Openings & Closings: The Boilery, Cafe Metro, T-Mobile, Broadway Spa, Super Tacos Returns?

A new seafood restaurant called The Boilery just had its soft … Read the rest of this entry >>

After Latest Setback, Opponents Fear ‘Tallest UWS Building’ Will Be Complete Before Hearing

Opponents of a disputed apartment tower lost their latest attempt to force a developer to halt construction while they chal … Read the rest of this entry >>

And the Participatory Budgeting Winners Are…

Two local council members have announced the projects that won financing through participatory budgeting, a community-d … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: A Hound With Political Ambitions

I hope to one day be just as beloved by my Upper West Side friends as Duke was by his fellow townspe … Read the rest of this entry >>

72nd Street Dog Run Closed Because of Nearby Construction

A dog run below the highway in Riverside Park will be closed for several weeks as the city completes a construction project ne … Read the rest of this entry >>

Permits Filed for Senior Housing on Broadway

An 18-story senior housing development is expected to rise at 2330 Broadway between 84th and 85th Streets, an … Read the rest of this entry >>

Photo of the Day: Rolling Along With a Bulldog on a Skateboard

Life is smoother when you're riding with a best friend, particularly when that best friend is a bulldog on a skateb … Read the rest of this entry >>

Morning Bulletin: Hatchet-Wielding Subway Rider, Officers Injured, Cruelty to a Rabbi

April 29, 2019 Weather: Partly cloudy, with a high of 57 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

Lawsuit Filed to Stop Construction of Extell’s 66th Street Tower

The 127-year-old City Club of New York, which once took on Tammany Hall, is now going up against Extell Development and the 775-foot residential skysc … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Morton Williams, Design Within Reach, Appleseeds, Petland Discounts, Empellon Taqueria

A new supermarket is getting closer to ope … Read the rest of this entry >>

West Siders Fret Over Congestion Pricing, Ask for More Housing Protections at Town Hall

Upper West Siders aren’t sold on congestion pricing, are eager to see misbehaving cyclists ticketed, and remain very concerned … Read the rest of this entry >>

Free ‘Jane’s Walks’ Will Take You to Special UWS Spots from May 3-5

Landmark West sent out a reminder that Jane's Walks -- an annual event in honor of Jane Jacobs that allows volunteers to hold wal … Read the rest of this entry >>

Politicians Want New Limits on Hikes for Rent-Controlled Apartments

State Senator Brian Benjamin and State Assemblymember Linda Rosenthal rallied on Wednesday in Verdi Square at 72nd Street and Bro … Read the rest of this entry >>

‘Mirror Stripping’ is the Upper West Side’s Newest Crime Trend

Crime continues to plunge on the Upper West Side, and although the 20th Precinct can no longer claim the steepest year to date decline in the city — i … Read the rest of this entry >>

Westside Wednesdays: PlantShed

SPONSORED: PlantShed has been a part of the Upper West Side community for years. When it comes to plants and flowers, it cont … Read the rest of this entry >>

Photos: Spring is Bursting, From Parks to Pharmacies to Subway Stations

Spring is on full display throughout the neighborhood, and we've been getting some nice shots of the se … Read the rest of this entry >>

Summerstage Gets an Update; Check Out the 2019 Concert Lineup

Summerstage, the concert venue inside Central Park near East 71st Street, underwent major renovations and will reopen soon with lots of new ameni … Read the rest of this entry >>

Sidewalk and Driveway Closed After Wood Fell From Fast-Rising Tower

The Lincoln Towers building complex has closed access at one entrance of the property after a board fell from the controversial constru … Read the rest of this entry >>

Upper West Side Parents Airmail Their Daughter a Seder-In-A-Box, With Jokes

There's nothing quite like Passover on the Upper West Side, so when the parents of comedy writer Bess Kalb realized she wouldn … Read the rest of this entry >>

Silver Stars Fitness: Over 50? Come To Our Open House/Party On April 30th And Take The First Step To Getting Fit!

SPONSORED: Are you over 50 and have been looking for a fitness studio not a “Gym” that can help you lose weight, improve your balance, prevent i … Read the rest of this entry >>