Update: Two Restaurants and a Bar Temporarily Closed by Health Department

The NYC Health Department has been busy in the neighborhood, recently closing two restaurants because of violat … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Caridad, Milk & Honey, Nail Salon

The Upper West Side just got a new Kosher restaurant but lost a Spanish-American … Read the rest of this entry >>

DOROT Announces June Programming with Acclaimed Poet Jessica Greenbaum

SPONSORED: Whether you’re a poetry lover or first-time explorer, join DOROT on Sunday, June 3, for an afternoon with acclaimed poet, author, and teacher Jessica Green … Read the rest of this entry >>

R.I.P. Philip Roth, Upper West Sider; Where are Those Mystery Initials?

Philip Roth, one of the great American authors, died on Tuesday. Roth spent his last years living quietly on the Upper West Side, t … Read the rest of this entry >>

Westside Wednesdays: Mermaid Inn

SPONSORED: What better way to spend a warm spring weekend than eating oysters with a cold beer or a nice glass of wine? Mermaid Inn on Amst … Read the rest of this entry >>

Monday: Commemorate Memorial Day With Veterans in Riverside Park

Veterans and city leaders gather each Memorial Day at the Soldiers and Sailors Monument at 89th Street. This year, the event is sche … Read the rest of this entry >>

What to Expect at the Upper West Side’s New Shakespeare & Co. Bookstore and Cafe

Shakespeare & Co. bookstore is coming back to the Upper West Side, setting up shop at 2020 Broadway between 69th and 70th St … Read the rest of this entry >>

Small Business Focus: Gold Leaf Stationers

Fasil Yilma calls it “the Amazon,” fitting when you think of the river of packages that flows from the behemoth internet retailer to households on the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

Silver Stars Fitness Teaches You How To Slow Down The Aging Process To A Crawl

SPONSORED: When many older adults go to the gym, they lift weights, sit on a stationary bike, or walk on a treadmill. This kind of exercise is much b … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Infamous Chicken, Blue Bottle Coffee, NuYu Revolution, Sliced

How does a chicken become infa … Read the rest of this entry >>

How Diets Failed Me. How Fitness Saved Me.

SPONSORED: After decades of dieting, I had an epiphany. I needed to walk away from them! I found that I was so disconnected to what my … Read the rest of this entry >>

Morning Bulletin: Mariachi Band Serenades Infamous Lawyer, New Park Leader, Gun or Movie Prop?

May 21, 2018 Weather: Partly cloudy, with a high of 78 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

Outdoor Crafts Fair Returning Soon to Lincoln Center Under New Leadership

A craft fair is coming back to Lincoln Center early next month, under a new company's management. The new fair is "a revival" of the … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Machiavelli, Brodo, Spacious at Crave, Hotel Flower Market, Former RCI

A beautiful Italian restaurant closes, as a bone broth store is getting ready to … Read the rest of this entry >>

AIDS Walk Map Shows Which Streets are Closed Sunday

The 24th precinct has released the map below to show people what streets in the neighborhood will be closed for Sunday's AIDS … Read the rest of this entry >>

Robbery Victim Who Preached ‘Peace and Harmony’ Dies, and Alleged Assailant Now Faces Murder Charge

Young Kun Kim, the 87-year-old professor who was assaulted while getting money from a Citibank ATM last weekend, has … Read the rest of this entry >>

Parents Remain Critical of New School Diversity Proposals: ‘Just Putting a Band-Aid Over the Wound’

The city tweaked its plan to make Upper West Side and Lower Harlem middle schools more diverse, but some Upper West Side par … Read the rest of this entry >>

Is there an Upper West Side Labor Shortage? The Signs Say Yes

Upper West Siders often lament the plethora of empty storefronts in our neighborhood. But based on the bountiful “Help Wanted” … Read the rest of this entry >>

Man Arrested for Robbery that Left Professor in a Coma

Police arrested Matthew Lee, a 50-year-old man from West 90th Street, on Wednesday for a robbery on Sunday that left 87-year-old prof … Read the rest of this entry >>

A Double Rainbow Breaks Out After the Storm

An ominous storm on Tuesday didn't last long, and it led to … Read the rest of this entry >>

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