Upper West Side

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Mosquitoes That Breed Year-Round Infuriate Residents On Upper West Side

When was the last time you suffered a mosquito bite? If your answer is recently, you likely live on a block of the Upper West Side where a year-round sewer species just won’t die.

12/16/2014

John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Fans Honor John Lennon On 34th Anniversary Of Assassination

Yoko Ono invited fans to share their memories and their wishes for peace Monday, a day that marked the 34th anniversary of the assassination of John Lennon on the Upper West Side.

12/08/2014

Volunteers serve Thanksgiving dinners at the Goddard Riverside Community Center. (Credit: CBS2)

Volunteers Pitch In To Serve Thanksgiving Dinner To Those In Need

In what amounts to as big a part of Thanksgiving as turkey and stuffing, volunteers got together Thursday to help those who might otherwise go hungry.

11/27/2014

Crews inflate the Snoopy balloon ahead of the 88th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (credit: CBS2)

Balloons Dancing Along West 77th Street Ahead Of Thanksgiving Day Parade

Fan favorites Snoopy and Woodstock were the first to be inflated by crews decked out in necessary rain gear.

11/26/2014

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

Man Stabbed, Critically Injured In Upper West Side Apartment

A man was in critical condition Saturday morning, after being stabbed in the head and neck in an Upper West Side building.

11/15/2014

The Beacon School (credit: beaconschool.org)

Family Sues City Over High School Chemistry Experiment That Left Teen Burned

The parents of a teenager who was badly injured in a chemistry experiment at an Upper West High School have filed a $27 million lawsuit against the city.

11/07/2014

A Manhattan woman claims her landlord installed hidden cameras in her apartment. (Credit: CBS2)

Woman Claims Landlord Hid Cameras In Her Upper West Side Apartment

A Manhattan woman made a shocking discovery in the privacy of her own home. Hidden cameras had been recording her every move for months.

11/06/2014

UWS Assault Suspect

Police Release Surveillance Video In Upper West Side Assault

Police released a surveillance video Tuesday of a suspect in the terrifying sexual assault of a woman on the Upper West Side.

09/30/2014

Police investigate sex assault on Upper West Side on Sept. 27, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Seek Suspect In Upper West Side Sex Assault

Police are searching for a man who they said sexually assaulted a woman on the Upper West Side Friday night.

09/27/2014

Multiple roads will be closed ahead of the People's Climate Change March on Sunday, Sept. 21. (Credit: CBS 2)

Road Closures, Tow Zones Come Ahead Of Climate Change March

A massive march for climate change was set to roll into Midtown and the Upper West Side on Sunday, and commuters will have to be ready for bumper-to-bumper delays.

09/20/2014

A fire broke out in the apartment building at 185 West End Ave. on Friday. Sept. 19. (Credit: CBS 2)

Fire Breaks Out In Upper West Side Apartment Building

A fire swept through an apartment building on West End Avenue on the Upper West Side Friday night.

09/19/2014

A man and woman were shot on the evening of Friday, Sept. 12 at 82nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue on the Upper West Side. (Credit: CBS 2)

Bail Set At $100K For State Narcotics Agent Accused In UWS Shooting

Victor Zambrano is charged with criminal possession of a weapon, assault, reckless endangerment, and resisting arrest.

09/14/2014

A man and woman were shot on the evening of Friday, Sept. 12 at 82nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue on the Upper West Side. (Credit: CBS 2)

State Narcotics Agent Suspected In UWS Shooting That Injured Two

The shooting took place at 82nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue — an area filled with restaurants and teeming with people on a Friday night.

09/13/2014

A man and woman were shot on the evening of Friday, Sept. 12 at 82nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue on the Upper West Side. (Credit: CBS 2)

Gunman Leaves Two Wounded After Opening Fire On Upper West Side

The shooting took place at 82nd Street and Amsterdam Avenue — an area filled with restaurants and teeming with people on a Friday night.

09/12/2014

Franklin Reyes is charged in the traffic accident that killed Ariel Russo, 4, on the Upper West Side in June 2013. (Credit: CBS 2)

Teen Driver Charged In Hit-And-Run Death Of Ariel Russo, 4, Accused Of Dragging Police Officer

Franklin Reyes, 18, was charged with assault, reckless endangerment, unlawful fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle, reckless driving and unlicensed driving, the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office said.

09/03/2014

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