Christopher Street

85 Christopher St. was evacuated after the wall of the building buckled outward on May 14, 2014 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Greenwich Village Building Evacuated Due To Unstable Facade

The building was evacuated as a precaution Wednesday morning.

05/14/2014

Police are looking for two men who are suspected of committing more than two-dozen burglaries in Lower Manhattan. (Credit: DCPI)

Police Search For Suspects Wanted In More Than 20 Lower Manhattan Burglaries

A pair of suspects remained on the run Thursday night, wanted for more than 20 burglaries the West Village, TriBeCa, and Chinatown in just one month.

03/27/2014

Snowy Christopher Street where police say a carjacking occurred, Jan. 3, 2014. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Man Clearing Snow In The Village Carjacked In Broad Daylight

According to police, a man was shoveling snow next to his blue Dodge Ram on Christopher Street when another man appeared, pulled out a gun and demanded the keys. He drove off without firing a shot, police said.

01/03/2014

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Port Authority Police Hunt Suspects In Christopher Street PATH Station Assault

Port Authority police say six people were involved in the assault 6:30 a.m. Sunday. The victim, 44, was treated for cuts to his head and hand.

12/09/2013

Edith Windsor (L), 83, and her lawyer Roberta Kaplan arrive at the Supreme Court on March 27, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

DOMA Suit Plaintiff Windsor To Serve As Pride March Marshal

Edith Windsor, the plaintiff who filed the lawsuit that led to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling against the Defense of Marriage Act this week, will be among the grand marshals for this year’s New York City Gay Pride parade.

06/29/2013

Bailey-Holt House on Christopher Street in Manhattan (file / credit: Google Maps)

HIV, AIDS Patients To Start Moving Back Into West Village Residence After Sandy

Dozens of HIV and AIDS patients who were forced from their West Village home because of superstorm Sandy will start moving back in this week.

01/22/2013

Bailey-Holt House on Christopher Street in Manhattan (file / credit: Google Maps)

Manhattan HIV, AIDS Patients Still Homeless After Sandy

At the height of superstorm Sandy, the Hudson River shattered the glass doors and swamped the Bailey-Holt House on Christopher Street.

11/30/2012

Window Blown In West Village

Storefronts In The Dark, Damage On The Streets In The West Village

Streets were almost as crowded with traffic and people as any other day in the West Village Tuesday afternoon, but power was out virtually everything was closed.

CBS New York–10/30/2012

Christopher Street Station (credit: CBS 2)

Suspect Sends NYPD On Wild Chase Through Subway Tunnels

A 19-year-old man, who had just been arrested for marijuana possession, somehow managed to jump out of the back of a police van near Christopher Street on Friday night.

09/14/2012

Point Thank You at Christopher Street along the West Side Highway - Sep 11, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

West Side Highway Becomes Point Thank You For 9/11

Every year, on 9/11, the West Side Highway is transformed into what is, for many, an unexpected cheer zone.

09/11/2012

Christopher Street Subway Stop (file / credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

West Village Coalition Wants Christopher Street To Be Made Gay Rights Landmark

Christopher Street in Manhattan is home to the Stonewall Inn and the 1969 riots there are largely viewed as a turning point in the struggle for gay rights.

06/13/2012

Suspect 1 Left, Suspect 2 Right (Credit: DCPI)

Gun-Toting Duo Wanted In Manhattan Store Robberies Including Sex & Pawn Shops

The suspects, armed with a silver handgun, robbed seven stores in Oct. and Nov. including the Pleasure Chest and a luxury dog spa, police said.

12/28/2011

Worlds Smallest Store (credit: Billie Rama/CBSNewYork.com)

Only In NY: ‘World’s Smallest Store’ On Christopher Street Is Big On Character

Blink and you might miss it. Located a few doors down from the Christopher Street PATH Station in the West Village is the “World’s Smallest Store.”

11/02/2011

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Police Arrest Suspect William Green On Assault Charges Against NYPD Officer

In surveillance video at the scene, you can see the suspect trying to run away from the officer.

09/04/2011

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West Village Pet Store Dissuades Drunk Customers From Purchasing Puppies

Drinking and driving doesn’t mix, but apparently at one Christopher Street pet store, alcohol and puppies don’t either.

07/05/2011

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