IMPORTANT: Health Department Warns Of Possible Hepatitis A Exposure At 97th Street Westside Market

Well here’s some disconcerting news to start the weekend: Customers who purchased pre-cut fruit from the Westside Market at 2589 Broadway (between 97th & 98th) between 8/9 & 8/22 are urged to get a hepatitis A vaccination as a precaution due to possible contamination from an infected worker. Below is the full press release from [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 7/9/13

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Tuesday, July 9th, 2013… Kids Eat Free At Big Nick’s Big Nick’s Burger & Pizza Joint (2175 Broadway, between 76th & 77th) All Day Kid’s 12 & under eat free (dine-in only, kids menu, minimum $10 check with adult) Central Park Fitness Class Great Lawn, Central Park [...]

Upper West Side Openings & Closings: Good Enough To Eat, Juice Press

Wrote last month that Good Enough To Eat — an Upper West Side fixture for 30+ years — was relocating from 483 Amsterdam to 520 Columbus (at 85th). GETE officially closed shop on Amsterdam yesterday and had their grand opening on Columbus earlier tonight.

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 6/13/13

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Thursday, June 13th, 2013… Sing For Hope: Pop-Up Pianos Various UWS Locations FREE Through 6/16 Beyond Wine with Beverly: Food & Wine Demo Wine Store @ Columbus Square Whole Foods (808 Columbus, at 97th) 5:00 – 7:00 pm FREE TARGET FREE THURSDAYS: Urban Research Theater — Rite [...]

Upper West Side Openings: Flywheel, FlyBarre, 7-Eleven

Good news if you’re a fan of spinning studio Flywheel — they’re opening a second Upper West Side outpost on the Upper West Side later this year. In addition to spinning, the new location will also house a FlyBarre studio, which is described as “a total body sculpting class that blends the best of light [...]

TUESDAYS & WEDNESDAYS: Free Pilates & Yoga Along The Hudson In Riverside Park South

Have previously mentioned the free fitness classes in Central Park on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and the free Zumba and Tai Chi classes in Riverside Park on Saturdays & Sundays. If neither of those strike your fancy, you might be interested in the free Pilates and yoga classes in Riverside Park South on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 6/11/13

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Tuesday, June 11, 2013… Sing For Hope: Pop-Up Pianos Various UWS Locations FREE Kids Eat Free At Big Nick’s Big Nick’s Burger & Pizza Joint (2175 Broadway, between 76th & 77th) All Day Kid’s 12 & under eat free (dine-in only, kids menu, minimum $10 check with [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 6/5/13

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Wednesday, June 5th, 2013… Wine Tasting For You, Treat Tasting For Your Dog (With Bideawee, Les Compagnons, and Yappy Treats) 67 Win (179 Columbus, at 68th) 4:00 – 7:00 pm FREE Run Club (3-mile Run Along Hudson — All Levels Welcome) Lululemon (2139 Broadway, at 75th) 7:00 [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 6/4/13

Free and cheap events in the neighborhood on Tuesday, June 4th, 2013… Kids Eat Free At Big Nick’s Big Nick’s Burger & Pizza Joint (2175 Broadway, between 76th & 77th) All Day Kid’s 12 & under eat free (dine-in only, kids menu, minimum $10 check with adult) Central Park Fitness Class Great Lawn, Central Park [...]

Free & Cheap Upper West Side Events: 5/29/13

Manhattanhenge (Day 2) Multiple viewing opportunities around the UWS Approximately 8:15 pm (arrive early) Run Club (3-mile Run Along Hudson — All Levels Welcome) Lululemon (2139 Broadway, at 75th) 7:00 pm FREE Yoga In Central Park Meet at Athleta (216 Columbus, at 70th) 7:00 – 8:00 pm FREE