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Manhattan Robberies

Cops: Man Holds Up 4 Manhattan Businesses In One Day

Police on Monday said a man used the tactics of a bank robber to hold up not only an actual bank, but also stores and restaurants, from Midtown to the Financial District during one day last week.

03/11/2013

Sidewalk cafe

Community Board: West Village Cafés Are Offering Sidewalk Dining Illegally

Members of Manhattan Community Board 2 on Sunday were frustrated at city officials’ lack of answers as to why several West Village sidewalk cafés have been allowed to operate illegally.

03/10/2013

Cupcakes on display at the Magnolia Bakery. (Photo/Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Magnolia Bakery On Bleecker Street Back In Business After Being Shut Down Due To Mice

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene inspected the Magnolia Bakery, at 401 Bleecker St. in the West Village, and reported five critical violations.

02/16/2013

West Village armed robbery suspect (Credit: NYPD)

Man Wanted For Trying To Rob Woman At Gunpoint Inside West Village Apt. Building

A man followed a woman up to her apartment located near Thompson Street and West Houston Street on Monday, pulled out a handgun and demanded money from her, police said.

01/23/2013

Bailey-Holt House on Christopher Street in Manhattan (file / credit: Google Maps)

HIV, AIDS Patients To Start Moving Back Into West Village Residence After Sandy

Dozens of HIV and AIDS patients who were forced from their West Village home because of superstorm Sandy will start moving back in this week.

01/22/2013

The Collector Of Bedford Street

Report: Larry Selman, ‘The Collector Of Bedford Street,’ Dies At 70

A West Village fundraiser and neighborhood activist whose work was showcased in an Academy Award-winning documentary has died, according to a published report.

01/21/2013

(credit: Yelp!)

Bleecker Street Records In The Village May Soon Close Due To Rent Hike

Bleecker Street Records in the West Village is well-known its selection of vinyl, CDs posters and other items – but the store may soon be but a memory.

01/16/2013

Kevin McCarron (credit: Facebook)

Massachusetts Man Critically Injured In Savage Beating In The Village

A Massachusetts man remains in critical condition after being beaten by a group of people in the Village early Monday morning.

01/16/2013

Morgan Gliedman and Aaron Greene (credit: CBS 2)

Bail Granted To Woman In West Village Explosives Case

Morgan Gliedman, the pale pony-tailed new mom with a heroin habit was arraigned on a weapons possession charge and released on bail Tuesday.

01/08/2013

Houston Hall, a new bar set to open the weekend of Dec. 8 at 222 W. Houston St., seen on Oct. 14. (Credit: Adam Harrington/CBS)

New Bar To Open Under Old-Fashioned Sign In West Village

The new Houston Hall is set to open this coming Friday in a former garage at 222 W. Houston St.

12/03/2012

Window Blown In West Village

Storefronts In The Dark, Damage On The Streets In The West Village

Streets were almost as crowded with traffic and people as any other day in the West Village Tuesday afternoon, but power was out virtually everything was closed.

CBS New York–10/30/2012

(credit: Siobhan Wallace/BlondieandBrownie.com)

Twitter User Wins Contest To Find Ice Cream Shop’s Second Planned Location

The suspense has ended about Big Gay Ice Cream’s site for its second shop, after the company confirmed that a Twitter user found and photographed the correct vacant West Village storefront.

CBS New York–10/24/2012

A police car is seen in Times Square - New York, NY - May 26, 2004 - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Report: Bouncer Captures Suspect After West Village Robbery

A bouncer working security in a West Village bar was credited in a published report with capturing a man who allegedly had just mugged a woman early Saturday.

CBS New York–10/20/2012

Holland Tunnel Landscaping

Neighbors Question Plan To Beautify Traffic Islands Near Holland Tunnel

A cup of coffee and the morning paper right beside traffic gridlock? It is indeed all part of a plan to socialize and beautify traffic islands near the Holland Tunnel.

CBS 2–10/10/2012

(credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Wanted In Subway Stabbing Attack

It happened inside the subway station at 14th Street and 7th Avenue just after 6 p.m. Saturday. Police said the suspect stabbed a 28-year-old multiple times and then fled.

10/08/2012

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