ATTENTION LADIES: Hair Models Needed For Free Haircut At UWS Gleam Salon Friday Morning (5/31)

Have done a few posts about this previously and just found out there are some additional openings for this Friday (I think it’s the last date). A styling apprentice at Upper West Side Gleam Salon (986 Columbus, between 108th & 109th) is looking for female hair models interested in a free haircut/styling (classic bob). Gleam [...]

Upper West Side Openings & Closings: Maxiga, Amour De Hair, Bluth Frozen Banana Stand

Looks like gift/toy store Maxiga has closed — the windows are papered up and no one is answering their phone at their 2233 Broadway location (between 79th & 80th). Maxiga opened on the Upper West Side back in September 2011 (this space used to house a Best Buy Mobile store).

ATTENTION LADIES: Hair Model Needed For Free Haircut At UWS Salon Friday Morning (5/10)

Have done some posts about this previously and just found out there’s a last-minute spot available tomorrow morning (Friday, 5/10). A styling apprentice at Upper West Side Gleam Salon (986 Columbus, between 108th & 109th) is looking for a female hair model interested in a free haircut/styling (classic bob). Gleam Salon features Vidal Sassoon trained [...]

UWS Openings & Closings: Juice Press, Geoff Merritt Hair Spa, Berkley Girl, W. 84th AMC Movie Theater

It was all the way back in January that Juice Press announced it was planning to open two Upper West Side stores. As is common with these things, it took longer than expected to happen, but the first UWS Juice Press opened for business last week at 73 W. 82nd (between Columbus & CPW).

ATTENTION LADIES: Hair Models Needed For Free Haircuts At UWS Gleam Salon On Friday 4/19

Mentioned this last week and it’s the same deal for this Friday (4/19) A styling apprentice at Upper West Side Gleam Salon (986 Columbus, between 108th & 109th) is looking for female hair models interested in a free haircut/styling. Gleam Salon features Vidal Sassoon trained stylists and a “master stylist” will direct, oversee, and check [...]

ATTENTION LADIES: Hair Models Needed For Free Haircuts At Upper West Side Gleam Salon

Got an e-mail earlier today from a styling apprentice at Upper West Side Gleam Salon, which opened at 986 Columbus (108th/109th) last June. He’s looking for female hair models interested in a free haircut/styling, and needs people on each of the next six Fridays (4/12 to 5/17) Gleam Salon features Vidal Sassoon trained stylists and [...]

UWS Openings & Closings: Flywheel, Amsterdam Ale House, Drybar

Wrote back in September that spinning studio Flywheel was planning to vacate its space at JCC In Manhattan and move into a much larger space at 466 Columbus (between 82nd & 83rd). Flywheel closed at the JCC on Sunday and will officially open their new space tomorrow, Wednesday 11/14.

Reservations Open For October Spa Week; Four UWS Spas Participating With Many More Nearby

It’s that time of year again — Spa Week is back. Reservations are now being accepted for appointments from October 15th – 21st. The bi-annual Spa Week allows you to enjoy selected treatments at participating spas for only $50.

“Fashion’s Night Out” 2012 Hits NYC & UWS On Thursday; Shopping Discounts & Events Galore

“Fashion’s Night Out,” the annual shopping event marked by parties, discounts, celebrities, and other events, descends upon NYC and the Upper West Side tomorrow (Thursday, 9/6). While SoHo might be a sexier destination, the Upper West Side has nearly four dozen stores participating in the evening’s festivities — plenty keep you occupied if you prefer [...]

UWS Openings & Closings: The Purple Fig, L’Occitane

It’s been less than four months since The Purple Fig opened in the former P.D. O’Hurley’s space at 250 W. 72nd (near West End). During that time it has been plagued by rotten reviews and rumors of financial problems. They’ve now been shuttered for the past few days and a phone call placed to them [...]