Mimi Vang Olsen Pet Portraits: NYC Artist Immortalizes Cherished Cats and DogsAt her West Village storefront studio, Mimi Vang Olsen paints portraits of dogs, cats, and the occasional guinea pig.
West Village Residents Startled By Rare Raccoon SightingOne Manhattan neighborhood is on edge after a close encounter. It was just after 10 p.m. on Wednesday night when West Village residents out walking their dogs saw something very unusual.
Living Large: Surprises Inside And Out On St. Luke's PlaceA tiny street in the West Village is home to an 1800s townhouse that has been transformed into a modern marvel.
5 New Restaurants To Check Out In New York City's West Village NeighborhoodFrom French bistros to an Eastern European cafe, read on for a list of the newest destinations to debut in this part of New York City.
Vandal Smashes 30 LinkNYC Screens At Wi-Fi Kiosks Across CityPolice said 30 kiosks have been vandalized since last week. Most of the damage was in the West Village and Chelsea.
'Friends' Star Visits West Village Apartment Building Used As Backdrop In ShowNearly 15 years after “Friends” went off the air, one cast member took a walk down memory lane.
Woman Punched, Sexually Assaulted Inside West Village Stairwell, Police SayPolice said the suspect grabbed the victim as they passed each other in the stairwell. When the woman screamed for help, the man allegedly punched her in the face, shoved her against the wall and groped her.
NYC Hardware Store Still Thriving 135 Years LaterA family-run hardware store was in business before the Manhattan Bridge and both the Chrysler and Empire State buildings were constructed. Somehow, they may have even helped build them.
Artist Turns NYC's Oldest Hardware Store Into Fashion ShowThe city will soon be a buzz with the latest designer looks, since Fashion Week kicks off on Thursday. But one Brooklyn designer already got a head start.
'Schwinn Graveyard': Derelict Bikes Linger On NYC StreetsThere are so many that the city has actually created an agency to remove them. 
Backlash Against Bicycles Grows After Shards Of Glass Found On New Lanes In The VillageBicycle riders in parts of Manhattan have to watch out for more than trucks and taxis.