The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel is Amazon Studios's latest TV hit - and for good reason. It stars Rachel Brosnahan in a breakout role as Midge, an Upper West Side housewife whose husband cheats on her, which inadvertently launches her stand-up comedy career... Show More Summary
This interview with Philip Roth is fine enough, but this piece of information should cheer up everyone: But mostly now Roth leads the quiet life of an Upper West Side retiree. (His house in Connecticut, where he used to seclude himself for extended bouts of writing, he now uses only in the summer.) He sees […]
Tuesday: A tropical bubble on the Upper West Side, Broadway week, and the anniversary of Roe v. Wade.
Two cops responding to a highway accident on the Upper West Side were injured when a drunk livery cab driver slammed into their vehicle.
‘Soon By You’ follows six singles navigating the religious dating scene of New York’s Upper West Side. But you don't have to be Orthodox, let alone Jewish, to enjoy the show.
Name: Alana and Kristopher Location: Upper West Side — New York City, NY Size: 750 square feet Years lived in: 3 years, renting Successfully pulling together a space that is a minimalist sanctuary, but also interesting (and one that still feels decorated), is surprisingly hard to do. Show More Summary
The entrepreneur sleeps in, goes to yoga, sits under a tree, steams, and always has dinner with his family on the Upper West Side, where he grew up.
A few weeks ago, the office of Council Member Helen Rosenthal of New York's 6th District published the results of a business survey conducted on the Upper West Side that showed, among other things, that some 12% of retail store fronts...Show More Summary
CHICKS DIG BAD BOYS: Women are still lining up to meet Charlie Rose. What, me worry? Charlie Rose seems more like Alfred E. Newman at dinner with a beautiful woman on the Upper West Side, where he was besieged by other women lining up for selfies. Spies said the disgraced ex-host of “CBS This Morning” […]
A wealthy businessman who triggered a gas explosion in his Upper West Side brownstone will spend Christmas behind bars.
Robert Wilmers, the nation's most successful community banker, passed away over the weekend at his Upper West Side home. He was 83. No cause was given for his death, which was described as... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Upper West Side arthouse institution, which opened in 1981 will close when its lease is up in January. Building owners plan to keep it a cinema but whether the Lincoln Plaza programmers will remain involve remains to be seen. Continue reading…
The theater on the Upper West Side, operated by Daniel and Toby Talbot, has served as a springboard for foreign and independent films for more than 30 years.
An innocent bystander was grazed by a bullet while walking on the Upper West Side Friday, police said.
Golden Globe winner Michael C. Hall, six-time Emmy-nominated star of “Six Feet Under” and “Dexter,” has purchased a second New York City apartment, according to property records first sussed out by the NY Post, shelling out $4.3 million for a freshly renovated “classic six” co-operative at the iconic, Emery Roth-designed Eldorado building on Central Park […]
On Nov. 27 Extell Development Co., one of the city’s more prolific developers, unveiled plans for what would be the tallest tower on the Upper West Side: a 775-foot residential spire on West... To view the full story, click the title link.
Apartments can be memory palaces, as the opening of this episode makes clear via a spin through five years in Midge Maisel’s former Upper West Side pad. From the first box of newlywed Chinese takeout enjoyed on the floor to the last box hauled down to the basement, Midge lived ... More »
Ben Affleck and Lindsay Shookus are shacking up, according to a new report! The 45-year-old Justice League actor and the 37-year-old TV producer are sharing an Upper West Side apartment which Ben stays in when he’s in town, a source tells People. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Ben Affleck The apartment reportedly includes [...]
Like the Upper West Side housewife turned aspiring comedian she plays in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Rachel Brosnahan thinks quickly and talks just as fast. Brosnahan came to the Amazon series, the latest from Gilmore Girls creator Amy Sherman-Palladino, after stints on House of Cards and Manhattan, with little experience ... More »
Sexism and empowerment are the main themes throughout “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” a ’50s-era comedy drama about one woman’s metamorphosis from pampered Upper West Side housewife to raunchy stand-up comedian in bohemian New York City. We know the setting well now thanks to “Mad Men” and every other...