Photo Of Smashed SUV From This Morning’s Upper West Side Crash

UPDATE 2:20 pm: Teenage Driver Fleeing Police; 4-Year-Old Confirmed Dead, Grandmother Seriously Injured UPDATE 3:10 pm: 4-Year-Old Victim Identified As Ariel Russo Details are still coming in about the accident at 97th & Amsterdam this morning that has reportedly killed a little girl and critically injured an adult with her. A reader who preferred to [...]

UWS Photo Of The Day: Cinco De Mayo Parade Heading Down West 106th To Central Park West

Posted earlier about the Cinco de Mayo parade taking place on the Upper West Side today. The photo above by @lissalauren shows dancers and floats heading west on 106th Street to Central Park West, which is the official starting point of the parade. Still plenty of time to head over there, as the festivities are [...]

UWS Fairway Update: Official Company Response To Rodents In The Store

Following up on last week’s news about the rodent problem at the UWS Fairway Market (2127 Broadway, 74th). Earlier this week, I spoke to Fairway president Bill Sanford at length about the situation — he reached out to me last week after the story went viral. To start with, here’s the official company response:

UWS Fairway Update: Overnight “Enhancements” At The Store

There was some overnight renovation at the UWS Fairway Market last night. I presume these were improvements to address customer concerns related to recent video of rats inside the store. I’d have more than the one photo below, but there was a confrontation between a store employee and myself that resulted in him calling security [...]

UWS “Ratgate”: Letterman Opens Thursday Night Monologue With Fairway Rat Joke

The latest Fairway rodent sighting continues to make its way around various media outlets. Last night, David Letterman kicked off his monologue with a joke about the Fairway rat.

UWS Fairway “Ratgate” Update: Video Coverage From Good Day New York & Eyewitness News

New York News | NYC Breaking News UPDATE 9/29: Full media coverage round-up: NYT, WSJ, Daily News, NY Post, ABC, CBS, NBC, PIX, Fox, Gothamist, Huffington Post, NY Mag, Late Show With David Letterman UPDATE 9/29: Overnight “Enhancements”  (i.e Renovation) At UWS Fairway UPDATE 10/5: Official Company Response To Rodents In The Store ——————————— Posted video yesterday of a baby rat hanging out ** IN [...]

UWS Video: Baby Rat ** IN ** The Olive Bar At Upper West Side Fairway Market (74th Street)

UPDATE 10/5: Official Company Response To Rodents In The Store ——————————— UPDATE 9/29: Overnight “Enhancements”  (i.e Renovation) At UWS Fairway ——————————— UPDATE 9/29: Media coverage from NYT, WSJ, Daily News, NY Post, ABC, CBS, NBC, PIX, Fox, Gothamist, Huffington Post, NY Mag ——————————— UPDATE 9/28:  Letterman Opens Thursday Night Monologue With Fairway Rat Joke ——————————— UPDATE 9/27: Video Coverage From Good Day NY & Eyewitness News ——————————— [...]

UWS Video/Photos: Rats Scurrying Around INSIDE Upper West Side Fairway Market

(Keep an eye on the right side of the video, around the 8-second mark) UPDATE 9/29: Overnight “Enhancements”  (i.e Renovation) At UWS Fairway ————————————- UPDATE 9/29: Media coverage from NYT, WSJ, Daily News, NY Post, ABC, CBS, NBC, PIX, Fox, Gothamist, Huffington Post, NY Mag ————————————- UPDATE 9/28: Letterman Opens Thursday Night Monologue With Fairway Rat Joke ————————————- UPDATE 9/27: Video Coverage From Good Day NY [...]

Upper West Side Week In Review: 9/26 – 10/2/11

A round-up of some of the most popular posts from the past week: NY Philharmonic Offers Cheap Tickets To “Open Rehearsals” At Avery Fisher Hall Some Upper West Siders Have A Huge Stick Up Their Ass UWS Woman Turns Her Apartment Into Full-Fledged Art Gallery & Studio “Cheap-Ass Foodie Date” On The Upper West Side [...]

Upper West Side Irene Photos: Send ‘Em If You’ve Got ‘Em

Hurricane Irene may not have been as catastrophic for New York City as it could have been, but it certainly did its share of damage. The photo above was taken by reader John G.’s wife on Amsterdam between 85th and 86th. Given the great reader response in the previous “What’s Open On The Upper West [...]