Community Board Likes Congestion Pricing Concept, But Many Questions Remain

Community Board 7 has come to an initial resolution regarding the latest attempt to fix the city’s transportation issue: congestion pricing. A recent report compiled by Fix N … Read the rest of this entry >>

SummerStage Wins Approval for Structural Upgrade and New Stage

Community Board 7 voted to approve the City Parks Foundation's plan to upgrade the SummerStage venue in Central Park, which, accordi … Read the rest of this entry >>

68-Square-Foot Apartment With Communal Bathroom Asking $950 a Month

There is no wasted space in this recently listed fifth-floor walkup at 148 West 70th Street between Broadway and Columbus Avenue. Every inch of its 68 square … Read the rest of this entry >>

Morningside Heights Group Organizes Against Development

The Morningside Heights Community Coalition, a group formed to stop "luxury overdevelopment" in the neighborhood, is meeting on Wednesday night at 7 p. … Read the rest of this entry >>

‘Tsunami Warning’ Seen By Upper West Siders Was a Mistake, Says Weather Service

Accuweather sent out a "tsunami warning" on Tuesday morning, an alarming message that turned out to be a mis … Read the rest of this entry >>

Neighborhood Policing 2.0 Comes to the Upper West Side: Officers Patrol on Foot and Hand Out Their Emails and Cell Phone Numbers

The NYPD rolled out a new program for the 24th precinct of the Upper West Side in Manhattan last week that updates neighborhood policing for the 21st Cen … Read the rest of this entry >>

West Siders Fret as Big Nick’s Has Been Closed for Several Days

Big Nick's Burger Joint and Pizza Joint Too at 70 West 71st Street, which has been around for decades, has been closed for several days, months after the o … Read the rest of this entry >>

What Upper West Siders Did Instead of Watching the Super Bowl: Judy Blumesday!

Longtime fans of the programming at Symphony Space will likely be familiar with the venue’s annual Bloomsday on Broadway, a celebration of the work of James J … Read the rest of this entry >>

It’s Better in Yiddish: Classes Begin in February

SPONSORED: Yiddish is everywhere in our daily lexicon. Whether your parents sprinkled their English with it or your Bubbe spoke it exclusively, if you’re Jewish this u … Read the rest of this entry >>

Morning Bulletin: Cat Saved from Car Engine, Wrongful Conviction, Tasty Taiwanese Food

February 5, 2018 Weather: Sunny, with a high of 36 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

Silver Stars Fitness: Over 50? We specialize in YOU! Come To Our Open House On Wednesday, February 7th And Every Wednesday Of The Month

SPONSORED: Do you want to improve your balance, flexibility, posture, movement, overall strength, feel and look better too? Come to our open house this Wedn … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Investigating Stabbing on Amsterdam Avenue

Police responded to a stabbing at 830 Amsterdam Avenue near 100th Street on Sunday around 2:45 p.m., according to an NYPD spoke … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Felix & Fanny, Barneys

A local children's store and a clothing store are both on the verge of closing up … Read the rest of this entry >>

Cookie Shop, Thai Restaurant Closed by Health Department

The health Department shuttered a store selling French cookies and a Thai restau … Read the rest of this entry >>

Upper West Side School Cafeterias Get Clean-ish Bill of Health on State Inspections

"School lunch" does not bring to mind gourmet food, but parents at least want their kids to be eating in sanitary conditions. A new map show … Read the rest of this entry >>

The Local WP Theater Celebrates 40 Years of Amplifying Women’s Voices

The WP Theater, located at Broadway and 76th Street, is celebrating its 40th anniversary season as the oldest and largest theater in the country … Read the rest of this entry >>

Suspect Sought in April Stabbing Murder

Detectives at NYPD's 24th Precinct have identified Alexander Clement, 28, as the alleged perpetrator in the April 27th stabbing death of Special Anthony St … Read the rest of this entry >>

Super Blue Blood Moon Sets Over New Jersey

Lee Smalley was up early on Wednesday and got these shots from his apartment. A blue moon happens when you get a full moon twice in one month, a … Read the rest of this entry >>

Rosenthal Vows to Help Women ‘Grab the Megaphone’ In Her Second Term

“Helen Rosenthal is a fighter,” said Lauren Keville, principal of PS 191, a brand-new school at 300 West 61st Street, where Council Member Rosenthal’s second inauguratio … Read the rest of this entry >>

Ed’s Chowder House Closes

Ed's Chowder House has closed its doors on 63rd Street and Broadway inside the Empire Hotel after nine years, putting up a brief stateme … Read the rest of this entry >>

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