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An artist rendering of the changes being made on West End Avenue (credit: NYC Department of Transportation)

With Eye On Pedestrian Safety, City Redesigning Stretch Of West End Avenue

A complete redesign of West End from West 72nd to West 106th streets has been fast-tracked by city transportation officials.

08/12/2014

A surveillance image of two suspects in a home invasion and attack on a man and woman on the Upper West Side. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Release Surveillance Photos In UWS Home Invasion, Attack

Police on Tuesday released surveillance photos of two suspects who allegedly stormed into an apartment on the Upper West Side and attacked the man and woman who were inside.

07/15/2014

72nd Street Bees

Police Called To Remove Large Swarm Of Bees On West 72nd Street

Police officers and beekeepers were dispatched to a block of West 72nd Street Monday afternoon, after a large swarm of bees took over a tree.

05/26/2014

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

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

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

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

UWS Fire

3 Injured When Fire Sweeps Through UWS Apartment Building

An extra-alarm fire ripped through an apartment building on the Upper West Side Monday evening, leaving three people injured.

12/02/2013

Upper West Side residents call construction noise a nightmare (CBS 2)

Upper West Side Residents Call Construction Noise A ‘Nightmare’

New York may be the city that never sleeps, but on Monday night, some West Side residents said construction workers on their block need to take a break and give them some peace and quiet.

08/26/2013

New York City Republican Mayoral Candidate Joseph Lhota (file / credit: Joe Lhota for Mayor)

Eye On Politics: Lhota Wants To Continue Legacies Of Giuliani, Bloomberg

New York City Republican mayoral hopeful Joseph Lhota said that everything great that has happened over the past 20 years is quite fragile and he said this election is going to have consequences.

06/20/2013

(credit: Orlando Sierra/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: 1,500 Pounds Of Pineapples Fall On Jersey City Warehouse Worker

A warehouse worker in Jersey City was hospitalized Wednesday after 1,500 pounds of pineapples came crashing down on top of him, according to a published report.

05/22/2013

Perth Amboy Fire Damage

Residents Take Stock Of Devastation After Perth Amboy Fire

Nearly a dozen families woke up without a home on the day before Easter, after a raging fire gutted several Perth Amboy buildings.

03/30/2013