LOCAL HOTEL BECOMES AN ART-HOUSE MOVIE THEATER, WITH A TWIST

The NYLO Hotel on 77th Street and Broadway has a new events series, where it turns its library into a very unique kind of movie the … Read the rest of this entry >>

LOCAL ARTIST BUILDS A SNOW HUT IN RIVERSIDE PARK

Local artist Greg Powell, who usually works with a camera or a paintbrush, found a new medium last week: snow. This most recent storm was particularly goo … Read the rest of this entry >>

VEEP TO FILM ON UWS NEXT WEEK

Veep, the hilarious HBO comedy featuring Julia Louis-Dreyfus, will be filming on 79th and 80th Streets between Amsterdam and Columbus … Read the rest of this entry >>

WEDNESDAY: CELEBRATE 52 YEARS OF LOCAL MUSIC EDUCATION

The Bloomingdale School of Music at 323 West 108th Street has been teaching music to children and adults for 52 years. On Wednesday, the s … Read the rest of this entry >>

12-YEAR-OLD LOCAL ARTIST CREATES ‘EVERYDAY SUPERHEROES’ TO RAISE MONEY FOR THE ACLU

A 12-year-old Upper West Side girl has found a way to fight the “sadness” she feels about, what she diplomatically calls, “current event … Read the rest of this entry >>

JOE’S VIOLIN: A LOCAL STORY THAT YOU CAN ROOT FOR AT THE OSCARS

Joe's Violin, a short documentary that was nominated for an Oscar, features Joseph Feingold, a Holocaust survivor who lives at The Esplana … Read the rest of this entry >>

RESIDENTS HOLDING ART SHOW AND WINE TASTING IN THEIR CPW BUILDING

The Vaux at 372 Central Park West (97th Street) is holding an art show in its community room and it's open to everyone. Twenty-six resi … Read the rest of this entry >>

CATHEDRAL TO HOLD CONCERT ON SUNDAY TO SHOW SUPPORT FOR REFUGEES; MUSICIANS WANTED

The Cathedral of St. John the Divine on 112th Street and Amsterdam Avenue is looking for musicians who want to participate in a co … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTOS: IT’S A SNOW DAY, AND AIN’T IT GRAND!

A snowstorm is expected to dump 10 to 14 inches on the city Thursday, and the city has closed public schools. As always, Upper West Sider … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO OF THE DAY: LINCOLN CENTER’S NEW LEADING LADY

Danish artist Bjørn Okholm Skaarup created the 15-foot-tall bronze "Hippo Ballerina" now standing in Dante Park at 64th and Bro … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS BUILDING COULD GET A CAMEO IN THIS WEEKEND’S SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE

Saturday Night Live was filming at a nondescript building on the Upper West Side this week, according to a nei … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW PHOTO EXHIBIT FEATURES PORTRAITS

The latest photo exhibit at the West Side Arts Coalition in the Broadway median at 96th Srreet is called Character Portrayal, and fea … Read the rest of this entry >>

12 MOODY FOG PHOTOS

The fog was so heavy on Sunday morning in New York that there was a "dense fog advisory", and some photographers took the chance to … Read the rest of this entry >>

HEY, LET’S ALL READ THIS BOOK TOGETHER!

What if the entire neighborhood was reading the same really great book? You could chat with people in line at the bakery! You could ha … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO GALLERY: THE SURPRISING BEAUTY IN RIVERSIDE PARK’S SENESCENCE

With the approach of winter, visitors tend to ignore the hidden gems in the famous 91st Street Garden of Riverside Park, the community g … Read the rest of this entry >>

JEWS REJOICE FOR CHRISTMAS WITH JEWMONGOUS!

SPONSORED: New York Jews finally get their Christmas wish: Sean Altman’s JEWMONGOUS at The Triad Theater Upper West Side on Christmas Day, December 25th at 9pm, which a … Read the rest of this entry >>

SPECIAL OFFER: THIS SATURDAY, NYC’S ‘LEADING YOUNG EARLY-MUSIC ENSEMBLE’ PRESENTS VIVALDI’S FOUR SEASONS

SPONSORED: The Sebastians, a celebrated early-music ensemble praised for their “stylistic authority and rhythmic verve” and called “everywhere sharp-edged and engaging” (The New York Times) con … Read the rest of this entry >>

PHOTO GALLERY: THE STATELY CHRISTMAS TREES IN WEST END AVENUE LOBBIES

Many buildings on West End Avenue’s Golden Mile have old world panache, having been built around the turn of the 20th century. At Christmas time, the lo … Read the rest of this entry >>

HOLIDAY CRAFT MARKETS AND ART SHOWS IN FULL SWING ON THE UWS

'Tis the season for gift and crafts shows, and the Upper West Side is chock full of them. As always, make sure to stop by local small businesse … Read the rest of this entry >>

SATURDAY: KIDS CAN MAKE THEATRICAL MASKS AT THE BARD GRADUATE CENTER

SPONSORED: Before Charles Percier designed furniture and interiors for Napoleon Bonaparte, he supervised the creation of theatrical stage sets for the Paris O … Read the rest of this entry >>

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