Man Charged With Assaulting Two Women Thursday Morning in Apparently Random Attacks

A 28-year-old man allegedly committed two seemingly random, unprovoked attacks against two women Thursday morning near 79th and Broadway, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>

Four Injured in Hudson River Barge Fire

A fire on a barge off of a sanitation pier on 59th Street injured 4 people, including one firefighter and three civilians, according to … Read the rest of this entry >>

Composer Gabriela Lena Frank Will Discuss Her Hearing Loss at Upcoming Event

SPONSORED: At the next meeting of the NYC Chapter of the Hearing Loss Association of New York, December 7 6:00-7:30, Gabriela Lena Frank … Read the rest of this entry >>

Man Who Had Recently Visited Manhattan Convention Tests Positive for Omicron Variant

A Minnesota man who had recently attended a convention at the Javits Center has tested positive for the Omicron variant of Covid-19, raising the likel … Read the rest of this entry >>

Season Four of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Is Coming; Watch the First Trailer Here!

Season four of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is premiering on February 18th, dropping new episodes every Friday for four weeks. And it just released the first of four new trai … Read the rest of this entry >>

Four Wayward Kittens Found by Community Garden Members Will Need ‘Forever Homes’ Soon

Four little kittens, recently rescued and currently being fostered on the Upper West Side, will soon need forever ho … Read the rest of this entry >>

Councilmember’s ‘Conversation’ on Controversial Dock House Disallows Public Comments

A meeting billed as a community discussion on a controversial new construction project ended up being a recap of what's already been presented, … Read the rest of this entry >>

Internet Outage Causes Frustration Across Large Swath of UWS; Service Fixed Before 2

A prolonged Spectrum cable outage, shutting down Internet, phone, and TV services for about 20 blocks of the southern Upper West Side, was leading to frustr … Read the rest of this entry >>

Silver Stars Fitness: Learn How To Relieve Achy Holiday Feet!

SPONSORED: We’ve all heard it and probably have said it ourselves “oh my aching feet” Foot pain can be one of the most debilitating … Read the rest of this entry >>

Monday Bulletin: Stephen Sondheim’s Upper West Side; RAD’s Wrongs; In Praise of Messy Apartments

In a tribute to Stephen Sondheim, the great composer and lyricist who died F … Read the rest of this entry >>

On Chanukah, a Remake for the Ages!

All the buzz these days is about the upcoming remake of West Side Story. But it seems that a homegrown … Read the rest of this entry >>

Proposed Boat Basin Dock House Design Raises Eyebrows; ‘Time to Start Shouting’

Some Community Board 7 members and locals are reacting with dismay to the proposed design of a new dock house slated to rise two stories above the Hudson … Read the rest of this entry >>

Affordable Housing Lottery Launched for Renovated Building on West End Avenue

An affordable housing lottery has been launched for 101 West End Avenue, a recently renovated 35-story, residential building located at West 64th S … Read the rest of this entry >>

Three Lotto Jackpot Tickets Worth $8.3 Million Sold in Same Local Convenience Store

A narrow convenience store hidden by scaffolding on 72nd Street sold three winning lottery tickets this past week, together worth $8.3 mi … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pumped Up and Ready to Fly!

Joy in the air and an exuberant crowd in the streets marked the return of an Upper West Side classic: the annual inflating of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade bal … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings and Expansions: Boisson, Lululemon, By the Way Bakery, The Gathering Shops

Some special non-alcoholic beverages are co … Read the rest of this entry >>

Emerald Inn Has Special Thanksgiving Meals Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

SPONSORED: The Emerald Inn, the classic UWS bar and restaurant at 250 West 72nd Street, is hosting special Thanksgiving meals on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday with all the trimm … Read the rest of this entry >>

Photos: Classic Shots of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade

I started photographing the Thanksgiving Day Parades when I moved to the Upper West Side in … Read the rest of this entry >>

An Ice Cream Store Finds Community Support After a Particularly Rough Month

As Thanksgiving approaches, Jennie Dundas, owner of the Blue Marble Ice Cream shop on Broadway and 97th Street, is trying to hold onto the values of the hol … Read the rest of this entry >>

Artist Behind This Year’s Origami Tree Traveled an Inspiring Journey — That Stopped Briefly at Ruby Foo’s Restaurant

An artist behind this year’s famed origami tree at the American Museum of Natural History got his start in an unlikely spot -- teaching chi … Read the rest of this entry >>