Upper West Side

A Citi Bike user pedals off from a bicycle station in New York City. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Cops On UWS Cracking Down On Law Breaking Bike Riders

Police on the Upper West Side have been cracking down on bike riders who are running red lights, riding on sidewalks, and those who ride on the wrong side of the street.

05/27/2014

Cooper Stock (Credit: CBS 2)

Sources To CBS 2: Cabbie Won’t Be Charged In Accident That Killed Cooper Stock, 9

The driver of the cab that struck and killed 9-year-old Cooper Stock on the Upper West Side this past winter will not face criminal charges, sources told CBS 2.

05/22/2014

After Years Of Criticism, De Blasio Halts 911 Upgrade Project

Mayor Bill de Blasio has halted an upgrade project for the 911 system, and has ordered a multi-agency review of delays, errors, and cost overruns.

05/19/2014

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NYC’s Best Bars With Board Games

Connect Four, Apples To Apples and Sorry! aren’t just for kids. Check out NYC’s best bars with board games the next time you’re feeling competitive.

05/19/2014

Scene of slashing on Upper West Side on May 17, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Police: 2 Women Slashed On Upper West Side Street

According to police, a woman had attacked the pair at Amsterdam Avenue and 88th Street around 3:30 p.m.

05/17/2014

UWS Package Theft Suspect Arrest

CBS 2 Exclusive: Neighbor Steps In After String Of Package Thefts On UWS

Surveillance cameras captured a man stealing packages seconds after a delivery on the Upper West Side, and one neighbor decided he had to take action.

05/15/2014

Cooper's Troopers

Classmates Assemble New Library In Memory Of Boy Killed By Cab On UWS

Building a library is no easy task, but a group of Upper West Side students plan to do just that – for free.

05/08/2014

Parents protest a construction project on the Upper West Side on May 8, 2014. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Parents, Students Protest Planned Construction Of 20-Story Tower Near UWS Elementary School

Demonstrators came out in force Thursday morning to protest plans to construct a 20-story nursing home tower less than 50 feet from P.S. 163 on West 97th street.

05/08/2014

Manhattan Store Robbery Suspect

Police Search For Robber Who Held Up Manhattan Stores, Newsstands

Police on Thursday were asking for help from the public in finding a suspect in a string of robberies targeting grocery stores, bodegas, newsstands and other businesses around Manhattan.

05/05/2014

Cooper Stock (Credit: CBS 2)

Family, Friends Come Together To Honor Cooper Stock, 9, Killed In UWS Crash

Four months after a taxi cab crash killed a nine-year-old boy his family, friends, and even strangers have come together to honor his memory.

05/04/2014

New Yorkers hit the streets for the March of Dimes - March for Babies. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Supporters Hit The Streets For Annual ‘March For Babies’ On UWS

The day was off to a chilly start, but once things warmed up it was a beautiful morning for the March of Dimes – March For Babies.

04/27/2014

Cooper Stock (Credit: CBS 2)

Family Of Boy Fatally Struck By Cab On UWS Finds Hope In Helping Others

Family and friends of Cooper Stock, who was killed in January, started a fundraiser called Coop’s Hoops, to help other young kids go to basketball camp.

04/23/2014

James Walton is wanted in a string of bank robberies in Manhattan. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Identified In String Of Manhattan Bank Robberies

Police have identified a suspect in eight bank robberies around Manhattan.

04/15/2014

FILE -- A New York Police Department car. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Struck, Injured By Squad Car On Upper West Side

A man was in serious but stable condition after being struck by a police car on the Upper West Side on Sunday.

04/13/2014

Kang Chun Wong

No Prosecution For 84-Year-Old UWS Man Ticketed For Jaywalking

An 84-year-old Upper West Side man who was ticketed for jaywalking will not face prosecution.

04/09/2014

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