FRIDAY MORNING 6/28: Free Demi Lovoto Concert In Central Park

The Good Morning America Summer Concert Series continues tomorrow morning with free performances by Demi Lovoto.

Funeral For James Gandolfini To Be Held At UWS Cathedral Church Of St. John the Divine On Thursday

The funeral for actor James Gandolfini will take place at the Upper West Side’s Cathedral Church Of St. John the Divine tomorrow morning (Thursday, 6/27). The Daily News has the details. The service is slated to begin at 10:00 am and is expected to draw a large number of celebrities to the neighborhood. Expect lots [...]

“The Michael J. Fox Show” Filming On The Upper West Side Today (Friday, 6/21)

The Michael J. Fox Show is filming on the Upper West Side this afternoon and evening. The show, which will air on NBC starting this fall, also stars Betsy Brandt, Conor Romero, Juliette Goglia, Jack Gore, Katie Finneran, and Wendell Pierce.

FRIDAY MORNING 6/21: Free Central Park Concert By 9-Time Grammy Award Winner John Legend

The Good Morning America Summer Concert Series continues tomorrow morning with free performances by R&B artist John Legend. Mr. Legend’s resume includes nine Grammy Awards and an additional 11 nominations.

FRIDAY MORNING 6/7: Free Concert By “Little Mix” & “Emblem3″ In Central Park

UPDATE 4:35 pm: @GMA just tweeted that due to a lousy forecast for Friday morning, the Central Park performance has been canceled and the concert will take place indoors at GMA’s studios. The Good Morning America Summer Concert Series continues tomorrow morning with free performances by Little Mix and Emblem3. The girl group and boy band have [...]

UWS RESTAURANT NEWS: Celebrity Chef Elizabeth Falkner Signs On At Long Awaited Corvo Bianco

Kinda big Upper West Side restaurant news on this dreary Tuesday: Celebrity chef Elizabeth Falker has been hired to run the kitchen at Corvo Bianco (446 Columbus, between 81st & 82nd). The Italian restaurant has been in the works for almost a year and is now slated to open in July, two years after former [...]

Limited Free Tickets Available For Friday Morning Pitbull Concert In Central Park

Wrote last month about the 2013 GMA Summer Concert Series, featuring performances in Central Park all summer long during Friday morning broadcasts of Good Morning America. While all the concerts are free, a few of them require tickets for entry, including the one this coming Friday (5/31) with hip-hop/rap artist Pitbull.

THURSDAY 5/16: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy & Richard Linklater In-Person At UWS FilmLinc To Discuss “Before Midnight”

Great free event at the Film Society of Lincoln Center tomorrow night (Thursday, 5/16): As part of FilmLinc’s “Summer Talk” series, actors Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy, along with director Richard Linklater, will sit down for an in-person discussion about their new movie Before Midnight – a follow-up to their earlier films Before Sunrise and [...]

THURSDAY 5/16: “Cultural Medallion” To Be Placed At Jazz Great Miles Davis’ Former UWS Home

If you come across a small ceremony in front of 312 W. 77th (between Riverside & West End) on Thursday afternoon and are wondering what the deal is, it’s to honor jazz great Miles Davis with the placement of a “cultural medallion” at his former Upper West Side home. Here are some brief details from [...]

UWS Photo Of The Day: Bluth’s Frozen Banana Stand At Columbus Circle (With Ron Howard & Terry Crews)

“There’s always money in the banana stand.” Posted yesterday that Bluth’s Frozen Banana Stand is making an appearance at Columbus Circle today as part of the promotional tour for season four of Arrested Development launching on Netflix later this month. @arresteddev tweeted the photo above a little while ago, showing Ron Howard and Terry Crews [...]