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FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Investigate UES Attack On Jewish Couple As Possible Hate Crime

The NYPD’s Hate Crime Task Force is investigating an alleged attack on a Jewish couple on the Upper East Side.

19 hours ago

Surveillance images of a suspect in a bank robbery on the Upper East Side on Thursday, Aug. 21. (Credit: NYPD)

Search On For Upper East Side Bank Robbery Suspect

Police on Monday were searching for a suspect who allegedly robbed a bank on the Upper East Side, but walked away empty-handed.

08/25/2014

Subway Inn on the Upper East Side (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Family That Owns Subway Inn Fights To Save Upper East Side Bar

The developer, World-Wide Holdings Corp., has decided not to offer the bar a new lease and wants Marcello Salinas and his customers out by next week.

08/14/2014

UES manhole

Upper East Side Neighborhood Calls For City To Fix Troublesome Manhole Cover

As a foreign correspondent for Newsweek, Richard Chesnoff survived wars and riots. Yet he said it was a brush with a New York City sidewalk that left him wounded — 23 stitches in the ankle and a bruise on his leg.

07/30/2014

A taxi is viewed on September 4, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

3 Hospitalized After Cab Jumps Upper East Side Curb

Three people were hospitalized after a cab jumped a curb on the Upper East Side Saturday morning.

07/05/2014

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NYC’s Best Bars With Trivia

Trivia nights in NYC offer prizes and a chance to stretch your brain, drink in hand. Challenge yourself to these New York bars’ weekly quiz-offs.

06/23/2014

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Firefighters Put Out Blaze At Upper East Side Residential Building

Black smoke and fire were seen coming out of the roof of a 5-story residential building on York Avenue on Sunday.

06/22/2014

Pledge 2 Protect Commercial Against UES Garbage Facility

Councilman ‘Disgusted’ By Use Of Girl, 7, In Fight Against UES Garbage Facility

Is a 7-year-old girl a pawn in the fight over a waste transfer station on the Upper East Side?

06/16/2014

Cemetery, generic. (credit: ClipArt)

NYC Woman Pays To Give Homeless Man Proper Burial

Richard Coleman died last month, and with no next of kin, he was to be buried in Potter’s Field, the city’s public cemetery.

06/02/2014

Demonstrators demand that the city halt plans to remove a row of 30-year-old pear trees on the Upper East Side in favor a garbage dump. (Credit: CBS 2)

Transfer Station Opponents Put Ad Blitz On Hold As Talks With Sanitation Commissioner Continue

The President of ‘Pledge to Protect’ said that she will be holding onto an ad blitz as talks with Sanitation Commissioner Kathryn Garcia continue.

06/01/2014

Grandmas arrested over Upper East Side tree removal protest (CBS 2)

8 UES Residents, Including 3 Grandmothers, Arrested In Tree Removal Protest

The “UES Eight” were held for five hours at the 19th Precinct so police could do criminal background checks, They faced disorderly conduct and obstruction charges.

05/23/2014

Homemade Irish Soda Bread

Man Accused Of Stealing Grimaldi’s Bakery Truck, Making Scheduled Deliveries In Underwear

David Bastar, 30, of Nanuet is accused of stealing the truck that was full of $8,000 worth of baguettes, whole-wheat rolls and loaves of sourdough.

05/21/2014

Scene of police-involved shooting near 96th Street and the FDR Drive (Alice Gainer/CBS 2).

Police: Suspect Shot Dead On UES May Be Serial Pharmacy Robber

It all began with a gunpoint robbery at Health Source Pharmacy, located at 68th-69th Street and Second Avenue, at 1:40 p.m., sources said.

05/16/2014

Bus strikes pedestrian on the Upper East Side on May 8, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Woman Struck, Killed By School Bus On Upper East Side

The incident took place at around 3:30 p.m. at Second Avenue and 93rd Street.

05/08/2014

Manhattan Store Robbery Suspect

Police Search For Robber Who Held Up Manhattan Stores, Newsstands

Police on Thursday were asking for help from the public in finding a suspect in a string of robberies targeting grocery stores, bodegas, newsstands and other businesses around Manhattan.

05/05/2014

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