Central Park West

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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

Falling ice shut down the Verrazano Narrows Bridge briefly on Wednesday, Feb. 4. (Credit: CBS2)

Falling Ice Plagues City; Briefly Shuts Down Upper Level Of Verrazano Bridge

As temperatures jumped to 40 degrees on Wednesday, melting and falling ice put pedestrians and drivers at risk.

02/04/2015

John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Fans Honor John Lennon On 34th Anniversary Of Assassination

Yoko Ono invited fans to share their memories and their wishes for peace Monday, a day that marked the 34th anniversary of the assassination of John Lennon on the Upper West Side.

12/08/2014

UWS Assault Suspect

Police Release Surveillance Video In Upper West Side Assault

Police released a surveillance video Tuesday of a suspect in the terrifying sexual assault of a woman on the Upper West Side.

09/30/2014

Multiple roads will be closed ahead of the People's Climate Change March on Sunday, Sept. 21. (Credit: CBS 2)

Road Closures, Tow Zones Come Ahead Of Climate Change March

A massive march for climate change was set to roll into Midtown and the Upper West Side on Sunday, and commuters will have to be ready for bumper-to-bumper delays.

09/20/2014

Mark David Chapman NYPD Mug Shot 12/09/1980 (Credit: NYPD)

John Lennon’s Assassin Denied Parole At Eighth Hearing

New York state corrections officials said Friday that Mark David Chapman, the man who shot and killed John Lennon back in 1980, has been denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board.

08/22/2014

John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Fans Share Wishes, Tributes For John Lennon 33 Years After Assassination

Sunday marked the 33rd anniversary of the assassination of John Lennon in New York, and Yoko Ono invited fans to send wishes and tributes.

12/08/2013

Residents claim smoke relentlessly pours into their building from a chimney atop the Astor On The Park hotel. (Photo: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Investigation: Central Park West Residents Sick Over Hotel Health Hazard

Residents of a Central Park West building say the air in their apartments is making them sick and that the city has ignored their pleas for help.

06/28/2013

72nd Street Subway Train Fatality

Man Hit, Killed By Subway Train At 72nd Street

A man was struck and killed by a subway train early Saturday at the 72nd Street and Central Park West station.

04/06/2013

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Living Large: West 83rd Street

It’s a seven story town home with four terraces, and a bathroom the size of a studio apartment. In this edition of Living Large, CBS 2’s Emily Smith headed over to West 83rd Street and took a tour of this historic 19th century property.

02/21/2013

John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Lennon Fans Chat With Yoko Ono 32 Years After Assassination

Fans exchanged messages via Facebook and Twitter with Yoko Ono this week, as Saturday marks the 32nd anniversary of John Lennon’s murder in New York City.

12/08/2012

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Report: Tax Attorney Arrested, Sued For Allegedly Knocking Woman Off Bike

A tax attorney was facing criminal charges and a civil lawsuit Wednesday for allegedly knocking a woman off her bicycle near the north end of Central Park in June, according to a published report.

11/28/2012

Madonna

Judge Tosses Weapons Charges Against Ex-Firefighter Accused Of Stalking Madonna

A Manhattan Supreme Court judge has dismissed weapons charges against the former firefighter who was arrested for harassing Madonna outside her apartment building two years ago.

CBS New York–10/14/2012

Traffic in New York, NY - File / Photo: Mario Tama/Getty Images

Not The Best Day To Drive In NYC As Street Fairs And Block Parties Cause Traffic

Tri-State area residents are encouraged to avoid driving in New York City on Saturday, if possible. It is widely advised to take mass transit, as numerous events will cause several street closures.

06/09/2012

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