Upper West Side

Police investigate an attack on a bus driver on the Upper West Side. (credit: Sonia Rincon/CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Bus Driver Describes Being Attacked For Gold Chain

The incident occurred on an M72 bus around 7:20 a.m. at West 66th Street and Freedom Place.

06/25/2015

PS 87 on Upper West Side

Parents On High Alert After Attempted Luring Outside P.S. 87 On Upper West Side

There are only a few days left of school, but there will be an increased police presence as a result of the incident.

06/23/2015

Three men sought for questioning in death of popular Upper West Side store clerk. (credit: NYPD)

Police Seek 3 Men For Questioning In Death Of UWS Store Clerk

Police are looking for three men wanted for questioning in connection with the death of a store clerk who was killed during an apparent robbery on the Upper West Side.

06/19/2015

A robbery apparently turned into a murder at this store on Amsterdam Avenue on Thursday, June 18. (Credit: CBS2)

Man Dead In Apparent Robbery-Homicide On Upper West Side

EMS workers were summoned to a store Amsterdam Avenue and 104th Street after a report of an assault.

06/18/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect in the choking of a woman on the Upper West Side. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Grabbed, Choked Woman On Upper West Side

Police were searching Thursday for a suspect who allegedly sneaked up behind a woman on the Upper West Side and tried to strangle her.

06/11/2015

Julie Iovine returns a Citi Bike to a docking station in Union square on May 29, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Some Upper West Side Residents Against New Citi Bike Docking Stations

Some residents think the locations are ill-conceived.

06/11/2015

Authorities seized $600,000 in cash from Dr. Rogelio Lucas' home in Scarsdale, New York.
(Credit: DEA New York Division)

Authorities: Doctor Ran Illegal Pill Mill Out Of Manhattan Office

Over a span of 6 1/2 years, Dr. Rogelio Lucas, 77, wrote out of 23,600 oxycodone prescriptions, with a street value of $77 million, to patients with no medical need for the pills, authorities said.

06/09/2015

City Councilwoman Helen Rosenthal, presents Cooper's mother, Dana Lerner with a sign renaming a stretch of road on the UWS Cooper Stock Way in memory of  her son struck by a taxi (Photo: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

UWS Street Named ‘Cooper Stock Way’ In Memory Of Child Fatally Struck By Cab

On Tuesday, Cooper’s mother and uncle tearfully unveiled the sign.

06/03/2015

A car jumped the curb in front of Il Violino restaurant on Amsterdam Avenue, following a police chase on Tuesday, June 2. (Credit: Jessica Schneider/CBS2)

Driver Hits Taxi, Jumps Curb After Police Chase On Upper West Side

A police chase on the Upper West Side ended Tuesday evening when a car jumped the curb and ended up on the sidewalk in front of a restaurant.

06/02/2015

Greta Greene (credit: Image via Facebook)

Police: Child Struck By Debris On Upper West Side Is Dead

The girl and her grandmother were struck just after 11 a.m. Sunday at 305 West End Avenue near 74th Street. A large chunk of a window ledge at the Esplanade Senior Residences fell on the two as they sat on a bench outside the nursing home.

05/18/2015

What appears to be a shattered brick is seen on the sidewalk along West End Avenue on May 17, 2015. (credit: Ilana Gold/CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: Falling Debris Injures Girl, Grandmother On Upper West Side

A child, whose age has not been given, was taken to NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in critical condition, authorities said.

05/17/2015

Emergency responders at 99th and Broadway on May 15, 2015 after a scaffold malfunctioned. (credit: Tony Aiello/CBS2)

Worker Pulled To Safety After Scaffold Gets Stuck On Upper West Side

Workers at 99th Street and Broadway were stuck on a scaffolding roughly 15 stories up at around 10:30 a.m.

05/15/2015

The Play Together New York City daycare was alarmed when 3-year-olds ran off with a man who pretended to be luring them. (Credit: CBS2)

CBS2 Exclusive: UWS Daycare Teaches Kids Disturbing Lesson About Child Lurings

What would your child do if they were approached by a stranger? The very question may send shivers down any parent’s spine.

05/11/2015

Lorri Cramer is caring for more than 600 baby turtles in her Upper West Side apartment. (credit: CBS2)

Upper West Side Woman Needs Homes For 600 Baby Turtles

An Upper West Side woman is looking for homes for hundreds of turtles.

05/11/2015

UWS Slashing

Man Slashed Multiple Times On Upper West Side

Shortly after 3 a.m. Thursday a man was slashed and stabbed multiple times after getting into some kind of dispute with two people at the corner of 73rd Street and Amsterdam Avenue.

05/07/2015

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