19-Story Building Replacing Squat Retail Sites on Broadway

Developer Adam America has filed plans to construct a 19-story building with 44 units on Broadway between 93rd and 94th Street, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>

Columbus Circle Holiday Market Opens Wednesday With New ‘Holiday Lounge’

The holiday market in Columbus Circle is set to open Wednesday, November 28 (today!) with more than 150 vendors, … Read the rest of this entry >>

Candidates for Public Advocate to Make Their Case on Thursday on the UWS; Tough Questions Wanted

New York City Public Advocate Tish James won election to become New York State Attorney General, and a large … Read the rest of this entry >>

Join the JCC for a Social Justice Organization Fair

SPONSORED: Want to make a difference, but not sure where to start? You're not alone! Swing by the JCC on Sunday, December 9 to meet representa … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Gigi Cafe, Zen Taco, Mandee, Made In New York Pizza

A longtime cafe closed, as a new pizza joint gets set to open on he Upper West … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Say Man Groped Woman at 79th Street Subway Station

The NYPD is looking for the man depicted in the surveillance image above and video below, because police say he groped a … Read the rest of this entry >>

Thursday: Tavern on the Green Tree Lighting, Hot Chocolate and Food Donation/Tasting

Tavern on the Green will hold its annual Christmas Tree lighting on Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the restaurant on … Read the rest of this entry >>

Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square Delights Despite Downpour

Heavy rain and wind didn’t stop 87-year-old Helene Kushner — or hundreds of other stalwart Upper West Siders — from coming out Monday night to celebrate the start of the holiday s … Read the rest of this entry >>

The Bird Bulletin: Giving Thanks for the Mandarin Duck and My Fellow Birders

On October 10, 2018, I heard the first reports of an exotic duck in my backyard thanks to a tweet from Manhattan Bird A … Read the rest of this entry >>

Tenant Rights on Agenda for Upcoming Life Planning Workshop at DOROT

SPONSORED: On Wednesday, December 5, join DOROT for “The Roof Over Our Heads,” a Life Planning Workshop offered free of c … Read the rest of this entry >>

Morning Bulletin: The Grammar Guru, Bank Robbery Twist, Homeless Man Stabbed

November 26, 2018 Weather: Rainy, with a high of 52 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

Broadway Fire and Explosion Leads to Evacuations at Equinox Gym and Other Buildings

A fire that broke out on Sunday afternoon led firefighters to evacuate multiple buildings on Broadway between 91st and 92nd St … Read the rest of this entry >>

Embracing the Madness of Thanksgiving Eve, for a Moment at Least

I was trying to walk my dog, fighting a torrent of tourists who had come to my block to view the inflation of the Thanksgiving Day parade bal … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Looking for Robber Who Hit Chase Bank on Monday

Police are linking a Monday bank robbery at the Chase Bank on Broadway between 95th and 96th to another robbery at 58th and 8th last w … Read the rest of this entry >>

Friends of Verdi Square Envisions an ‘Oasis of Green’ and Community Hub

Verdi Square, at Broadway and 72nd Street, is an Upper West Side crossroads with a colorful history. “Needle Park is still considered the ‘real’ name of Verdi Square…where [drug] de … Read the rest of this entry >>

JCC Black Friday Membership Sale

SPONSORED: Don't miss the JCC Black Friday Membership Sale happening now! Get one month free on JCC Health Club, Pool … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Atlas Kitchen, Bar Veloce, Billy’s Bakery Pop-Up, Mystery Pizza Spot

Chinese restaurant Atlas Kitchen opened last month in the old Legends space at 258 West 109th close to Broadway, west of Amste … Read the rest of this entry >>

New Moms Breakfast at the JCC

SPONSORED: Calling all new mothers - treat yourself and join us for breakfast! Bring your babies, meet other new moms, and … Read the rest of this entry >>

Maps: Macy’s 2018 Balloon Inflation and Thanksgiving Parade Route, and Street Closures

The Upper West Side is the center of the Thanksgiving universe starting on Wednesday after … Read the rest of this entry >>

Neighbors Rally Around Beloved Tailor Who is Losing Her Shop

Loyal customers are mobilizing to help a local tailor whose lease is not being renewed after 14 years at 200 West 89th Street, between Amsterdam and Broa … Read the rest of this entry >>

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