Upper East Side

A worker died after falling from a scaffold on the Upper East Side on Tuesday, Sept. 1. (Credit: CBS2)

Worker Dies After Fall From Scaffold On Upper East Side

A worker fell to his death from a scaffold on the Upper East Side Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.

09/01/2015

Convent of the Sacred Heart School  on the Upper East Side (Credit: CBS2)

Upper East Side School Reopens After Legionella Bacteria Found In Cooling Tower

The Health Department has given the school the all-clear to reopen to students next week.

09/01/2015

Citi Bikes.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

New Citi Bike Stations Open On Upper East And West Sides

City transportation officials are celebrating the opening of new Citi Bike stations in Manhattan with an inaugural bike ride.

09/01/2015

A small amount of the Legionella bacterium was found in the cooling tower at the Convent of the Sacred Heart School on the Upper East Side. (Credit: CBS2)

Upper East Side Catholic School Remains Closed After Legionella Bacteria Found

The Convent of the Sacred Heart School on East 91st Street had been open for faculty meetings when the bacteria was discovered.

09/01/2015

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1010 WINS: UES School Disinfected After Legionnaires’ Bacteria Discovered In Cooling Tower

An Upper East Side school has been closed because testing revealed low levels of Legionnaire’s in a cooling tower.

08/31/2015

Two people were injured when a car slammed into a Starbucks Coffee on the Upper East Side on Monday, Aug. 10. (Credit: Matthew Glassoff)

Driver, Deliveryman Hurt When Car Plows Into UES Starbucks

Two people were hospitalized Monday when a car slammed into a Starbucks Coffee on the Upper East Side.

08/10/2015

Donald Leo and Ramadan Kurtaj (Credit: CBS 2)

$48 Million In Punitive Damages For Victims’ Families In 2008 Crane Collapse

A jury in Manhattan decided Monday that the families of two men killed in a 2008 construction crane collapse should get $48 million in punitive damages from the crane’s owner and his companies.

08/03/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect in a groping incident on the Upper East Side. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Groped Woman Outside Upper East Side Building

Police were searching Wednesday for a suspect who allegedly groped a woman as she walked into a building on the Upper East Side.

07/29/2015

Police say this man shoved an elderly man on an Upper East Side street and took off in a taxi. (Credit: DCPI)

Police: Suspect Fled In Cab After Shoving Elderly Man On Upper East Side Street

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with an assault on an elderly man on the Upper East Side.

07/14/2015

Police are looking for a man who allegedly robbed apartments on the Upper East Side. (Credit: DCPI)

Search Continues For Suspect Caught On Surveillance Video Burglarizing UES Apartments

Police are hoping surveillance video will help identify a man who they say stole tens of thousands of dollars in jewelry from three apartments on the Upper East Side.

07/09/2015

FILE -- Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y. (credit: Getty Images)

Rep. Maloney: Second Avenue Subway Must Get Done On Time

Even though work on the Second Avenue subway has been in full swing for some time, elected officials from the neighborhoods involved are worried about further delays.

07/01/2015

Police at scene of Upper East Side stabbing (Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Woman Stabbed Several Times In UES; Suspect Accused Of Attacking Co-Workers Afterward

The stabbing happened at around 2:30 p.m. at 63rd Street and Lexington Avenue — the building where convicted ponzi schemer Bernie Madoff once lived.

06/22/2015

Barbara Lowy (left) of the Upper East Side was subjected to a bizarre attack while having coffee with her husband, John Lowy, and her stepdaughter, Jennifer Kaplan. (Credit: CBSLA)

Upper East Side Family Subjected To Bizarre Attack In Santa Monica, Calif. Café

An Upper East Side family visiting southern California was subjected to a bizarre and unprovoked attack this week, as they sat minding their own business in a coffee shop.

06/11/2015

Arson is suspected in a fire at the Pony Bar on First Avenue on the Upper East Side, on Sunday, May 24. (Credit: Teresa Vozniak, via Instagram)

Arson Suspected In Fire At Pony Bar, Popular Upper East Side Craft Beer Venue

A popular craft beer bar on the Upper East Side remained shuttered this week, after being severely damaged in a fire that officials and owners believe was intentionally set.

06/03/2015

Deion Baskerville, 6, wandered 32 blocks from school on Tuesday, May 26. (Credit: Dave Carlin/CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Boy, 6, Gets Off School Bus On UES And Walks 32 Blocks Alone

A 6-year-old special needs student got off the bus at school, but never made it to class. Instead, they found him more than 30 blocks away.

05/26/2015

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