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 [...]

Upper West Side Openings & Closings: Eastern Mountain Sports, Compass, Loi

The long-awaited Eastern Mountain Sports in the new Laureate condo at 2150 Broadway (at 76th) is finally set to open for business on Thursday, 9/1 (thanks to Eric for the tip).

More Sporting Goods Options! EMS Coming to the UWS

Sporting goods store Eastern Mountain Sports, often referred to as EMS, is expanding to the Upper West Side, according to The New York Post.  The store, with dozens of locations throughout the Northeast, is opening a two-level, 13,000-square-foot location in the new Laureate condominium building (Broadway at 76th).  The building, for which construction was just [...]

Retail at Columbus Square Begins to Solidify

Columbus Square, the residential and retail development in the vicinity of Columbus between 97th and 100th, has been up and running for a little over a year now, with apartments filling up and stores like Whole Foods Market, Michaels, TJ Maxx, and Modell’s Sporting Goods opening for business.  My Upper West tipster Mark was in [...]

Upper West Side Openings

Columbus Square took another step towards completion recently when two more spots opened their doors.  The Modell’s Sporting Goods store on the east side of Columbus between 97th and 100th opened last week with little fanfare.  A lack of noise made about the grand opening, along with the scaffolding covering the storefront that makes it [...]

Upper West Side Openings and Closings

Check out the latest photo of the soon-to-be-open uptown Urban Outfitters, coming to Broadway between 99th and 100th.  Just last week, we posted some progress photos of the store, but now that the scaffolding around the store is gone, it looks significantly closer to opening.  The chain’s website is advertising an August 12th grand opening, [...]