97th Street

(Credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Bus Service Detoured Following Central Park West Water Main Break

One lane in each direction is open along Central Park West between 95th and 97th streets just in time for rush hour traffic after a water main break flooded parts of the Upper West Side Wednesday night.

04/02/2015

A water main break shut down two blocks of Central Park West, and snagged subway service, on Wednesday, April 1. (Credit: CBS2)

Water Main Break Closes 2 Blocks Of Central Park West, Snags Subways

A water main break shut down two blocks of Central Park West on the Upper West Side Wednesday night, and disrupted subway service in the area.

04/01/2015

Harlem building where infant was found bruised and unconscious (credit: CBS2)

Infant’s Death In East Harlem Housing Development Ruled A Homicide

The death of a baby boy in the East Harlem last week has been ruled a homicide, police said Tuesday.

01/06/2015

An extra-alarm fire ripped through a building in Ozone Park, Queens on Thursday, Dec. 18. (Credit: CBS2)

Firefighters Responded To Call At Queens Building Hours Before Devastating Blaze

An extra-alarm fire was raging late Thursday afternoon in a building in Ozone Park, Queens.]

12/18/2014

Franklin Reyes is charged in the traffic accident that killed Ariel Russo, 4, on the Upper West Side in June 2013. (Credit: CBS 2)

Teen Charged In Hit-And-Run Death Of Ariel Russo Could Accept Plea Deal

A judge will soon decide whether Franklin Reyes, 18, should get off with a lighter sentence.

07/30/2014

Franklin Reyes is charged in the traffic accident that killed Ariel Russo, 4, on the Upper West Side in June 2013. (Credit: CBS 2)

Teen Accused In UWS Accident That Killed Girl, 4, Now Charged With Looting Apartment

The teen accused in a traffic accident that left a 4-year-old girl dead on the Upper West Side last year has now been accused of looting an apartment along with his father.

07/19/2014

Cooper Stock (Credit: CBS 2)

Sources To CBS 2: Cabbie Won’t Be Charged In Accident That Killed Cooper Stock, 9

The driver of the cab that struck and killed 9-year-old Cooper Stock on the Upper West Side this past winter will not face criminal charges, sources told CBS 2.

05/22/2014

Stonehenge Village on the Upper West Side  (Credit: Danny Perry/DNAInfo)

Rent-Stabilized UWS Residents Furious Over Market Rate Only Gym

Some rent-stabilized tenants in an Upper West Side building were furious this week, after a gym opened up in their building and they were told they were forbidden from using it.

02/25/2014

A boy was struck and killed by a taxi crossing the street at West End Ave and 97th Street on Friday night(Credit CBS 2)

Boy, 9, Struck And Killed By Taxi Crossing Upper West Side Street

Police say a nine-year-old boy has been killed and his father injured after they were struck by a taxi while crossing a New York City street.

01/11/2014

Ariel Russo (Handout)

FDNY Commish: Human Error Delayed Response To Crash That Killed 4-Year-Old

“Somebody made a mistake that was handling that call and we’re looking into it, we’ll find out what happened,” Fire Commissioner Sal Cassano said Friday.

06/07/2013

Franklin Reyes

Attorney: Unlicensed Teen Driver Admits To Everything In Accident That Killed Girl, 4

The 17-year-old unlicensed driver accused of striking and killing a 4-year-old girl and injuring her grandmother on the Upper West Side was in court Wednesday night to answer to serious charges.

06/05/2013