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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.

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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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Dog Zig-Zags, Avoids Capture In UWS

Video caught a crazy scene on the Upper West Side as a dog zig-zagged up Amsterdamn Avenue in the 80s.

08/23/2014

Stonehenge Village on the Upper West Side has opened a new gym that is only open to market-rate tenants. (Credit: Danny Perry/DNAInfo)

Complaint Alleges UWS Building Owners Are Discriminating Against Older Residents

Some rent-stabilized tenants in the Stonehenge Village building, at 120-196 W. 97th St. between Amsterdam and Columbus avenues, were furious after a gym opened up in their building and they were told they were forbidden from using it.

08/20/2014

An artist rendering of the changes being made on West End Avenue (credit: NYC Department of Transportation)

With Eye On Pedestrian Safety, City Redesigning Stretch Of West End Avenue

A complete redesign of West End from West 72nd to West 106th streets has been fast-tracked by city transportation officials.

08/12/2014

Police Tape (credit: Eliot Schechter/AFP/Getty Images)

Police Identify Woman Found Dead On Upper West Side

Police have identified a woman who was found dead on the Upper West Side early Saturday morning as 25-year-old Anne Wiswell.

08/09/2014

Traffic cop (Credit: CBS 2)

New Slow Zones To Take Effect Monday In NYC

New lower speed limits — part of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s “Vision Zero” initiative aimed at curbing pedestrian deaths — will take effect on some major roadways Monday.

08/03/2014

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 Charged In Hit-And-Run Death Of Ariel Russo Could Accept Plea Deal

A judge will soon decide whether Franklin Reyes, 18, should get off with a lighter sentence.

07/30/2014

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 Accused In UWS Accident That Killed Girl, 4, Now Charged With Looting Apartment

The teen accused in a traffic accident that left a 4-year-old girl dead on the Upper West Side last year has now been accused of looting an apartment along with his father.

07/19/2014

Debra Goodman (center) alleged in a lawsuit that the NYPD has a practice of arresting people for videotaping officers. (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Claims NYPD Has Practice Of Arresting People For Recording Officers

The NYPD on Tuesday was hit with a First Amendment lawsuit, alleging the department has a practice of arresting people for shooting video of officers.

07/15/2014

A surveillance image of two suspects in a home invasion and attack on a man and woman on the Upper West Side. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Release Surveillance Photos In UWS Home Invasion, Attack

Police on Tuesday released surveillance photos of two suspects who allegedly stormed into an apartment on the Upper West Side and attacked the man and woman who were inside.

07/15/2014

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