Upper West Side

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.


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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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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.



NYPD: Purse Stolen From 92-Year-Old Shopper At UWS Fairway Market

The incident occurred last Wednesday afternoon at the Fairway located at Broadway between 74th and 75th streets.


CBS2's cameras caught a coyote running around in the area of Riverside Park on the Upper West Side, on Wednesday, April 22. (Credit: CBS2)

Coyote Sightings Reported Left And Right In The Heart Of Manhattan

On Wednesday evening, CBS2 captured exclusive video of a coyote as it pranced across Riverside Drive near W. 79th Street around 11 p.m.


The American Bible Society building at 61st Street and Broadway. (Credit: Jim Henderson/Public Domain, via Wikipedia)

Moored Balloon To Be Launched On UWS Site Of Bible Society Building

A moored balloon will be launched near 61st Street and Broadway on the Upper West Side on Thursday, and may remain in place for the next year, police said.


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UWS Recycling Bins Not Working Out Exactly As Planned

Adding recycling barrels to Upper West Side street corners seemed like a good idea, but it hasn’t worked out exactly as planned.


Police are looking for this man in connection with a robbery on the upper west side (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek Man In Connection With Bank Robbery On Upper West Side

According to authorities, the suspect walked into the bank on Columbus Avenue between 67th and 68th streets around 4:25 p.m. and demanded money.


Man wanted in connection with a violent robbery on the Upper West Side. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Man Attacks, Robs Woman In Upper West Side Apartment Building

Police have released surveillance video of a man wanted in connection with a violent robbery on the Upper West Side.


Residents of 1 Lincoln Plaza have been without gas since Monday. (credit: CBS2)

Residents Of Upper West Side Apartment Complex Without Gas For Days

Con Edison has shut off gas at a high rise apartment complex on the Upper West Side. The 671 apartments at 1 Lincoln Plaza have been without gas for four days.


Cooper Stock (Credit: CBS 2)

Judge Issues Cab Driver Ticket In 2014 Upper West Side Crash That Killed 9-Year-Old Boy

The cab driver who struck and killed a 9-year-old boy in Manhattan will not serve jail time.