UWS Neighborhood Naturalists See the Wild Side of the West Side; Join Them

Woodcocks, coyotes, snow scorpionflies, and Adriaen van der Donck were but a few of the bold-faced names mentioned at a recent gathering of the Upper West Side Neighborhood Natura … Read the rest of this entry >>

Mrs. Maisel Returns to the UWS for Filming Next Week

Mrs. Maisel may have spent much of Season 2 of the award-winning Amazon show The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel in the Catskills, but the … Read the rest of this entry >>

Jackson Pollock-Wannabe Vandal Paints Salon G83 Red

This wasn't the kind of color work Gzime Leka had in mind for her Friday. But when she arrived at G83 Salon – a full-service hair, nails and skincare salon at 100 W. 83rd S … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: CVS, Ricky’s, Le Petit Rooster, Westside Wok, Dry Cleaner

Beer just ain't as cheap as it used t … Read the rest of this entry >>

Throwback Thursday: Bench-Warmers

Stephen Harmon sent in the photos below of people hanging out on local benches back in the mid-19 … Read the rest of this entry >>

Residents Question Details of Congestion Pricing As New Tolls Gain Steam in Albany

This week, New York State Assembly members decided to move forward with a congestion pricing plan in hopes of raising billions of do … Read the rest of this entry >>

Springtime PSA: How to Be a Helpful WSR Commenter and Support Our Site

At the risk of being downright schmaltzy, you are why we write these stories. We want you to feel informed about and connected to the community we s … Read the rest of this entry >>

Cathedral of St. John the Divine Wants to Add Copper Roof

The Cathedral of St. John the Divine at 114th and Amsterdam is apparently having problems with water damage to its granite … Read the rest of this entry >>

The Answer Column: It’s Been Closed for Two Years, So Why Is Artie’s Still Clogging Our Arteries?

New York City sidewalks can feel like an obstacle course, especially when the weather warms and sidewalk cafes appear. It’s one thing to have your path obstr … Read the rest of this entry >>

Unauthorized Toe Sculpture Remains, And Has Now Received a Pedicure

The Parks Department had vowed on Monday to dispose of the rogue toe-like sculpture that someone recently placed in Riverside Park. But as of Tuesday at 6 p.m., it was still … Read the rest of this entry >>

Coyote Spotted in Central Park; What to Do if You See One

A coyote was climbing around in Central Park over the weekend, according to a woman who snapped a shot of the animal while she was … Read the rest of this entry >>

Driver Who Struck Columbia Dean Arrested and Charged

A Queens man has been charged with a moving violation and traffic infraction in relation to a crash that led to the death of Columbia Dean Pete … Read the rest of this entry >>

Restaurant Updates: Cipriani Food Market, City Slickers Diner, Boucherie

The new Cipriani Food Market inside the development on Riverside Boulevard between 59th and 61st Street will have "a re … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Harley Was Discovered on Instagram

I also enjoy lovingly ripping apart my stuffed animals and pulling out their stuffing and squeakers. I honor my toys by destroying … Read the rest of this entry >>

Join DOROT for our Passover Package Delivery!

SPONSORED: Bring joy and companionship to an older neighbor with a Sunday v … Read the rest of this entry >>

Car Break-Ins Spike in Sections of the UWS; Too Many Tasty Valuables are Visible, Police Say

Although overall reported crime continues to plummet across the Upper West Side, car break-ins are way up in the 20th Precinct, Deputy Inspector Timothy Malin told attendees at the 20th Prec … Read the rest of this entry >>

City Will Dispose of Rogue Toe-Like Sculpture Found in Riverside Park

Stones that appear to have been sculpted in the shape of a toe, or perhaps a finger, were found on "a hidden patch of a stairway" in Riverside Park this wee … Read the rest of this entry >>

Sanitation Department Says Dog Poop Should Be Taken Back to Your Home, Not Left in Outdoor Garbage Cans

An Upper West Sider upset about the sudden disappearance of trash cans throughout the neighborhood -- and resulting garbage pileup -- rec … Read the rest of this entry >>

Section of Hudson River Bike Path Closed for 5 Weeks

A section of the Hudson River Bike path was expected to be close on Monday and stay closed for about five weeks as the Department of Transportation … Read the rest of this entry >>

Morning Bulletin: Stunning Bird Alert, Philip Roth Apartment-Gawkers, Museum Reconsiders Exhibits

March 25, 2019 Weather: Cloudy with a high of 52 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>