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Upper West Side

  1. extremely local news
    The West Side Rag Is the Hyperlocal Site We All Wish We Had Right NowBreaking news from Zabar’s Country.
  2. best of new york
    The Absolute Best Restaurants on the Upper West SideClassic Chinese, posh Italian, and some excellent bagels.
  3. restaurant review
    At Leonti, Silver-Dome Dining Meets Bean SoupThe ambitious Upper West Side restaurant has a short, focused menu, filled with northerly Italian specialties.
  4. space of the week
    A Not-So-Traditional Update for an Upper West Side TownhouseThis triplex got an airy, modern renovation that still preserves touches of history.
  5. Best of New York
    The Absolute Best Bar in the Upper West SideSolid drinks, no pretension.
  6. opening
    Maison Pickle Unleashes Five French Dips on the Upper West SideThis Shangri-la of elevated comfort food opens Saturday.
  7. coming soon
    This Tiny, Amazing Downtown Butcher Shop Is Finally ExpandingHudson & Charles is coming to the Upper West Side.
  8. Sweets
    Levain Bakery, and Its Tremendous Cookies, Are Moving to a Bigger SpaceTwo blocks away, on Amsterdam Avenue.
  9. Closings
    Esteemed Farm-to-Table Pioneer Telepan Has Closed“Like most restaurants, we operate with very small margins.”
  10. 7 Things We Learned From the FEC Data MapLots of Bernie supporters, but way less money going to him from New York than you might think.
  11. Rod Covlin Tried to Marry Off His Young DaughterThe arranged marriage was part of a bizarre attempt to confiscate a $1 million trust fund.
  12. Empire Building
    Sweetgreen Is Opening 3 More Locations In New YorkThe salad empire will expand to Columbia University, the Upper West Side, and Union Square.
  13. Re-Openings
    Sal & Carmine’s Pizza Reopens TodayIt’s been closed since August 23.
  14. Openings
    Moore Food & Drink, Now Open on the Upper West Side, Sticks to the ClassicsHarold Moore’s menu includes clam chowder, oysters Rockefeller, and deviled eggs.
  15. Reopenings
    Dovetail’s Brand-New Dishes Are Michelin-Caliber Riffs on Time-Honored“I became more interested in making the best mushroom dish or what have you.”
  16. Interviews
    This Is Schatzie, the O.G. Butcher Who Wants to Take the Bullsh*t Out of Burgers“All butchers wanna be in the restaurant business … We think we can do it better.”
  17. animanhattan
    NYPD Takes Down ‘Feisty’ Upper West Side Coyote Unusual, but not unheard of. 
  18. awful things
    Woman Sexually Assaulted Inside Her Upper West Side ApartmentHer assailant left his hat behind.
  19. crimes and misdemeanors
    An Off-Duty Cop Got Drunk and Shot Some People on the Upper West SideHere we go again.
  20. puppies!!!!!!
    UWS Building Won’t Let Dogs Walk in the Lobby Their owners are required to carry them.
  21. Temporary Closings
    Picholine Closes for Repairs and VacationThe 22-year-old restaurant is already taking reservations for September.
  22. neighborhood news
    Fancy Upper West Side Building Will Have a Separate Door for Poor People NYC’s Department of Housing just signed off on the plan.
  23. Coming Soon
    Parm’s Upper West Side Location Is Moving AlongA flurry of activity at the address is certainly good news.
  24. neighborhood watch
    Upper West Side Hero Thwarts Serial Package ThiefA victory for residents and postal workers alike.
  25. Closings
    Upper East Side Vegan Restaurant Café Blossom Closes Next MondayThe proprietors are considering the possibility of relocating in the neighborhood.
  26. accidents
    Pedestrian Seriously Injured by NYPD Cruiser on Upper West SideThe car struck the man near Broadway and 78th Street.
  27. Coming Soon
    Parm Opening Upper West Side LocationRed sauce, cheese, and cutlets galore are moving on up.
  28. awful things
    Man Jumps Off Upper West Side High-Rise With Toddler SonNeither survived.
  29. neighborhood news
    The Upper West Side Has at Least Two Mobile HomesThink of them as studio apartments with wheels.
  30. Closings
    Popover Café on the Upper West Side Will Close January 5The owners haven’t indicated any plans to relocate.
  31. Reopenings
    Kefi Reopening on MondayMichael Psilakis is celebrating with drinks specials and dollar oysters.
  32. Finally
    RedFarm UWS Rolls Out Dinner ServiceIt’s staying open fairly late, too.
  33. Openings
    What to Eat at RedFarm’s Upper West Side OutpostThere are a number of new dishes exclusive to this location.
  34. Openings
    RedFarm UWS Is Now Serving LunchDinner service will launch “soon.”
  35. scary things
    Emotionally Disturbed Man Stabs 5 With Scissors on Upper West SideA 2-year-old was slashed.
  36. So Close
    Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Cancels Plans to Open UptownIt’s Hurricane Sandy’s fault.
  37. Opening Soon
    Treat House Is Already ExpandingGourmet Rice Krispies treats are a hit with the uptown set.
  38. Cold Swirled
    The UWS Has a Severe Fro-Yo ProblemEven though I walk through the alley of the shadow of fro-yo, I fear no sprinkles or gummy-worm-related surcharges.
  39. Reopenings
    Casa Pomona and Michael Psilakis’s Kefi Will Reopen SoonA broken water main took down two ambitious restaurants at once, but other things made it much, much worse.
  40. Video Feed
    Video: The Last Night at Big Nick’sThe Upper West Side institution closed its doors for good last night — and Grub was there to capture the scene.
  41. very sad things
    Adorable 4-Year-Old Killed in Upper West Side Car ChaseThe worst.
  42. happy things
    Upper West Side Parents of ‘Killer Nanny’ Victims Are Having a BabyThey announced the good news on Facebook.
  43. crimes and misdemeanors
    Man Who Stole (and Returned) Dalí Painting Also Took a Steak From Whole FoodsHe said “there was a lapse in security at the gallery and he wanted to point it out.”
  44. the most important people in the world
    Forest Whitaker Wrongly Accused of Shoplifting on the Upper West Side They frisked him, too.
  45. crimes and misdemeanors
    Nanny Indicted for Fatally Stabbing ChildrenShe’s facing life with no parole.
  46. crimes and misdemeanors
    Nanny Charged With Killing Children Says She Resented Her EmployersBut she hasn’t confessed.
  47. awful things
    Nanny Who Stabbed Children Had Been ‘Devastated’ by Financial ProblemsMany said Yoselyn Ortega had seemed stressed in recent weeks, though her behavior at work seemed normal.
  48. awful things
    NYC Moms React Online to Alleged Upper West Side Killer NannyParenting message boards are ablaze today.
  49. crimes and misdemeanors
    Nanny Accused of Fatally Stabbing Two ChildrenThe mother found her 2-year-old and 6-year-old in their bathtub.
  50. crimes and misdemeanors
    Woman Sexually Assaulted by Pizza Delivery BoyThe 16-year-old broke into her apartment while she was sleeping. 
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