, the Tower Records at 66th and Broadway was a gathering place for Upper West Siders who didn't yet have Spotify because it wasn't inven … Read the rest of this entry >>

Local Theater Showing Middle-of-the-Night Star Wars Screening; Beware Jedi Zombies

The AMC Loews Lincoln Square at 68th and Broadway is one of the few theaters in the country that will open its doors in the wee hours of the morning on Friday to … Read the rest of this entry >>

The Deadline to Sign Up for Health Insurance Through Obamacare is Friday for New York State

The deadline to sign up for health insurance through New York State is this Friday, December 15, so stop procrastinating! The health care market … Read the rest of this entry >>

Shop from An American Craftsman on Columbus From $5-$5,000+, The Most Magical Gifts For Every Person on Your List

SPONSORED: American Craftsman has a new store at 74th STreet and Columbus Avenue, and it's got unqiue gifts youre going to want to check … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Look for Suspect in Robbery on 88th Street

Police are looking for a man they say robbed a woman on 88th street after putting an object against her back -- presumably a gun or something meant to resemble a … Read the rest of this entry >>

98th Street Potters Holding Open Studio Holiday Sale

SPONSORED: The artists of 98th Street Potters invite you to the third annual Holiday Pottery Sale Open House starting Thursday and running through S … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Release Photos of Alleged Package Swiper and Duane Reade Thieves

Police say the man depicted above and below stole packages from 267 West 70th Street on November 27. If you see him, call 1-800-577- … Read the rest of this entry >>

Dog Disrespects Goofy Snow-Dad

A goofy snowman dad was attempting to block his snow-child from the paparazzi on 104th Street on Sunday when a dog came up and peed on … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Mama’s Too, Burrito Mariachi, W 96 Deli, Smith + Morgan Salon, Sookk

Check out a new Italian restaurant and more Upper West Side openings and clos … Read the rest of this entry >>

Thursday: Open House at Bard Graduate Center With Unique Discounted Gifts

SPONSORED: Join Bard Graduate Center for a holiday Open House in the Gallery on Thursday, December 14 and enjoy seasonal refreshments and the opportunity to visit the … Read the rest of this entry >>

Missing Man with Alzheimer’s Disease Was Last Seen on UWS

Police are looking for Richard Mitchell, a 71-year-old black man from Brooklyn who was last seen at 97th Street and Central Park West at 1:45 a.m. on Mo … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two Meetings This Week Will Cover Street Safety, and Other Transportation Issues

Community Board 7's Transportation Committee will be meeting on Tuesday night at 250 West 87th Street at 7 p.m. to discuss the dicey situation for pedest … Read the rest of this entry >>