TRINITY PLANS TO ADD TWO STORIES, UPGRADE INTERIOR

The Trinity School on West 91st street is the latest local private school looking to expand and upgrade, with plans to add two new stories o … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW PLAYERS IN SHELTER BATTLE, BUT FIGHT CONTINUES

Gayton Gomez, who lives next door to the homeless shelter on West 95th street between Riverside Drive and West End Avenue, has been watching the courtyard … Read the rest of this entry >>

JUILLIARD HALLS WILL RING THIS WEEK (SPONSORED)

Juilliard's calendar this week features jazz and classical m … Read the rest of this entry >>

PUTZEL: A SILLY UPPER WEST SIDE LOVE STORY

"Smoked fish, romance and the Upper West Side." That's the tag line for Putzel, a film that chronicles the life of a young man who never wants to leave the Upper West Side or his family's smoked fish … Read the rest of this entry >>

TANDOORI SHUTTERED BY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

Tandoori, an Indian restaurant at 210 West 94th street, was closed by the Health Department on March 20 for a variety of violations, and it appea … Read the rest of this entry >>

SAFETY CHANGES BEGIN AT TREACHEROUS 96TH STREET INTERSECTION

The Department of Transportation has begun construction work to redesign the intersection of 96th street and Bro … Read the rest of this entry >>

HELP US SOLVE THE BACKYARD CHICKEN MYSTERY

Wanted: one squawking chicken, allegedly kept in the backyard of an Upper West Side buil … Read the rest of this entry >>

BOCCA DI BYE-BYE: RESTAURANT BACKS OUT BECAUSE OF RED TAPE

Bocca di Bacco, a chain of Italian restaurants in New York, has pulled out of a lease to open a new restaurant at 74th street and Columbus Aven … Read the rest of this entry >>

LAND CLEARED FOR APARTMENT COMPLEXES ABUTTING THE CATHEDRAL OF ST. JOHN THE DIVINE

Two apartment buildings are set to be constructed on land surrounding the Cathedral of St. John the Divine on 113th street between Amsterdam Avenue and Morningside D … Read the rest of this entry >>

YOUNG MUSICIANS TO PLAY OUTDOOR SPRING CONCERTS AT LINCOLN CENTER

Young musicians from all over the world will get to say they played at Lincoln Center, as the "Young Music Makers" series starts Thur … Read the rest of this entry >>

COLUMBUS CIRCLE ‘TURNSTYLE’ SUBWAY MALL SET TO OPEN IN 2015

A mall with about 30 shops is set to open in the Columbus Circle subway station as soon as next year, the MTA told us today, as the a … Read the rest of this entry >>

EVEN MORE PEDESTRIANS HIT BY VEHICLES IN 24TH PRECINCT DESPITE EFFORTS

Efforts to keep pedestrians safer on the Upper West Side have been slow to bear fruit, as recent statistics show that the 24th prec … Read the rest of this entry >>

HUNAN PARK REOPENS AS BIG APPLE ASIAN CUISINE WITH NEW MENU AND PRICES

Hunan Park, an Asian restaurant on Columbus Avenue between 95th and 96th, is now Big Apple Asian Cuisine, and a local says they've raised prices consider … Read the rest of this entry >>

3 UPCOMING MEETINGS: VISION ZERO, CLEAN AIR, YOUTH EMPLOYMENT

We have several meetings listed on our calendar every week, but wanted to add some additional information about three upcoming meetings this … Read the rest of this entry >>

25CPW ART GALLERY CLOSES AS PHARMACY SET TO MOVE IN

25CPW, an art gallery on the ground floor of 25 Central Park West that drew several thought-provoking shows over the … Read the rest of this entry >>

EYE-OPENING PHOTOS NOW ON EXHIBIT AT THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY

By Nancy Novick Upper West Siders and a growing number of visitors from all over the world can enjoy two new exhibits at the New-York Historical Society … Read the rest of this entry >>

21-YEAR-OLD MAN HIT AND KILLED BY TRAIN AT 72ND STREET

A 21-year-old man was hit and killed by a downtown 3 train on Monday shortly before noon, according to an NYPD spoke … Read the rest of this entry >>

MECHANIC: RATS NOW HUDDLING IN CARS FOR WARMTH, CHEWING ON WIRES

It's not just humans and dogs who have had rough winters. Upper West Side rats have had it tough … Read the rest of this entry >>

JUILLIARD PRESENTS INNOVATIVE MUSIC AND DANCE PIECES (SPONSORED)

It's a packed week of events at Juilliard, with several music and dance performa … Read the rest of this entry >>

PORTRAIT OF A NEIGHBOR: LEONARD HINDELL

Editor’s Note: As part of a regular West Side Rag series, artist Michelle Hill interviews and draws Upper West Siders. This is the fourteenth installment in our Portrait of a Neighbor se … Read the rest of this entry >>

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