Upper West Side
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.
A smoldering blaze at an Upper West Side bank left firefighters attending to it for over 24 hours this weekend.
An elderly man has been struck and killed by a private tour bus while crossing a New York City 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.
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.
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.
Sunday marked the 33rd anniversary of the assassination of John Lennon in New York, and Yoko Ono invited fans to send wishes and tributes.
An extra-alarm fire ripped through an apartment building on the Upper West Side Monday evening, leaving three people injured.
Hundreds of people were out making sure Thursday that people in need could get a hot meal on Thanksgiving.
The Upper West Side may be wealthy and fashionable, but its air remains the most polluted in the whole city, according to a published report.
Yoselyn Ortega, 50, has been charged with two counts each of first-degree and second-degree murder for fatally stabbing 6-year-old Lucia Krim and her 2-year-old brother Leo with a kitchen knife on Oct. 25, 2012.
With just four days to go before the mayoral election, Democratic candidate and frontrunner Bill de Blasio was out Saturday reminding voters why he believes he should be the city’s chief executive.
The local community board has asked the city to devise a plan for Amsterdam Avenue that is expected to include a bike lane.
PS 87 has banned Rainbow Loom, the colorful make-them-yourself rubber band bracelets, because the fad is distracting and has led to fights on the playground, the principal said.
The incident happened shortly after 12:30 a.m. near 88th Street and Amsterdam Avenue.