FRENCH BAKERY LEASES BIG NICK’S SPACE

The former location of Big Nick's will become a French bakery next year, when New York bakery chain Mille-Feuille moves into 700 square … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEEKLY NEWS BULLETIN: GRANDMA-MUGGING, ANTIQUE STORE SCANDAL, DRAMATIC DEATH AT THE SAN REMO

Crime, real estate, and Miles Davis all make an appearance in our roundup of local st … Read the rest of this entry >>

BARRIQUE OPENS IN PLACE OF PARK WEST; NEW MENU AND EMPHASIS

The owners of Park West, the short-lived restaurant at 103 West 70th street that closed a couple of weeks ago, have ch … Read the rest of this entry >>

UPPER WEST SIDE HOLIDAY PHOTO GALLERY

The holidays are on the way out, but we wanted to post some of the images we've received from readers over the past few w … Read the rest of this entry >>

TWO ROBBED AT GUNPOINT IN CENTRAL PARK (UPDATED)

Two men were robbed at gunpoint at around 12:35 a.m. Saturday on West Drive in Central Park near 64th street, according to po … Read the rest of this entry >>

THE UWS HOMELESS SHELTER PROBLEM IS MUCH WORSE THAN WE THOUGHT

An article this month from New York magazine reveals stark and disturbing facts about the family that has profited o … Read the rest of this entry >>

SUDDENLY-FAMOUS RV IS GONE FROM RIVERSIDE DRIVE

After a flurry of media coverage, the RV Rabbi of Riverside Drive has apparently moved his vehicle off the avenue, and possibly out of the e … Read the rest of this entry >>

BILLIONAIRE BUILDINGS’ SHADOWS WILL CREEP DEEP INTO CENTRAL PARK

Several mega-luxury buildings are being constructed just South of Central Park and a new study by the Municipal Arts Society … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW RESTAURANTS COMING: FARM-TO-TABLE, HIGH-END MEDITERRANEAN

Two new restaurants -- Dig Inn and Bustan -- are expected to open in the near future on the Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

MASSIVE LOEHMANN’S LIKELY TO CLOSE AS LIQUIDATION LOOMS

Loehmann's massive two-level store on Broadway between 73rd and 74th will probably close in the next few mont … Read the rest of this entry >>

RESTAURANT NEWS & NOTES: KEFI, CIBO E VINO, TAVERN ON THE GREEN, BARLEY & GRAIN, MORE

It's been awhile since we compiled news about local restaurants. Check out some of the recent … Read the rest of this entry >>

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RACHEL UCHITEL IS NOT YOUR AVERAGE MOM-AND-POP STORE OWNER

Google the names of most small business owners on the Upper West Side and you probably won't get many hits … Read the rest of this entry >>

MAN, CHILD DIE AFTER LEAP FROM BUILDING ON 60TH

A man and a 3-year-old child died after the man jumped from a buil … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW MOVIE CHRONICLES HISTORY OF TOM’S RESTAURANT

Tom's Restaurant on 112th and Broadway was famous well before it became the hang-out spot in Seinfeld. In fact, it's first brush with pop culture st … Read the rest of this entry >>

SAMBUCA TO CLOSE AFTER 28 YEARS

Sambuca, the Italian restaurant on 72nd street between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue, will close … Read the rest of this entry >>

THE UPPER WEST SIDER’S LAST-MINUTE LOCAL GIFT GUIDE

By Emily Baer Don't fret, it's not too late yet! There’s still time to get inexpensive holiday gifts from local stores on the Upper West Side. I am act … Read the rest of this entry >>

FAUX-FRANCE ON THE HUDSON: NEW VIVE LA CREPE, PARIS BAGUETTE OPENING

There's nothing like a French accent to make a place feel classy, even if it's not really Fre … Read the rest of this entry >>

FIRST TRACKS: A SNOW GALLERY

Although it has since melted away, Tuesday's snowstorm gave runners and bicyclists a brief challen … Read the rest of this entry >>

GAS STATION ON 110TH CLOSES; NEW DEVELOPMENT COMING?

One of the last gas stations in the neighborhood has closed, and a large development is likely going to go … Read the rest of this entry >>

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