New Restaurants: Bar Veloce Makes its Way Uptown, Carnegie Hall Caterer to Replace Tom Colicchio Shop

Several new restaurants -- including a wine bar and a farm-to-table spot -- revealed their plans at a recent community board meeting about liquor license … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Say Man Stole Bicycle from West End Avenue Building

Police say the man depicted above stole a $600 bicycle from a building at 75th and West End Avenue last m … Read the rest of this entry >>

Harbor Seal Spotted on the Bank of the Hudson River at 90th Street

A Harbor Seal was spotted near 90th Street on the rocks next to the Hudson River on Thursday. Jane Kenney, who took the photo above, told us the seal appeared to be … Read the rest of this entry >>

Work Begins at Broadway Restaurant, Which Hopes to Reopen

Broadway Restaurant was badly damaged in a fire on New Year's Day, but the owner is now working on getting the old-school diner on Broadway be … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Truck Catches Fire in Columbus Circle

A police truck transporting metal barriers caught on fire early on Thursday morning, causing smoke to billow throughout the are … Read the rest of this entry >>

JCC Hosting a Special Event on Transforming How We Think About The End of Life

SPONSORED: The Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan is excited to host Dr. Jessica Zitter and Chancellor of the Jewish Theological Seminary, Arnold Eis … Read the rest of this entry >>

Finalists Chosen to Craft Elizabeth Cady Stanton/Susan B. Anthony Statue in Central Park, as Girl Scouts Contribute

The process to bring the first statue of an historic woman to Central Park moved ahead this week, as the Statue Fund chose its four finalists to construct the st … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pedestrian Safety Updates Coming to West 70th Street Bowtie Area

The NYC Department of Design and Construction is planning to kick off a project aimed at improving pedestrian safety throughout various corners of the b … Read the rest of this entry >>

Taste of the Upper West Side Returns May 18th – 19th With Discount for West Side Rag Readers

SPONSORED: Taste of the Upper West Side presented by American Airlines and Mastercard returns on May 18th – 19th, debuting a dozen new and exciting restaur … Read the rest of this entry >>

‘Roseanne’ Makes a Bus Bench Fake-Cozy

The TV show Roseanne is coming back and the marketing team came up with a fun way to generate buzz -- and yes we're biting by giving them publi … Read the rest of this entry >>

Students Walk Out, Speak Up Against Gun Violence: ‘This is a Historic Moment’

Hundreds of students at Upper West Side elementary, middle and high schools walked out on Wednesday in a moment of solidarity and rememb … Read the rest of this entry >>

Community Board to Hold Meeting on Looming MTA Station Closures

Community Board 7 will hold an information meeting on Monday, March 26 at 6:30 p.m. at the Museum of Natural History to explain the MTA station closures to the pu … Read the rest of this entry >>

Silver Stars Fitness: Want To Lose Weight But Need A Coach To Help? Try Our Boomer & Beyond Boot Camp Classes And Coaching Programs

SPONSORED: Are you over 50 and have tried to lose weight but have failed to accomplish your goals? If so, you're certainly not the only … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Il Gatto Nero, Joe & the Juice, Banana Republic, Surroundings Flowers, Floga, Team 7

Naughty pizza, prosciutto puffs and more are now available on the Upper West Side, as Banana Republic, a flower store and other shops c … Read the rest of this entry >>

Beloved Restaurant Turkuaz Now Has a New Location, And Will Deliver Up to 80th Street!

SPONSORED: Turkish restaurant Turkuaz was a landmark on the Upper West Side for 18 years before it closed down this past summer. But there's good … Read the rest of this entry >>

The Dakota Sure Cleans Up Nice

The Dakota on 72nd Street and Central Park West has had extensive work done on its roof, and the results were recently revealed … Read the rest of this entry >>

ANOTHER Bookstore Plans to Open on UWS, as Shakespeare & Co. Plots Triumphant Return

The Upper West Side bookstore renaissance is real, people. Shakespeare & Co., once a fixture in the neighborhood, is coming back, adding to a … Read the rest of this entry >>

Reelabilities Film Festival Promotes Diversity and Inclusion

Imagine the sound you most hate hearing. Nails on a chalkboard? Knuckles cracking? Maybe it’s your neighbor’s car alarm. Now imagine you hear these noises a … Read the rest of this entry >>

Landmark Synagogue Celebrates Historic Birthday: The Jewish Center Turns 100

SPONSORED: Much has changed about the landscape of the Upper West Side over the course of the past hundred years, but one of our historic institutions is as vibrant as … Read the rest of this entry >>

Morning Bulletin: Questions and Leads About Missing Dog, Synagogues Protect Refugees

March 12, 2018 Weather: Partly cloudy, with a high of 44 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>