CONGRESSMAN JERRY NADLER LEADS COMMUNITY TOWN HALL AT SYMPHONY SPACE

On Tuesday, August 1, Symphony Space is hosting a community town hall called “Get Organized … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: MAN ON AN ELECTRIC BIKE MISSION, JOYRIDE IN A COP CAR

July 31, 2017 Weather: Sunny, with a high of 84 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

COUNTDOWN CLOCKS COME TO B and C TRAIN LINE

Signs placed in stations on the B and C line like the one above at 86th Street are now broadcasting arrival time, finally catching up with the numbered … Read the rest of this entry >>

OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: SPIGA TO GO, WEST SIDE NOODLE CO., NOI DUE CARNE, GINA MEXICANA, AMAZE 82 AND MORE

New Italian and Mexican food is coming to the Upper West Side, and two unique Kosher spots have op … Read the rest of this entry >>

MONDAY: LANDMARK WEST TO HOST UWS CITY COUNCIL FORUM WITH 5 CANDIDATES

For the first time, all five candidates for the District 6 City Council seat will be appearing together at a public forum to be held on Monday, July 31st, … Read the rest of this entry >>

TWO UWS RESTAURANTS TEMPORARILY SHUTTERED BY HEALTH DEPARTMENT

Two local restaurants, including a popular vegan spot, were shuttered by health inspectors this week. Blossom Du Jour, the vegan "fast food" resta … Read the rest of this entry >>

MAN HIT AND KILLED BY TRAIN AT 72ND STREET IN APPARENT SUICIDE

A person was hit by a train at 72nd Street and Broadway during afternoon rush hour on Thursday, forcing changes to the train sche … Read the rest of this entry >>

COPS CONVINCE WOMAN TO COME IN FROM BROADWAY LEDGE AS ONLOOKERS CHANT ‘WE LOVE YOU’

Traffic on Broadway slowed to a crawl Thursday morning as police negotiated with a jumper on the seventh floor ledge of the apartment building at 2341 Bro … Read the rest of this entry >>

THROWBACK THURSDAY: LOCALS WHO GREW UP HERE IN THE 70’S TELL THEIR STORIES

Having lived on the Upper West Side since 1989, I could never imagine living in another area of the city. This is my home. I lived here first … Read the rest of this entry >>

MTA CONSIDERING STANDING-ONLY TRAIN CARS, INCLUDING ON THE 1, 2 AND 3 LINES

The MTA is looking into ways to ease the rush-hour crush, and the latest idea is to remove seats from subway cars to create more overall room in the … Read the rest of this entry >>

SHAARE ZEDEK GETS FINAL COURT APPROVAL TO SELL 94-YEAR-OLD SYNAGOGUE, WHICH WILL BE DEMOLISHED

A State Supreme Court judge granted Congregation Shaare Zedek's request to sell its synagogue at 212 West 93rd Street, clearing the way for the building to be demolished and redevel … Read the rest of this entry >>

ANOTHER SIGN THAT TARGET MAY BE COMING TO THE UWS

We've been hearing rumors about a Target coming to the Upper West Side, most recently to the former home of Loehmann's i … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEST SIDE JUDAICA PLANS TO CLOSE AFTER 83 YEARS, OWNER SAYS

West Side Judaica on Broadway between 88th and 89th Streets plans to close after 83 years, owner Yaakov Saltzer told us. He couldn't sp … Read the rest of this entry >>

EXPECT SEVERAL MORE WEEKS OF DIGGING AND TRAFFIC REROUTING AFTER UNDERGROUND FIRE

The Con Ed project to repair the damage from a massive fire under 71st Street and Broadway is likely to continue for another three weeks, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>

POLICE LOOKING FOR TEEN IN $10 CENTRAL PARK STICKUP

Police are looking for a teenager who they say robbed a man in Central Park on Monday. They released the photo and video b … Read the rest of this entry >>

THREE LOCAL BUS LINES COULD SEE REDUCED SERVICE UNDER MTA PLAN

People might have to wait longer for some bus lines that serve the Upper West Side under an MTA proposal set to go into effect this Septe … Read the rest of this entry >>

LINCOLN CENTER’S BIG FREE OUTDOOR FESTIVAL STARTS THIS WEEK

Lincoln Center Out of Doors, a two and a half week festival showcasing a wide variety of music and other performances, starts on Wednesday. From rock n' ro … Read the rest of this entry >>

MORNING BULLETIN: BOY SAVED IN CENTRAL PARK, A $70,000 RENTAL HITS THE MARKET

July 24, 2017 Weather: Rainy and then cloudy, with a high of 74 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

SEE 3 OLD PHOTOS OF CENTRAL PARK ON ITS 164TH BIRTHDAY

Happy Birthday Central Park! On this day in 1853, the state legislature voted to set aside 750 acres for the park. It would be several years b … Read the rest of this entry >>

FAIR HIGHLIGHTS NYCHA EFFORTS, FROM TECH HELP TO CARE-GIVING

NYCHA recently hosted the NextGen Resource Fair at the Wise Towers Courtyard (90th between Amsterdam and Columbus Avenue), an upbeat event feat … Read the rest of this entry >>

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