1, 2 and 3 Subway Lines Completely Suspended from 96th to 42nd After Water Main Break Floods Area Near Lincoln Center (Updated)

An enormous water main break flooded several streets of the Upper West Side on Monday morning around 5 a.m. The 1,2 and 3 train were suspended between 42nd and 96th Str … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Calaveras Cafe, Europan, Subway Sandwiches, Starbucks

A new cafe is opening as another one cl … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Put Up New Posters Offering Reward for Information About Tessa Majors Killing

Police have put up fresh posters spreading the word about a $2,500 reward for information about the homicide of Tessa Majors, a Barnard freshman who was killed on Dec. 11 in Morningside … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Commander Cites ‘Disturbing’ Rise in Crimes in Central Park by Young People

An increase in thefts and robberies led to a 33% jump in overall major crimes in Central Park last year, and many of those crimes appear to have been committed by young people, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>

Cathedral of St. John the Divine to Celebrate Inspiring Life of Rev. James Morton on Saturday

The Very Rev. James Morton, who led the Cathedral of St. John the Divine from 1972 to 1997, died on Saturday. Morton took over during a difficult … Read the rest of this entry >>

Openings & Closings: Hot & Crusty, Cafe 86, Tavola Della Nonna, Ateaz, Mystery Restaurant

A hot and crusty farewell after over 30 y … Read the rest of this entry >>

Man Stabbed on 72nd Street By Unknown Assailant

A man walking home from the subway around 10:40 p.m. on Wednesday told police he was attacked by another man, and ended up with a stab wound to his torso and lacera … Read the rest of this entry >>

Man Stabs Westside Market Employee Over Laundry Detergent, Police Say

Police are looking for the man shown in surveillance footage above for an alleged stabbing inside West Side Market on Broadway between 97th and 98th Streets on Su … Read the rest of this entry >>

How A Real Estate Broker Turned His Bar Prohibition Into A Community Fixture

SPONSORED: To Upper West Siders, it can seem like every week brings with it news of a restaurant putting down roots in one of the neighborhood's slew of vacant retail s … Read the rest of this entry >>

Community, Police Voice Concerns About ‘Homeless Encampment’ on 73rd Street and Broadway

Local residents and NYPD representatives are speaking out about a group of people camping out on the street at 73rd Street and Broad … Read the rest of this entry >>

Plans for Seven-Story Museum Inside Landmark Church Disapproved by Community Board

After hours of back and forth on procedure and proposed construction, Community Board 7 (CB7) ultimately voted to disapprove new plans for the former First Church of Christ, Scientis … Read the rest of this entry >>

Book Culture’s Columbus Avenue Store Closes With Marshal’s Possession Notice on Door; Lawsuit Also Muddies Future

A city marshal seized Book Culture's store on Columbus Avenue between 81st and 82nd Streets on Tuesday, and the store sent out a notice that it was "temporarily" cl … Read the rest of this entry >>

Silver Stars Fitness: Over 50? Want To Move Feel & Look Better In 2020! Learn How to Get Started!

SPONSORED: Silver Stars Fitness is the premiere NYC fitness studio that caters and specializes in working with the baby boomer & beyond fitness enthus … Read the rest of this entry >>

As Fairway’s Business Slumps, ShopRite Floated as Possible Buyer of Flagship Broadway Store

Could ShopRite or another supermarket chain take over Fairway’s Upper West Side store? The New Jersey-based supermarket retailer was recently seen touring the West 74th Street store, “ … Read the rest of this entry >>

Two UWS Subway Stations Slated to Get Elevators Under MTA Capital Plan

The MTA is planning to add more elevators to 70 subway stations under its 2020-2024 capital plan, and two local stations are on the … Read the rest of this entry >>

Leonti Closes Suddenly; Are High-End Restaurants Toast on the UWS?

Leonti, the successor to Dovetail on 77th Street near Columbus, lasted just over a year on the Upper West Side. The high-end restaurant closed on J … Read the rest of this entry >>

John French of Twisted Sister Reviews Bob Dylan’s Upper West Side Show: ‘Wish He Didn’t Have to Suck Live’

I have been a Dylan fan since I first heard the crack of the snare drum on “Like A Rolling Ston … Read the rest of this entry >>

Help An Older Neighbor Get Connected! Make It Your New Year’s Resolution To Volunteer With DOROT

SPONSORED: Help your older neighbors increase their independence and social connections through technology! DOROT’s One-to-One Tech Coaching pr … Read the rest of this entry >>

Monday Bulletin: Restaurant Week Reservations, Homicide Update, Widespread Parking Meter Glitch

January 6, 2020 Weather: Cloudy, with a high of 46 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

Arrest Made in Movie Theater Thefts; Other Suspects Remain at Large

Police arrested a 25-year-old man named Darryl Naser from Queens on Friday and charged him with multiple thefts at the AMC movie theater on Broadway between 67th and 68th Str … Read the rest of this entry >>

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