How a School Battle on the UWS Sparked Cynthia Nixon’s Bid for Governor Cynthia Nixon smiled, joked with kids and shook hands outside the entrance to PS 75 on West 94th Street during dropoff on Friday morning
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Outdoor Movie Nights: Five Local Spots Showing Free Films in August Put on the bug spray and bring a picnic! The Upper West Side has lots of outdoor movies showing this month.
Openings & Closings: Brodo, Aroma Espresso Bar, Super Tacos Deli, Gazala’s, Fashion 74 Bone broth is coming as a popular coffee shop closes.
Schools Chancellor’s Racially Charged Tweet Could Derail Progress on Parent-Led School Diversity Plan Early last Friday, new New York City Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza sent out a tweet that said “WATCH: Wealthy white Manhattan
Openings & Closings: Lucky Pickle Dumpling, Tiny Treats Cafe, Dig Inn, Sprint A new offering from the popular pickle empire has arrived, as a farm-to-table spot gets ready to open and a bakery quietly disappears.
NYPD Calls UWS Duane Reade Stores Crime Magnets; Asks Residents To Demand Better Security Investment By Corporate Owners Capt. Timothy Malin, the 20th Precinct’s new commanding officer, is taking aim at Duane Reade for what he considers a lax
Opening Date Set for Second Upper West Side Trader Joe’s For months — nay, years! — Upper West Siders have watched the slow construction process at 670 Columbus Avenue between
A First Look Inside H Mart: Jackfruit, So Much Crab, and Pokemon Socks Galore Long lines were already forming late on Thursday at H Mart, the specialty Korean supermarket at 110th Street and Broadway, the former home of D’Agostino
Trap Doors Left Open for Hours on Broadway: ‘My Kid Almost Fell Down This Hole’ Multiple trap doors on Broadway leading underground were left open for hours on Sunday with little explanation, with passersby noting that they’re a major hazard.
Are You Being Overcharged in Rent? Community Board Committee Will Teach People How to Tell The Community Board 7 Housing Committee wants to teach people how to analyze their own rent histories — and to tell if they’re being overcharged.
New Apartment Building Set to Rise Next to St. Michael’s Church on Amsterdam Avenue Excavation has begun on a new residential building on 100th Street and Amsterdam Avenue next to St. Michael’s Church, which owns the lot. Expected
Starting This Week: Ally Sheedy, Damaras Obi Staging Play About Historic Civil Rights March at Local Church’s Theater Of all the locations to stage the one-person play Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom, the Upper West Side’s Sanctuary Theater…
Even Birds of Prey Get Cold A hawk (or turkey vulture) that normally perches on top of the Beacon Hotel on 75th Street found a new spot during this recent cold spell, on top of a chimney.
Openings & Closings: Hampton Chutney, Loft, Teavana, Bright Horizons, Amsterdam Cafe An Indian restaurant and several other businesses closed or announced closures in recent days.