Modell’s Truck Giving Out Free Hot Chocolate & Hand Warmers At Columbus Circle

If you happen to be out and about in the Columbus Circle area, apparently a truck from Modell’s is giving out free hot chocolate and hand warmers I’m not sure how long it’ll be there (I think it’s making a few stops around the city), but MUW reader @jmagNYC sent in the photo above around [...]

UWS CRIME: Woman Mugged By Three Inside Columbus Circle Subway Station

Scary situation inside the Columbus Circle subway station last night, where a 34-year-old woman was attacked and robbed on the platform as she exited an uptown D train. DNAinfo has the details on the incident that occurred around 1:30 am. The victim was apparently sprayed with an unknown substance, punched, and had her bag stolen. [...]

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 [...]

TUESDAY 5/14: Arrested Development’s Bluth’s Frozen Banana Stand In Columbus Circle

UPDATE 5/14: UWS Photo Of The Day: Bluth’s Frozen Banana Stand At Columbus Circle (With Ron Howard & Terry Crews) If you’re a fan of Arrested Development (and if you’re not, you should be), you might enjoy this: As part of the promotional tour leading up to the launch of season four on Netflix later [...]

“Law & Order: SVU” Filming On The Upper West Side Today

I’m not sure how this may be affected by the weather, but Law & Order: SVU is supposed to be filming in the neighborhood today. OLV reports production is taking place in Central Park near Columbus Circle.

“Thirsty Thursdays”: Free UWS Beer Tastings Throughout April At On Tap @ Columbus Circle Whole Foods

Attention Upper West Side beer lovers: On Tap — the specialty beer shop that opened at the Time Warner Center Whole Foods back in 2011 — is hosting “Thirsty Thursdays” every week in April (starting tomorrow, 4/4). Each evening will feature free samples from local breweries.

THURSDAY 2/14: Stubbled Men (18-34) Invited To TWC For Guinness World Record Shaving Event

If you’re a dude between the ages 18 and 34 with stubble and some free time at 12:00 pm tomorrow (Thursday, 2/14), you’re invited down to the Time Warner Center at Columbus Circle to participate in an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for “the largest shaving lesson.” Yes, this is apparently a thing. [...]

FASHION PLATE PRIX FIXE: Upper West Side Dining Deals & Discounts For Fashion Week (2/7 – 2/14)

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week is returning to the Upper West Side tomorrow, running through 2/14. The celebrate, the Lincoln Square Business Improvement District is once again organizing their popular “Fashion Plate Prix Fixe.” 28 restaurants located between Columbus Circle and West 70th Street are participating with a variety of dining discounts for their own mini Restaurant [...]

UWS Openings & Closings: Hugo Boss, Ivy’s Cafe, Amcook Fusion, Piccolo Cafe, Blockbuster Video

Looks like Hugo Boss is slowly taking over the Shops at Columbus Circle. The store is about to become the first retailer in the Time Warner Center to span three floors.

UWS SHOPPING: 8th Annual Columbus Circle Holiday Market Closes On Monday (Christmas Eve)

Just a quick heads-up that the Columbus Circle Holiday Market is in its final days — it closes on Christmas Eve. If you’ve been meaning to check it out, or need to do any last-minute gift shopping, now’s the time. Here are the remaining hours: Saturday, 12/22: Open until 8:00 pm Sunday, 12/23: 10:00 am [...]