Thursday Mar 6
NYPD's "Operation Move Along" Targets Double Parkers
The New York City Police Department on Wednesday started handing out flyers in Bensonhurst as part of its new crackdown called Operation Move Along.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Don't Put New High School in IS 52, Parents Tell DOE
The parents want the Department of Education to back off plans to add a six-year technical high school in space already shared by the Inwood 52 middle school and the High School for Excellence and Innovation at 650 Academy St. Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg's administration approved the school co-location last year despite sharp critiques from ... (more)
10-Foot-Tall Pod Sculpture Could Be Installed in Inwood
The BID and the city Department of Transportation are seeking approval from Manhattan Community Board 12 to install a 10-foot-tall, seed-shaped sculpture on the Dyckman Street, Broadway and Riverside Drive triangle for a yearlong stay.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
New York Daily News
Scammers steal customer identities, then order pricey phones
Identity-thieving crooks are ordering piles of iPhones from Verizon, using the Social Security numbers of unsuspecting Washington Heights and Inwood residents - and baffled neighborhood cops don't even know how to begin dialing back the crime spree.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Espaillat to Launch Second Bid for Congress
State Sen. Adriano Espaillat will announce his campaign for Congress Thursday afternoon, setting the stage for a tense showdown with incumbent Rep. Charles Rangel for New York's 13th congressional district seat.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Illegal Strip Club Ad Projected on Starbucks by Rogue Ad Firm, Agency Says
A Bronx strip club was in hot water after an ad for its venue was projected onto the wall of a Broadway Starbucks - but it turns out the promotion was the work of a rogue marketing firm trying to woo the jiggle joint back as a client.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Police: 2 teens robbed cellphone in Inwood
Two teens have been arrested and charged as adults with an Inwood street robbery after strong-arming another teen and taking a cellphone, Nassau police said Sunday.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
A New Recreation and Education Facility Set to Revitalize Sherman Creek
Scarcely two decades ago, Sherman Creek, a tributary of the Harlem River in northern Manhattan, was choked by weeds and the wreckage of century-old boathouses.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Uptown Videographer Shoots Ode to Snowy Inwood
"Uptown Frosted," by Inwood resident Rich Herrera, shows the neighborhood during the snowstorm of Feb. 5, which dumped four inches.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
For You: Inwood Residents' Bad Landline Service Gets Untangled
Some Verizon customers in northern Manhattan have reconnected after being left without a landline for months.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Wandering Jewish Congregation Finds Home in Inwood Pharmacy
Inwood Jews was founded last February by Rabbi Herschel Hartz, a yeshiva student who noticed the area had a fast-growing Jewish population but a lack of community groups to serve it.