Today On The Upper West Side: 5/9/11

Events in the neighborhood on Monday, May 9th, 2011… League Of Professional Theatre Women Conversation: Linda Lavin & Michael Riedel New York Public Library For The Performing Arts (Amsterdam, between 64th & 65th) 6:00 pm FREE Click here for more information Community Board 7 Meeting – Housing Committee Community Board Office (250 West 87th) 6:30 [...]

Today On The Upper West Side: 4/13/11

Events in the neighborhood on Wednesday, April 13th, 2011… Cooking Class: Breakfast Ideas Whole Foods (Time Warner Center) 1:00 – 2:30 pm FREE Click here for more information Wednesdays At One: Juilliard Chamber Ensembles Alice Tully Hall (Broadway & 66th) 1:00 pm FREE Click here for more information Joy In Singing Final Concert New York [...]

Today On The Upper West Side: 4/12/11

Events in the neighborhood on Tuesday, April 12th, 2011… Dixieland Jazz By The Gotham Jazzmen New York Library For The Performing Arts (Amsterdam, between 64th & 65th) 12:00 pm (doors open at 11:45 am) FREE Click here for more information Ask Anything: Your Digital Photography Questions Answered JCC (Amsterdam & 76th) 6:30 – 9:30 pm [...]

Today On The Upper West Side: 4/11/11

Events in the neighborhood on Monday, April 11th, 2011… Coo & Crawl: A Baby And Parent Playspace JCC (Amsterdam & 76th) 2:30 – 4:00 pm FREE (strollers must remain in the lobby — bring a baby blanket) Click here for more information “If It Wasn’t For The Irish And The Jews” New York Public Library [...]

Today On The Upper West Side: 4/10/11

Events in the neighborhood on Sunday, April 10th, 2011… Scotland Run (10K) Central Park (starts on West Drive at 62nd, finishes on West Drive at 67th) 9:00 am FREE Click here for more information Biscuit (Costume Character Visit) & Storytime Barnes & Noble (Broadway & 82nd) 10:30 am FREE Click here for more information Spring [...]

Lincoln Triangle Barnes & Noble Closes January 2nd

The sad closing of the Lincoln Triangle Barnes & Noble (Broadway at 66th) is right around the corner, with the bookstore officially shutting its doors on January 2nd.  If you are looking for an incredible deal on books, stop by the store this week and check out some of what is left of their inventory [...]

2010 Roundup: Top UWS Openings and Closings

2010 is coming to a close, and the Upper West Side has seen a healthy amount of shakeups and happenings this year.  As we welcome 2011, we are taking a look back at some of the most news-worthy events in our neighborhood.  Today, we look at some of the top openings and closings on the [...]

UWS Celebrity Sightings

At right, Michael Douglas takes a cold-weather stroll in Central Park with the family dog late last week, only a few days after wife Catherine Zeta-Jones was caught by photogs taking the pooch out to the park. Photo courtesy of The New York Post. Also spotted recently was Dustin Hoffman.  An Upper West Side tipster [...]