Upper East Side
An 85-year-old man was struck and killed by a sport-utility vehicle Tuesday evening on the Upper East Side.
Twenty-five people were injured Monday evening after a Metropolitan Transit Authority bus driver passed out at the wheel and crashed into several vehicles on the Upper East Side, leaving passengers trapped inside.
The NYPD is asking the public for help in identifying five suspects who are wanted in connection with a robbery on the Upper East Side.
After Sandy hit, the Loews Regency decided to donate the conference tables, refrigerators and other furniture. The hotel temporarily closed on New Year’s Day for renovations and is scheduled to reopen this fall.
More than 6,000 people entered a lottery for tickets to President Barack Obama’s inauguration ceremony in Washington Monday at the office of U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.), and there were 120 winners.
Williams, 32, who weighs 400 pounds, was released from NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital on Saturday. She fell through the sidewalk near Atomic Winds and the Blue Room on the corner of 60th Street and 2nd Avenue while waiting for the bus.
A gaping hole remained in the sidewalk Saturday morning, after the concrete caved in and left a woman injured the day before.
Some Upper East Side residents on Monday complained about plans to increase the number of audible crosswalk signals for the blind, calling the signals “noise pollution.”
It’s that time of year when many of us hit lots to buy Christmas trees.
A blessing of the animals will be held Sunday at a church on Park Avenue on the Upper East Side.
“Everyone’s going to have to watch Dr. Phil,” Gristina told the Post. “I will tell you that one of the names is high-level (NFL) management. Then there’s an older player who’s still very well known.”
A dangerous blast of steam stopped traffic Tuesday on the Upper East Side.
A group of prisoners at Rikers Island were released Wednesday so they could deliver 700 Thanksgiving meals to the needy in Manhattan.
Anna Gristina, the so-called “Upper East Side madam,” was sentenced Tuesday to six months in prison after pleading guilty to a single count of promoting prostitution, but got credit for time served.
Last year’s top zip code is also in the Tri-State Area: Alpine, N.J. (07620) – it was bumped to #2 on the list of most expensive zip codes.