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 >>

Check Out Unique Pottery and More as ArtWorks Holiday Crafts Fair Returns

The 42nd annual ArtWorks Holiday Crafts Fair at the West Side YMCA, 5 West 63rd, will be back this year for three days … Read the rest of this entry >>

School Carnival Next to Macy’s Balloon Inflation is Back

PS 334 is bringing back an event that's helped bring in money for the school and given families a place to hang out before and after one of the neighborhood's favorite ev … Read the rest of this entry >>

Monday Bulletin: LPC Sends Ack Back; Proud Boys Gather; Church Steps Up; Carmine’s ‘Clusterfuffle’

The Landmarks Preservation Commission sent Bill Ackman and Neri Oxman back to the drawing … Read the rest of this entry >>

Dublin House Celebrates 100 Years on the UWS, Surviving Prohibition, COVID-19 and Everything in Between

Dublin House, the Irish pub on West 79th Street between Amsterdam and Broadway will celebrate 100 years on the Upper West Side this weekend -- a remar … Read the rest of this entry >>

20th Precinct’s Chief Explains Mixed Progress on Thefts, and Concerns About $2 Bail

Captain Neil Zuber, commanding officer of NYPD's 20th Precinct, characterized recent developments in UWS crime as "bitters … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two Iconic UWS Holiday Markets Will Reopen at the End of November; No Supply-Chain Issues Here!

Are you starting to think about holiday shopping? Are you worrying that your ideal gift for that ideal person will be out of stock because of supply chain problems? There's an alterna … Read the rest of this entry >>

Goddard Riverside Book Fair Returns to Columbus and 88th!

SPONSORED: Get 50 percent off brand-new books this weekend as the Goddard Riverside Book Fair returns to Columbus and … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings, Closings, and Expansions: Kissaki, Victoria’s Secret, Slavik’s VIP Fitness, Medical and Physical Therapy Offices

Kissaki, the Japanese omakase restaurant, "is expanding to take over the vacant storefront next to its existing loc … Read the rest of this entry >>

Think Summer, Think JCC Summer Camps

SPONSORED: The Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan offers two great camp options for your child this summer: Day Camp @ the JCC and Camp Set … Read the rest of this entry >>

UWS Traffic Fatalities Have Spiked; Locals Call for More Traffic Enforcement after Enforcement Declines

During its November meeting, Community Board 7’s Transportation Committee noted a “significant spike” in traffic fatalities in CB7 with nine so far this year compared to two in 2020 and four in 20 … Read the rest of this entry >>

As Trash Pickup Declines, Rats Run Rampant; Here’s What the City Will (and Won’t) Do About It

The top sanitation concern on the Upper West Side is that of the rodent popul … Read the rest of this entry >>

Macy’s Pre-Parade Balloon-Inflation Event Is On; See the New Requirements and Where to Watch

Macy’s has announced that the public will once again be able to witness the filling of the parade’s iconic chara … Read the rest of this entry >>

Monday Bulletin: Postal Driver Charged, Alteration Altercation, ‘Gingkos Stink’

The driver of a United States Postal Service truck who police say hit and killed a cyclist on Central Park West and West 86th Street last June has … Read the rest of this entry >>

Columbus Avenue ‘Open Street’ Ends Sunday, 11/14; Here’s the Full Schedule

Weren’t we just arguing about whether it made sense to turn a portion of Columbus A … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings: Street Taco, El Gallo Taqueria, Small Door Veterinary, Medrite, Jeannie’s Dream

Two taco spots are ope … Read the rest of this entry >>

Suspect Arrested in Central Park Rape

A suspect was arrested on Saturday for the Thursday rape of a woman jogger in Central Park, the NYPD repo … Read the rest of this entry >>

19-Year-Old Local Represents Youth at Glasgow Climate Conference; ‘A Puzzle Piece in a Larger Solution’

Upper West Sider, Emma Venarde, has been fascinated by nature and the outdoors for as long as she can rem … Read the rest of this entry >>

Volunteer for Thanksgiving with DOROT

SPONSORED: Sign up here to deliver a festive meal and make a friendly phone … Read the rest of this entry >>

DSW Expected to Vacate Large UWS Location, Report Says

The DSW on 79th Street and Broadway is expected to close early next year, according to a report in Crain's. The shoe store chain rep … Read the rest of this entry >>