Washington Heights

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police Seek Shooter That Killed 1, Wounded 2 In Washington Heights

Police on Friday continued to search for those responsible for a shooting that left one man dead, and another man and a teenage girl injured, in Washington Heights.

10/03/2014

Dental patients are out thousands of dollars after the shutdown of two orthodontic offices, including this one on Fordham Road in the Bronx. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Dental Patients Out Thousands After Offices Suddenly Shut Down

Dental patients are out thousands of dollars following the sudden shut down of two offices in Washington Heights and the Bronx. Now, they are calling for an investigation, and begging for their money back.

09/30/2014

Women gathered at the 14th Annual Gladys Ricart and Victims of Domestic Violence Memorial Walk/Brides’ March. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Parade Of Brides, Grooms March In Washington Heights To Raise Awareness For Domestic Violence

A parade of brides and a few grooms marched in Washington Heights to raise awareness to end domestic violence.

09/26/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in the attempted robbery of a livery cab driver in Washington Heights. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Tried To Rob Livery Cab Driver At Knifepoint In Washington Heights

Police were searching Tuesday night for a man who attempted to rob a livery cab driver, and got into a fight that left the driver injured, in Washington Heights earlier this month.

09/23/2014

The Cloisters in Fort Tryon Park. (Credit: CBS 2)

Toni On! New York: The Artifacts And Delights Of Washington Heights

WLNY TV 10/55’s Toni Senecal takes us on a trip to Washington Heights, with a look at the breathtaking medieval art at the Cloisters, a visit to the historic Morris Jumel Mansion, Dominican delights and fusion dining, and more.

09/20/2014

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

FILE -- Mayor Bill de Blasio (credit: Diana Robinson/Office of Mayor Bill de Blasio)

Mayor Bill De Blasio Denies NYPD Was Directed To Back Off In Bronx, Brooklyn

The New York Post reported Monday that cops in the 63rd and 69th precincts were ordered to ignore illegal liquor sales inside three Brooklyn junkyards where open-air parties were being thrown.

09/02/2014

The most odor complaints in city come from this building in Washington Heights. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Manhattan Residents Make A Stink About Smelly Borough

311 has logged more than 13,000 odor complaints about Manhattan over the last four years.

08/10/2014

This enormous hornet nest was found in a tree in Raoul Wallenberg Playground in Washington Heights on Wednesday, July 23. (Credit: CBS 2)

Huge Hornet Nest Found In Washington Heights Playground Tree

An enormous hornet nest was found in a tree surrounding a Washington Heights playground Wednesday, prompting a response from the NYPD.

07/23/2014

Police are looking for a man wanted in connection with a robbery and attempted rape that took place in Washington Heights. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops: Suspect Fled With Victim’s Cell Phone Following Failed Rape Attempt

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying and locating a man wanted in connection with an attempted rape and robbery in Washington Heights.

07/22/2014

Suspect wanted in alleged rape in Washington Heights. (credit: NYPD)

Police Arrest Nearly 7-Foot-Tall Suspect In Alleged Rape Of Washington Heights Woman

Jean Rodriguez, 23, of the Bronx is charged with rape, burglary, menacing, sexual abuse and criminal sexual act, police said.

07/18/2014

Suspect wanted in alleged rape in Washington Heights. (credit: NYPD)

NYPD: Nearly 7-Foot-Tall Man Sought In Washington Heights Rape

Police are looking for a very tall man who they said forced his way into a Washington Heights apartment and raped a 20-year-old woman.

07/16/2014

Classroom (file/credit: clipart.com)

Schools Get Green Light To Get Creative With Schedules, Teaching Methods

Dozens of New York City schools are getting to cut the bureaucratic red tape and try out new ideas for size in the coming school year.

07/07/2014

Yeshiva University

Report Finds Losses Of $1 Billion At Yeshiva University

Yeshiva University is reportedly $1 billion in the red, with $500 million in debts and another $500 million in losses with risky investments.

06/20/2014

Washington Heights Robbery Suspects

Police Seek 4 Young Women In String Of Washington Heights Robberies

Police on Thursday were asking the public to help them find four young women, in the robberies of four people in just one morning last month in Washington Heights.

06/19/2014

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