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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Clocktower Players Presents in the Heights, Now thru 3/16
IN THE HEIGHTS presented by Clocktower Players Adult Troupe - today, March 8, 14, 15, 2014 at 7:30pm & March 9, 16, 2014 at 2pm - Irvington Town Hall Theater - Irvington, NY.
NBC New York
Gun Falls, Kills Thrift Shop Worker
A gun stuffed inside a donated sock tumbles to the floor and goes off, taking a 54-year-old woman's life.
Woman killed when gun in donated clothes fires
A woman working at a Chicago thrift store was killed when a gun that was in dropped-off clothing accidentally discharged, hitting her in the chest.
Measles Outbreak Hits Northern Manhattan and Bronx
A measles outbreak in Northern Manhattan and The Bronx has infected at least nine children and seven adults, the Health Department said Friday.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Council Members Say DOT Needs Funds for Vision Zero, Bike-Share Expansion
City Council members today expressed strong support for Vision Zero, bike-share expansion, and other safe streets initiatives, but it's not clear how they will be funded.
Clocktower Players Presents in the Heights, 3/8-16
IN THE HEIGHTS presented by Clocktower Players Adult Troupe - March 8, 14, 15, 2014 at 7:30pm & March 9, 16, 2014 at 2pm - Irvington Town Hall Theater - Irvington, NY.
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.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Columbia Business School Appoints Henry Swieca To Board Of Overseers
"Swieca, co-founder of Highbridge Capital Management and founder of Talpion Fund Management, is a graduate of Columbia Business School's MBA Class of 1983" New York March 5, 2014 - Columbia Business School today announced that Henry Swieca, a 1983 graduate, has been appointed to its Board of Overseers.
Tue Mar 04, 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.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
NBC New York
Bus Rider Wanted in Teen Assault
Police say they're searching for a man accused of punching a teenager who accidentally bumped into him while roughhousing with friends on a city bus in Washington Heights last week.
Washington Heights Library Brings 'First-Class' Services Uptown, Locals Say
Northern Manhattan residents and elected officials raved about the renovated Washington Heights library Monday, saying it brought top-notch amenities to the neighborhood.
Washington Heights Library Reopens After Renovations
The branch now boasts one of the largest children's rooms in the entire New York Public Library system, a brand new elevator and 55 new computers and laptops.
Uptown Police to Start a Double-Parking Ticket Blitz, NYPD Says
Police in Washington Heights said they'll launch a ticketing blitz March 3 targeting people who park illegally along a stretch of West 181st Street as part of a broader effort to protect pedestrians.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
From Harlem to New Orleans and Now at the Foot of the Williamsburgh...
Moscow 57, the recently opened Russian Central Asian restaurant with live music, located at 1681 2 Delancey Street in Manhattan features a mix of live blues, folk, world music and jazz nightly.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Moyra Davey Opens New Exhibit Ornament and Reproach at Murray Guy Today
For her third solo show with Murray Guy, Moyra Davey presents a new iteration of a recent exhibition at Presentation House in Vancouver, organized in collaboration with John Goodwin.
No Name Comedy/Variety Show Set for Word Up Bookshop, 3/4
The long-running No Name Comedy / Variety Show brings New York's best established and upcoming authors and storytellers including Nelson Lugo , Lisa Kirchner , Daniel Guzman , Robin Bady and Tommy Pryor to Washington Heights on Tuesday, March 4th for their monthly series: "No Name @ Word Up Super Storytellers' Edition", at the Word Up Community ... (more)
Syracuse New Times
1879 UFO Mothership Was Over New York City
The weather was clear and a seasonable 43 degrees on 12-13 April, the night in 1879 when a UFO Mothership was seen over New York City.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
A Rematch for Historic Uptown Seat
The Harlem Democrat will face State Senator Adriano Espaillat for a second time.
Week in Reviews: Ligaya Mishan heads up to Washington...
Ligaya Mishan heads up to Washington Heights to review Rusty Mackerel this week .