Openings and Reopenings: Soha Gourmet Marketplace, El Gallo Taqueria, Vanguard Wine Bar, Center Gallery, Key Food

Soha Gourmet Marketplace is replacing West End Taqueria at the corner of West End Avenue and 96th Street, where a bodega c … Read the rest of this entry >>

Updated: Church’s ‘Friendly Fridge’ Forced to Close After Neighbors Complain

The catch phrase of "community fridges" is "take what you need, leave what you … Read the rest of this entry >>

Brewer Opens Large Lead in Council Race

The early results for the Democratic Primary in City Council District 6 are in, and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer has bui … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA Officers Commended for Saving UWS Runaway Pup in Midtown Tunnel; ‘I’m Forever Grateful,’ Indie’s Owner Says

Talk about a story having "legs" -- the tale (sorry) of Indie, the swift and valorous dog that got … Read the rest of this entry >>

Newly Spruced-Up Verdi Square Hosting Summer Programs

Verdi Square, the mid-block park on 72nd and Broadway, has received tender loving care over the past two years from community me … Read the rest of this entry >>

Celebrate the Summer Solstice — Monday, June 21st — With ‘Make Music New York’

Monday, June 21st, Make Music NY rings in its 15th year celebrating the Summer Solstice with … Read the rest of this entry >>

Monday Bulletin: Arts Orgs Get Amazonian Bonanza, Central Park Mega Concert, Second Gentleman in Town

MacKenzie Scott, who was formerly married to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, cannot give her money away fast e … Read the rest of this entry >>

Riverside Park Offers Miles of Outdoor Art this Summer that Surprises and Belongs

Art can be found anywhere: in the grass, on fences, or on rocks.  Some pieces may take you by sur … Read the rest of this entry >>

A Rare, Pristine WEA Classic 6 Is On The Market

SPONSORED: This listing presents an unusually completed package of desirable features, attractively priced in today's overheating ma … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings and Reopenings: The Pet Market, Traviata Two, Camp, New Deli, Crave Fishbar

The Pet Market, a local pet store chain, now has two locations on West 72nd S … Read the rest of this entry >>

Local Electeds Want Higher Penalties for Electric Scooter Drivers

State Sen. Brad Hoylman and Assembly Member Linda Rosenthal are pushing to increase the penalties for people driving electric sco … Read the rest of this entry >>

Learn the Unique Story Behind the Iconic Waterline Square Development

SPONSORED: Situated on five acres along the Hudson River waterfront between West 59th Street and West 61st Street, Waterline Square is an iconic luxury reside … Read the rest of this entry >>

Covid Nurse’s Lost Dog Found After Seven-Day Odyssey Thanks to ‘Type-A’ New Yorkers

Last Sunday, WSR posted a story about a dog named Indie who had been missing from her Upper West Side home for five … Read the rest of this entry >>

Waterline Square Park Hosting Free Movies and Concerts; Ferris Bueller Showing Wednesday

The new park inside the Waterline Square development along the Hudson between 59th and 61st Street has begun to host public e … Read the rest of this entry >>

Actress Struck by Scooter Near Lincoln Center Has Died From Her Injuries; Driver Not Found

Lisa Banes, the 65-year-old actress who was hit on Friday, June 4th, by a motor scooter that fled the scene at Amst … Read the rest of this entry >>

City Will Vacate Boat Marina By November Due to Deterioration; Major Reconstruction Planned

The city says that the Boat Basin at 79th Street has deteriorated so much that it will have to be vacated by November ahead of a $90 million pr … Read the rest of this entry >>

Summer Virtual Fitness + Wellness Classes at the JCC Health Club

SPONSORED: This Summer keep your workouts fresh and focus on your wellbeing by trying one of the JCC Health Club's safe, fitness and wellness cla … Read the rest of this entry >>

NYPD Writing Fewer Traffic Tickets on UWS; Community Board Calls for Increased Focus on Street Safety

The NYPD’s 20th and 24th Precincts on the Upper West Side have been issuing fewer moving violation summonses to drivers [including e-bikers] even as traffic increases during the city’s post-Covid-19 comeba … Read the rest of this entry >>

Monday Bulletin: Socialist Penguins, Jeffrey Toobin’s Return, Best Sandwich

Protests over planned tuition raises at The Julliard School resulted in students being barred from a campus bui … Read the rest of this entry >>

‘A Collective Oh No!’ La Mirabelle Has Closed — But There’s Hope!

"Long-time neighborhood mainstay La Mirabelle, which closed as the pandemic began, appears now to be gone for … Read the rest of this entry >>