Photo of the Week: Egg Fries on the Pavement

A raw egg or two fried into a street omelette on Tuesday on West End between 73rd and 74th this Tu … Read the rest of this entry >>

An Underground Shower on 96th Street

Water poured into the 96th Street subway station on Thursday during a fierce thunderstorm, adding a new adventure to the subway experi … Read the rest of this entry >>

Photo of the Day: Not So Easy Rider

This cello was strapped to a chopper at 84th Street and West End Avenue on Tuesday. It epitomizes the artistic brilliance, casual coolness, and remarkable balance of the Upper West Side, or maybe just … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two Famiglia Pizza Restaurants Shut Down Temporarily for Unrelated Reasons

Both Upper West Side branches of Famiglia’s Famous Pizza have been temporarily closed, for completely unrelated rea … Read the rest of this entry >>

Avocado Squirrel is the Upper West Side’s New Rodent Spokesmodel

Pizza Rat was a hero to New Yorkers, but pizza rat now lives in Hoboken after writing one of those sad "Why I Left New York" columns. In his … Read the rest of this entry >>

Seriously, What the Hell?

The top photo is Central Park on Monday and the bottom photo is Central Park on Tuesday. I mean, what the … Read the rest of this entry >>

‘Roseanne’ Makes a Bus Bench Fake-Cozy

The TV show Roseanne is coming back and the marketing team came up with a fun way to generate buzz -- and yes we're biting by giving them publi … Read the rest of this entry >>

Caption Contest: Somebody Lose Their Shoes?

Everyone loses their shoes once in a while, but this is quite a place to lose them. Or, is this just a picture of an invisible person waiting for the su … Read the rest of this entry >>

Photo of the Day: Perfect Weather to Walk Your Lizard

Wednesday's unseasonably warm weather led many Upper West Siders to wear short-sleeve shirts and take the family pet out for a nice … Read the rest of this entry >>

Upper West Side Kid Gets ‘Reverse Mugged’: Loses Wallet and Finds It With MORE Money Inside

Just how safe has the Upper West Side become? When you lose your wallet these days, people find it and stuff more mone … Read the rest of this entry >>

Photo of the Day: ‘Big Sales’ Just Ain’t What They Used to Be

That's okay Fairway, you keep the p … Read the rest of this entry >>

At Women’s March, Supergirl Steals Underwear Guy’s Thunder

The Women's March wound through the Upper West Side on Saturday, expanding well beyond the original route on Central Park West. As marcher Frank L … Read the rest of this entry >>

Look Out for Snow-Blowers in Central Park This Week

The annual Winter Jam is coming to Central Park next weekend, and that means the Parks Department will be blowing snow in the area … Read the rest of this entry >>

Fairway Has Upped Its Snow-Prep Game

The photo on the left is from the blizzard of 2016. The photo on the right is from this morn … Read the rest of this entry >>

Local Theater Showing Middle-of-the-Night Star Wars Screening; Beware Jedi Zombies

The AMC Loews Lincoln Square at 68th and Broadway is one of the few theaters in the country that will open its doors in the wee hours of the morning on Friday to … Read the rest of this entry >>

Dog Disrespects Goofy Snow-Dad

A goofy snowman dad was attempting to block his snow-child from the paparazzi on 104th Street on Sunday when a dog came up and peed on … Read the rest of this entry >>

Photo of the Day: Gluten-Free Holiday Spirit

One tree-seller knows the best way to sell to Upper West Siders: appeal to our longing for freedom from gl … Read the rest of this entry >>

How ‘Undercover’ Sanitation Agents Will Sniff Out People Who Don’t Pick Up Dog Poop

Pooper-trators look out! An undercover Sanitation Department agent may be watching you. In order to fine someone fo … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS Kids Make Fun of Los Angeles on Jimmy Kimmel

The Jimmy Kimmel Live show came to 77th Street and Amsterdam Avenue outside of the playground at PS 87 last week to grill kids there about wh … Read the rest of this entry >>

New UWS Restaurant Will Let You Pay With Bitcoin, And Only Uses Pink Himalayan Salt

La Sirene, the new restaurant at 416 Amsterdam Avenue (West 80th Street), just opened, and the menu posted outside highlights some unique characteris … Read the rest of this entry >>

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