MORNING BULLETIN: MALAYSIAN PARTY BOYS AND BED BUGS

July 19, 2011 Weather: Partly Cloudy, High of 92 Deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

COLUMBUS CIRCLE BORDERS CLOSING “AS SOON AS FRIDAY”

The Borders store in the Time Warner Center at Columbus Circle will close its doors imminently, "as soon as Friday" an employee there told us today, be … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA MAKES STEALTH SERVICE CUTS ON THE 1 TRAIN

Have you noticed that 1 trains don’t seem to be coming as frequently? I thought at first that I was just becoming more impatient, but it turns out that the MTA cut service without telling anyone or holding hear … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: THE HAWK AND THE FAT CAT

July 18, 2011 Weather: Scattered storms, High of 92 Deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

LINCOLN CENTER SWINGS (PHOTOS AND VIDEOS)

Lincoln Center finished up its 23rd Midsummer Night Swing season last night, and posted a bunch of pictures of the action. We put a few of our favorites below, along with some flickr shots, and you can check out the [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEEKEND BULLETIN: GET IT WHILE YOU CAN

The weather is supposed to be beautiful this weekend in the neighborhood (High of 88 degrees and sunny both days). And a heat wave is on its away next week, so enjoy it while you … Read the rest of this entry >>

MAGNOLIA TURNS 15: CELEBRATE SATURDAY WITH DESSERT-TASTING AND MORE!

Magnolia Bakery may not have started on the Upper West Side, but it’s celebrating its 15th anniversary here on Saturday with some kid-friendly events that are sure to send the lines out the door. From 1 to 4 p.m. on [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: MUGGLES INVADE AND A FOOD TRUCK DIES

July 15, 2011 Weather: Mostly Sunny, High of 85 Deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

GLITZY UPPER EAST SIDE FAIRWAY JUST AIN’T THE REAL FAIRWAY

By Laura Weiss With the new Upper East Side 25,000 square foot Fairway opening July 20, will Upper West Siders get Fairway envy? The new store boasts three high-speed elevators to whisk you to the second floor. No balky coughing, [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

UPPER WEST SIDER SEEKS “HOUSEGIRL” WILLING TO CUDDLE IN THE NUDE IN EXCHANGE FOR CHEAP RENT

There are prostitutes, and there are people who will perform maid service for you in the buff. But one Upper West Sider is looking for something just a little bit different. Perhaps it is an amalgamation of the two, perhaps [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: FLUSH $37.5 MILLION DOWN THE TOILET IN ALL OF YOUR 11 BATHROOMS

July 14, 2011 Weather: Sunny, High of 83 Deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

FUNKY CHICKEN: HEALTH DEPARTMENT CLOSES, THEN RE-CLOSES TWO UPPER WEST SIDE RESTAURANTS

Department of Health inspectors have been busy above 100th Street this month, as they have already closed and then re-closed two restaurants for health violat … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: GLOUCESTER THE FLYING CAT SURVIVES 20-STORY PLUNGE

July 13, 2011 Weather: Partly Cloudy, High of 87 Deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK IN THE FALL: CITY OPERA’S BRILLIANT, NOVEL EXPERIMENT

New York City Opera’s decision to leave Lincoln Center for its upcoming season was very controversial and union members are still fighting the move. But the opera just announced its schedule for next season, and there’s at least one very [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

UPPER WEST SIDE CHINESE FOOD CRISIS CONTINUES: WEST LAKE SHUTTERS FOR “RENOVATIONS”

Friday night Chinese food was practically a religion on the Upper West Side in the 1980’s and 90’s, but that era is mostly over. The emergence of other Asian foods, and the gradual decline of local Chinese food, has left [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: THE HOGWARTS GENERATION TAKES A STAND

July 12, 2011 Weather: Mostly Sunny, High of 91 Degrees and Very H … Read the rest of this entry >>

CITY DRAGGING ITS FEET FIXING THE “BOWTIE OF DEATH” INTERSECTION

Borough President Scott Stringer and Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal stood in the center of one of the most dangerous intersections in the city surrounded by Upper West Siders today and called for the Department of Transportation to get its act together [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: TAKING A DIP IN THE CENTRAL PARK RESERVOIR

July 11, 2011 Weather: Partly Cloudy, High of 88 Deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

HE’S BAAAACK: LARRY DAVID, THE BARD OF THE UPPER WEST SIDE, RETURNS

He was born in Brooklyn. He lived in Hell’s Kitchen. He made Seinfeld from Los Angeles and still lives out on the Lame Coast. But Larry David, the crotchety co-creator of Seinfeld, belongs to the Upper West Side, now and [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

OUT AND ABOUT: LOCAL “FOR SALE BY OWNER” SELLER WILL GET WHAT HE DESERVES

By Malcolm Carter The owner of a one-bedroom condo on a corner of Broadway in the mid-90s was telling me how he had carefully done his research before setting the asking price for his pied-à-terre in a post-war building with [&hel … Read the rest of this entry >>

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