Upper West Side

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

Rent-Stabilized UWS Residents Furious Over Market Rate Only Gym

Some rent-stabilized tenants in an Upper West Side building were furious this week, after a gym opened up in their building and they were told they were forbidden from using it.

02/25/2014

Upper West Side Cell Tower

Upper West Side Residents Frustrated As 911 Calls Are Bounced To New Jersey

Concerns have arisen on the Upper West Side, as some residents have said they have been running into issues calling 911. As CBS 2’s Don Champion reported, the callers have found themselves connected to dispatchers across the Hudson River in New Jersey.

02/24/2014

Gwen White, Marjorie Stern and Lanijah Rodriguez (L-R) at A Time For Children boutique on the Upper West Side (credit: Sean Adams/WCBS 880)

Stories From Main Street: An Uptown Boutique Helps At-Risk Teens Succeed

A Time For Children on Amsterdam Avenue at 84th Street is full of games, toys, puzzles, books and clothes. But the owner of the boutique doesn’t make a penny and she employs troubled teens to arm them with skills for the future.

02/18/2014

David Scalza created these sculptures to try to get people happier about winter on the Upper West Side. (Credit: CBS 2)

Winter-Weary New Yorkers To Mother Nature: ‘No More Please’

If you are exhausted from all the cold and snow, you are not alone. Many have said enough is enough, and are dreaming about spring.

02/12/2014

This chow chow was tied up and left in the cold next to an Upper West Side animal hospital. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS 2)

Man Abandons Dog In Freezing Cold On Upper West Side

Surveillance video captured a man tying the chow chow to a store gate before walking away while making the sign of the cross.

02/11/2014

A NY Waterways ferry had difficulty maneuvering through ice on the Hudson River on Jan. 23, 2014. (credit: Jesse Zanger/CBSNewYork.com)

Bitter Cold Impacting Commute By Rail, Road And River

Chopper 2 captured a NY Waterway ferry slow to almost a complete stop as it maneuvered around ice Thursday morning.

01/23/2014

This woman, Annie, is looking for the man who helped her cross the street on a winter's day. (Credit: CBS 2)

Woman Seeks To Find, Thank Man Who Helped Her Cross UWS Street

An act of kindness on the Upper West Side has sent a woman on a quest to reconnect. And the woman is doing it the old fashioned way.

01/20/2014

Kang Chun Wong

Family Threatens To Sue After Man Is Injured As Police Give Him Jaywalking Ticket

The NYPD on Monday was investigating how an 84-year-old Chinese immigrant, who speaks no English, suffered serious head injuries while getting a jaywalking ticket on the Upper West Side.

01/20/2014

Family and friends of Cooper Stock held a vigil for the 9-year-old boy who was struck by a car and killed while crossing an Upper West Side street. (Credit CBS 2)

Vigil Held For 9-Year-Old Boy Killed Crossing Upper West Side Street

Neighbors of a 9-year-old who was run down and killed in a Manhattan intersection made a call for action on Wednesday night.

01/15/2014

Gavel

Music Teacher, Former School Owner Admits To Molesting Girl

The former owner of a chain of New York City children’s music schools has admitted to molesting a 9-year-old girl he had been teaching.

01/15/2014

Firefighters battle a 5-alarm blaze at a Morningside Heights Citibank (Credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Firefighters Remain On Scene Of UWS Bank Blaze 24 Hours Later

A smoldering blaze at an Upper West Side bank left firefighters attending to it for over 24 hours this weekend.

01/12/2014

Police on the scene where a man was struck and killed by a bus on Friday night. (Credit CBS 2)

Comptroller Calls For Changes After 2 Fatally Struck In Upper West Side

An elderly man has been struck and killed by a private tour bus while crossing a New York City street.

01/11/2014

A boy was struck and killed by a taxi crossing the street at West End Ave and 97th Street on Friday night(Credit CBS 2)

Boy, 9, Struck And Killed By Taxi Crossing Upper West Side Street

Police say a nine-year-old boy has been killed and his father injured after they were struck by a taxi while crossing a New York City street.

01/11/2014

The Beacon School (credit: beaconschool.org)

Chemical Safety Board: UWS High School Lab Accident Was Preventable

The U.S. Chemical Safety Board urged schools to take proper precautions with laboratory chemicals, after two students at an Upper West Side high school were injured in an explosion earlier this week.

01/04/2014

A mobile home is seen parked on the street on the Upper West Side. (credit: Gary Baumgarten/1010 WINS)

Mobile Homes Settling In On Upper West Side

Everyone knows there’s a shortage of affordable housing in New York City. Some people have found an interesting way around the problem: They’ve purchased mobile homes to live in and parked them on the street.

12/15/2013

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