Despite ‘Impressive’ Flood Response By City, Five Businesses (And Tequila) Still Closed

Say what you will about this city and its administration, the response to the water main break that flooded Broadway between 61st and 65th Stree … Read the rest of this entry >>

Police Seize Guns and Drugs in Bust in Apartment Building

The party is over at 207 West 102nd Street, where police said they saw ganja and guns galore when officers showed up last … Read the rest of this entry >>

Thursday Night: Law & Order SVU Will Feature Local Restaurant

An episode of Law & Order: SVU was filmed last year at 208 West 70th Street, now the home of new restaurant Tavola Della Nonna. And that ep … Read the rest of this entry >>

Upper West Spa is Expanding; West Side Rag Readers Get a Discount!

SPONSORED: After only a little over a year since opening its doors, Upper West Spa quickly became a favorite, highly-ranked spa in the neighborh … Read the rest of this entry >>

Man Used MTA Posters to Make Swastika at 96th Street Subway Station

Police are looking for a man who arranged MTA service advisory notices in the shape of a swastika at the 96th Street 1-2-3 station on New Year's … Read the rest of this entry >>

Pupper West Side: Quincy Is An Adoption Advocate Who Loves Zabar’s Gefilte Fish

Countless purebred pups end up in shelters for various reasons - their families give them up, an elderly owner passes away, and so … Read the rest of this entry >>

New Space Show Opening at the Hayden Planetarium; Most Cutting-Edge Projection System in the World to be Unveiled

From the dusty surface of Mars to the scalding surface of Venus, through the rings of Saturn to the moons of Jupiter, to the Big Bang that created it all, it … Read the rest of this entry >>

Flooding from Busted Water Main Wrecked a 260-Seat Theater

A water main break on Monday morning flooded the theater at the New York Institute of technology on Broadway between 61st and 62nd Street, and it will … Read the rest of this entry >>

Community Board 7 Asks City to Improve Crosstown Bike Routes Following Cyclist’s Death

The community came together to discuss opportunities for safer crosstown pedestrian and cyclist routes through Central Park during a January joint me … Read the rest of this entry >>

Tavola Della Nonna Opens Tonight!

SPONSORED: Check out this new Upper West Side restau … Read the rest of this entry >>

City Marshal Seizes Burke & Wills Restaurant

A city marshal seized Australian restaurant Burke & Wills at 226 West 79th Street on Tuesday, returning possession to the landlord on the basis of a court o … Read the rest of this entry >>

Oh Mama Meatball! Mama’s Too Rolls Out New Sandwiches to High Praise

Mama’s Too Pizzeria at 2750 Broadway between 105th and 106th Street has gotten high praise for its pizza, which is considered by some to be one of the best slices in the … Read the rest of this entry >>

Teenager Taken to the Hospital After Violent Mugging on Subway Stairs (New Photo and Video Added)

A 16-year-old boy was attacked and robbed by three people on the stairway heading into the B-C train station at Central Park West and 86th Street on Monday, police … Read the rest of this entry >>

Shake Shack Closes for ‘Major Renovation’ To Address ‘New Digital Needs’

The extremely popular Shake Shack on 77th and Columbus closed suddenly on Monday with paper on the wi … Read the rest of this entry >>

Learn Hebrew This Winter

SPONSORED: A new year means a new opportunity to cross something off your bucket list. If you’ve been wanting to take Hebrew le … Read the rest of this entry >>

Section of Broadway Could Be Closed for Days to Deal with Water Main Break

Workers are continuing to patch the water main break that flooded Lincoln Square on Monday, and the city has closed off all southbound lanes on Broadway between 65th and 61st St … Read the rest of this entry >>

Monday Bulletin: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Early, UWS Communist Style, Train Scare

January 13, 2020 Weather: Cloudy, with a high of 47 deg … Read the rest of this entry >>

Subway Service Expected to be Restored as of 4 p.m.; Citi Bike Completely Emptied Out and Cars Submerged in Garage

The MTA said it expects to restore subway service as of around 4 p.m. following a water main break that forced the subway operator to shut down service on the 1, 2 and 3 lines be … Read the rest of this entry >>

Bring Winter Cheer to an Older New Yorker

SPONSORED: Join DOROT for Winter Package Delivery on Sunday, Februa … Read the rest of this entry >>

Time-To-Get-Involved Tuesday: History Talk, Hate Crime Forum, Meeting on Bike Lanes and Excessive Street Salting

The Upper West Side is an active place, and sometimes there are multiple crucial meetings held on the same night. That's the case this Tuesday, when p … Read the rest of this entry >>