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Firefighters stand outside 188 Sixth Ave. on Sept. 19, 2013. (credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Residents Of SoHo Building Return After Evacuation

At around 4:30 p.m., the FDNY ordered everyone out of the building due to some structural integrity possibly due to construction taking place next door to the building.

09/19/2013

Richard Pearson with lawyer in court (CBS 2)

Residents Beg Judge To Keep So-Called ‘SoHo Wild Man’ Behind Bars

Residents who live near Lafayette and Spring Street refused to back down. They flooded the judge with dozens of letters begging him to keep Pearson off of the street.

09/04/2013

An FDNY ambulance (Photo: CBS 2)

Motorcyclist Killed In Crash With Minivan On Houston Street

A biker was killed Wednesday afternoon in a violent crash on Houston Street, on the northern edge of SoHo.

08/21/2013

Pedro Hernandez (L - credit: Inside Edition), Etan Patz (R - credit: Personal Photo)

Etan Patz Murder Suspect Could Face Trial Next Spring

Pedro Hernandez appeared briefly in court on Wednesday. He was charged with murder in 2011 after he confessed to choking Etan Patz.

07/31/2013

Citi Bike station in SoHo moved after tenants in Barrow Street condo complained. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Residents Get Some Citi Bike Docking Stations Moved, Other Complaints Ignored

The contentious Citi Bike program has been rolling for three weeks but already, some of the hundreds of docking stations have been relocated.

06/23/2013

Sylvie Cachay (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Trial Begins For Man Charged In Killing Of Manhattan Fashion Designer Cachay

The trial of a man accused of killing a Manhattan fashion designer began on Friday. The victim’s boyfriend is accused of strangling the young woman to death, but his defense attorney said the evidence doesn’t add up.

06/07/2013

Sources told CBS that the man in yellow is 6-foot-5, 240-pound Richard Pearson, a man SoHo residents say is terrorizing a block on Spring Street. (Photo: Handout)

SoHo Residents Say They Are Terrified Of A Wild Man On Spring Street

Some people compared accused Richard Pearson to a modern day Larry Hogue, a mentally ill wild man who terrorized Manhattan’s Upper West Side in the 1990s.

06/07/2013

A Citi Bike station in Manhattan (file/credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Bloomberg Officially Launches NYC’s Long-Awaited Bike Sharing Program

New York City’s controversial bike share program rolled out on Monday for roughly 15,000 annual members who will have one week of exclusive access before daily and weekly memberships start on June 2.

05/27/2013

A Citi Bike rack in Manhattan - May 2, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

SoHo Residents To City: We Don’t Want Bike Sharing Docks Here

The city’s bike sharing program is set to roll out Monday, and the stations are all in place with bicycles at the ready.

05/25/2013

Gornell Roman has been charged with assault as a hate crime. (credit: NYPD)

Man Arrested In Alleged Anti-Gay Attack In The East Village

Gornell Roman was charged Wednesday with assault and aggravated harassment, both as hate crimes, police said.

05/22/2013

Police said Dan Contarino was attacked in the East Villageon May 20, 2013, jist the latest victim in a long line of recent attacks on gays in New York City. (Photo: CBS 2)

Victim Describes Horror Of Monday Night’s Anti-Gay Attack In The East Village

The incident happened around 5:20 a.m. Tuesday. Police said a gay couple, ages 41 and 42, were walking on Broadway near Prince Street when two men began yelling anti-gay slurs.

05/21/2013

Firefighters respond to a car crash on Lafayette Street on April 25, 2013. (credit: Kyle Petersen)

Car Smashes Into SoHo Store, Injuring 3

The accident took place at around 1:45 p.m. at Lafayette and Kenmare Streets.

04/25/2013

A couple on a date (file/credit: Clip Art).

The 7 Best West Village Date Restaurants

A few secluded streets, cobblestone corners and beautiful brownstones add to the romance of the West Village. When you’re looking for a place to impress a first date or celebrate an anniversary with the love of your life, head downtown to this romantic neighborhood for some of the city’s best restaurants and wine bars for a special date night.

04/06/2013

Wei Chu Hu (credit: CBS 2)

Suspect Indicted For Murder, Arson In Deadly SoHo Blaze

Police said Wei Chu Hu set the fire in his kitchen after getting into an argument with his wife and then tried to keep first responders from going inside.

02/05/2013

Wei Chu Hu (credit: CBS 2)

NYPD: Suspect Charged With Arson, Murder In Deadly SoHo Blaze

Wei Chu Wu, 45, has been charged with arson, second degree murder, felony assault of a police officer and resisting arrest, police said Friday.

01/11/2013

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