Project by: urbangreen Location: Upper West Side, Manhattan, New York The challenge was to design and handcraft bedroom furniture for 3 young children with an extra guest bed. The 17'x 14' room, in the Upper West Side, had to also offer bedroom storage and two desks, thereby creating a well designed, functional, beautiful space. READ MORE »
An Upper West Side coop is suing the operators of a rooftop bar — again — for driving them nuts with noise and smoke until all hours of the morning, according to court papers filed Friday.
We've read this story before: An Upper West Side Jewish family, despite its social anxiety and ambivalence, comes together to engage in witty repartee about the downfall of modern society. And that's the point: Brian Morton’s characters are brutally postmodern in their belief that no creative endeavor can or ever will be original. Show More Summary
Two Upper West side artists think New York women should try wearing face masks, also known as “niqab.” Their names are Saks Afridi and Quinza Najm. They are calling upon women to don black face masks and take a “selfie.” The political...Show More Summary
The hijab is hot! That’s the message two Upper West Side artists want to spread by encouraging women to put on the veil and snap a selfie.
An FDNY lieutenant who died this summer battling a blaze in Brooklyn was remembered on Wednesday during a somber tribute at the Firemen’s Monument on the Upper West Side.
Residents on New York City’s Upper West Side attempted to prevent a wine bar from serving alcohol in its outdoor seating area because too many “internet people” go there for dates after meeting online. Riposo 72 in Manhattan sparked controversy at a community board meeting (well, to the extent that those kinds of meetings can [...]
There is no doubt when it comes to Specht Harpman‘s architectural talent and hard work. Homes like this light-filled Upper West Side apartment or the New Canaan Residence developed by Specht Harpman in Connecticut stay with us thanks to their elegance, simplicity and charm. Show More Summary
During a recent fundraising swing in New York City, Sen. Mark Pryor (D-Ark.), who is locked in a fierce reelection fight against Republican Rep. Tom Cotton, squeezed into his schedule a Sunday evening event at the Upper West Side home of a hedge fund manager named John Petry. Show More Summary
Fruit syrups; helping schoolchildren; a new cafe and bakery on the Upper West Side; how to make schmaltz; a guide to nuts and seeds; a tequila from George Clooney and friends.
An Upper West Side landlord is trying to evict a tenant who he claims has been renting out various rooms in her duplex on AirBNB for the last couple years. [ more › ]
Project by: Specht Harpman Architects Location: New York City, New York From the designers: Located at the top of a six-story brownstone on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, this apartment had a tiny footprint – just 425 square feet—over three different levels. Show More Summary
Saturday afternoon, I drove down to the city to see the reunited Afghan Whigs play the Beacon Theater on the Upper West Side. I saw them years and years ago in DC, around 1996 or so on the tour for Black Love, and that was a great show. They’ve always been one of my favorite…
You know what really gets my goat? Youths. Especially youths who can suspend their cynicism long enough to search for love on the Internet.
A group of Upper West Side residents recently attempted to ban a restaurant from serving wine in their outdoor seating area, because, and we quote, they "don't want children walking near 'internet people' meeting."
The Upper West Side will not suffer the scourge of "Internet people." At a community board meeting, locals wanted to deny a nearby wine bar its right to serve alcohol outdoors because it's become a popular spot for online daters. Read more...
Residents of one New York City neighborhood are fighting a proposed outdoor wine door because they’re concerned the café attracts Internet daters. Riposo 72 had its 16-seat sidewalk café approved in August, but DNAinfo New York reported some of the eatery’s Upper West Side neighbors want to block a...
The old folks of New York City’s Upper West Side are beyond pissed that people who met using online dating services — one concerned neighbor is calling them "internet people" — are ruining their neighborhood. Wasn't You've Got Mail shot on the Upper West Side? Read more...
Pancakes. This week, celebs in town for the Saturday Night Live premiere and the New York Film Festival partied on the Upper West Side, while New York's elite feted the Rainbow Room reboot. Farther downtown, Jake Gyllenhaal read scripts...Show More Summary
Mayor de Blasio and his family have finally settled into their West Elm-sponsored home on the Upper East Side, which has left the family's three-story, three-bedroom Park Slope home vacant for the last couple months. But as Milton Berle once said, if opportunity doesn't know, build a door. Show More Summary