Upper Manhattan

A subway train at 42nd Street - Times Square - Jan. 28, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

‘A’ Train To Shut Down North Of 168th Street Overnight This Week

Residents of Washington Heights and Inwood will be stuck with the No. 1 train during the overnight hours this week, as the northernmost leg of the A train shuts down for Fastrack repairs.

08/26/2013

Officer Richard Natale

Officer Credited With Saving Man Who Was Trapped In Water In Upper Manhattan

Police Wednesday evening were congratulating an officer who rescued a man who got caught in the water as he tried to repair his jet ski on the northern edge of Manhattan.

08/21/2013

Breastfeeding (file / credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Mothers Seek To Set Record For Breastfeeding At Inwood Hill Park

Dozens of mothers gathered in Inwood Hill Park in Upper Manhattan Saturday morning, in an effort to break the world record for the largest number of women breastfeeding at the same time.

08/03/2013

Inwood Home Invaders

Police Seek 3 Suspects In Inwood Home Invasions, Robberies

Police this weekend were asking for the public’s help in finding a trio of suspects wanted in connection with a string of robberies and home invasions in far northern Manhattan.

05/11/2013

Hudson River Dolphin

Dolphins Spotted Bobbing In The Hudson River

Humans were not the only ones getting out and enjoying the weather in New York Monday – the dolphins were out and about too.

04/08/2013

Victims Heriberto Suazo (L) and Amaury Rodriguez (credit: Yonkers Police/Department Of Corrections)

Suspect Arrested In Connection With Triple Homicide Near Columbia University

Police said that they have recovered the gun used in the killings. Additionally, they said that they have found DNA linking the suspect to the shootings.

06/23/2012

(credit: Kathryn Brown/CBS 2)

Fire At Inwood Building, Terror Target In 1970, Leaves 12 Firefighters Injured

Residents who were home at the time say they heard what sounded like fireworks and then saw sparks shooting outside their windows.

03/23/2012

FILE - A New York City taxi (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Cabbies Rally Against Livery Cab Bill Outside Gov. Cuomo’s NYC Office

The drivers shouted “Fix the bill!” and hoisted signs that said “This bill kills jobs!” Working cabbies honked in solidarity as they cruised up Third Avenue.

10/04/2011

Hector Canonge holds an English class at the Magic Touch Laundromat in Inwood - New York, NY - Aug 2, 2011 (credit: Alex Silverman / WCBS 880)

Inwood Laundromat Becomes English Classroom

Local artist Hector Canonge decided to teach free English classes at the Magic Touch Laundromat twice a week for a month.

08/03/2011

American Flags (file / credit: MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

John Michelotti Creates Flag Tribute To Victims Of 9/11 For 10th Anniversary

A man who had his life change unexpectedly on 9/11, but not the way you might think, has created a tribute for all to see in memory of the nearly 3,000 people killed on that day in 2001.

06/28/2011

Police are searching for suspects in three attacks in the same area of Upper Manhattan committed between June 10-12. (Credit: CBS 2)

Residents On Edge After 3 Separate Sexual Assaults In Upper Manhattan

Police were on alert and residents on edge after three separate sexual assaults on women in one Upper Manhattan community.

06/13/2011

552 Academy St.

Deplorable Conditions Send Inwood Building Residents To Streets

They were forced out. Dozens of families in Upper Manhattan were suddenly homeless Friday night after their apartment building was deemed too dangerous to live in.

02/18/2011

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