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Morningside Heights

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Residents Criticize Plan To Build Apartment Complex Next To Morningside Heights Cathedral

A petition opposing the project has already collected more than 1,100 signatures.

04/05/2014

Police say this man pulled a woman's pants down during an attack at a subway station in Morningside Heights. (Credit NYPD)

Police: Would Be Rapist Pulled Woman’s Pants Down At Manhattan Subway Stop

The NYPD has asked for the public’s help in identifying a man wanted in connection with an attempted rape in Morningside Heights.

01/14/2014

Firefighters battle a 5-alarm blaze at a Morningside Heights Citibank (Credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Customers Concerned About Fate Of Safe Deposit Boxes In Wake Of Massive Citibank Blaze

Some customers complained that they were left in the dark following the fire but on Monday Citibank staffed a tent outside of the building where concerned customers came up all day to ask questions.

01/13/2014

Firefighters battle a 5-alarm blaze at a Morningside Heights Citibank (Credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Firefighters Remain On Scene Of UWS Bank Blaze 24 Hours Later

A smoldering blaze at an Upper West Side bank left firefighters attending to it for over 24 hours this weekend.

01/12/2014

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Police Search For Suspect In Morningside Heights iPhone Theft

Police on Saturday were asking for help from the public in finding a suspect who stole a woman’s iPhone near Columbia University.

12/28/2013

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Search On For 3 Suspects In Morningside Heights Robbery

Police on Sunday were searching for a three suspects who stormed into a man’s apartment and robbed him in Morningside Heights last week.

12/08/2013

Surveillance video of Roberto Nunez shortly after the shootings that left three men dead. He was sentenced to life without parole on Nov. 26, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Judge: Life In Prison Without Parole For ‘Cold-Blooded’ Morningside Heights Triple Murderer

Roberto Nunez, 32, was convicted last month of fatally shooting three men in a parked car on West 122 Street on June 7, 2012.

11/26/2013

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Greenest Neighborhoods In New York City

Looking to find an eco-friendly neighborhood in New York City? Here are some of New York City’s greenest places to live.

11/25/2013

Surveillance video of Roberto Nunez shortly after the shootings that left three men dead. He was sentenced to life without parole on Nov. 26, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Bronx Man Convicted Of Fatally Shooting 3 Men Inside Parked Car

Nunez sat in the backseat of a BMW on June 7, 2012, and shot three men at close range with a .38-caliber Smith & Wesson revolver, prosecutors argued.

10/24/2013

Hawa Bah, with her attorney Randolph McLaughlin speaks at a press conference announcing a lawsuit against New York City for the deadly police shooting of her son, Sept. 23, 2013. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Family Of Man Fatally Shot By Police Sues City

The lawsuit was filed Monday in Manhattan federal court. It seeks unspecified damages for the September 2012 killing of 28-year-old Mohamed Bah, shot in his Morningside Heights home.

09/23/2013

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Cops Investigating Series Of Violent Robberies Near Columbia Campus

Police were investigating a series of violent robberies that took place near the Columbia University Campus in Morningside Heights.

09/14/2013

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5 Moving Memorials In NYC

Memorials make us remember those who have gone, but they also inspire us to great feats in our own lives. Read on for five of New York’s most moving tributes to check out this Memorial Day.

05/22/2013

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VIDEO: NYPD Looking For Pair Of Suspects In Violent Manhattan Robbery

The female victim was walking on Riverside Drive when two male suspects approached her from behind and forcefully robbed her.

01/30/2013

Pets and owners at annual 'Blessing of the Animals' at the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine Oct. 7, 2012 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Morningside Heights Church Holds Annual ‘Blessing Of The Animals’ Service

A llama, a mini horse, falcons, dogs and even a camel were offered blessings at the Morningside Heights church to celebrate the feast of St. Francis of Assisi, the patron saint of animals and the environment.

10/07/2012

City leaders join family of Mohamed Bah at news conference Sept. 30, 2012 (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Lawyer: Grand Jury To Hear Case Of Deadly Police Shooting In Coming Months

The family said they want to know why officers entered the apartment even though Mohamed Bah was inside alone. They also said officers should have allowed Mohamed’s mother to talk to her son through the door.

09/30/2012

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