Micheal O’Neal, Restaurateur Who Fed Upper West Siders For Decades, Has Died

Michael O’ Neal, a restaurateur and community activist, passed away this week. O'Neal ran 14 restaurants during his 60-year c … Read the rest of this entry >>

Real Estate Experts at Local Event Will Help You Decide: City or Suburbs?

SPONSORED: If you are considering a new home on the Upper West Side or you are ready to tackle the age old debate "City or Suburbs" this event is for … Read the rest of this entry >>

Man Suffering From Schizophrenia Jumps to Death at Amsterdam and 64th Street

Robert Richardson, 56, was found dead last night, at around 11 p.m., lying face up on the scaffolding in front of 80 Amsterdam Avenue, near West 64th S … Read the rest of this entry >>

Photo of the Day: A Colorful Symmetry

It takes a special eye to notice the symmetry in otherwise mundane parts of our daily lives. Amy Mosedale caught one of those casually delig … Read the rest of this entry >>

Rumormill: Latest UWS Bookstore Will Open on Friday

Renovations are being completed at a fast and furious pace at the new Shakespeare & Co. at 2020 Broadway between 69th and 70th Streets. And now ti … Read the rest of this entry >>

A First Look at Menus From New UWS Restaurants Leonti and Boulevard Seafood

Leonti, the restaurant that replaced Dovetail at 103 West 77th Street off of Columbus Avenue, is focusing on the high end of the market, … Read the rest of this entry >>

Goddard Riverside Book Fair Offers Brand-New Books at Half Price

SPONSORED: The Goddard Riverside Book Fair is back on November 17 and 18 – with a new location, a new opening night party, and lots of brand-new b … Read the rest of this entry >>

R.I.P. to Stan Lee, Another Iconic Artist Who Grew Up on the Upper West Side

Stan Lee, the artist and movie pioneer who died on Monday, got his start like many other great artists, right here on the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Pain d’Epices, Amanda Gagnon Dog Training, Outlette, Successful Vision

Goodbye French bakery, hello organic housemade gluten free ba … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS Woman Brutally Attacked on July 4th on CPW Speaks Out, As a Campaign Raises Funds for Her Recovery

On July 4, 2018, at around 11 p.m., a 37-year-old Upper West Side woman was brutally attacked on Central Park West near 84th Street, just steps from her … Read the rest of this entry >>

Morning Bulletin: Daredevil’s High-Wire Arrest, Upper West Side Banjo Genius, Finding Love at Whole Foods

November 12, 2018 Weather: Sunny, with a high of 52 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

Billionaire-Building Shadows Creep Across Central Park; ‘Olmsted and Vaux Would Not Be Happy’

The New York skyline has resumed its ascent in recent years, with several ultra-luxe residential buildings climbing into the sky. Acti … Read the rest of this entry >>

Upper West Sider Who Escaped Nazis Dies After Being Knocked Over in Subway Station

Kurt Salzinger, an 89-year-old Upper West Sider, died on Thursday after being knocked over in the Penn Station subway station on Oct. 27. We had rep … Read the rest of this entry >>

17-Story Luxury Senior Housing Building Coming to Broadway

A two-story building on 85th Street and Broadway is set to be demo0lished and replaced with a 17-story, luxury senior residence, offering 162 assisted-living … Read the rest of this entry >>

Upper West Side Community Board Members Confused About New Term Limit Rules

Voters approved a measure on Tuesday to place term limits on community board members. But local community board members are not … Read the rest of this entry >>

A New Memorial Service for Neil Harris Jr., This Time With His Family

Back on April 30, 2017, the West Side Rag reported on a memorial service that was held at the Christian Community Chur … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Mighty Bowl, Black Press Coffee, Sweetgreen, Celso de Lemos

Lots of food bowls are about to land on the Upper West Side, like delicious … Read the rest of this entry >>

New York Times Reviewer Drools All Over Upper West Side Pizza Joint; ‘The Great Reawakening of Slice Culture’

The New York Times often criticizes the Upper West Side as a food desert. But the newspaper's top reviewer struggled through the hot dry sand of the local food … Read the rest of this entry >>

NYPD Warns of Emerging UWS Theft Trends, Gives Update on Two Sisters Found Near Hudson

The NYPD is warning Upper West Siders to take extra measures to secure their belongings, following recent reports of theft at local gyms and movie thea … Read the rest of this entry >>

Missing Man Conor Gannon Reunited With Parents

Connor Gannon, the 29-year-old from Claremont Avenue who went missing last month, has been reunited with his parents, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>