Newly appointed City Council member Helen Rosenthal brought city officials directly to the people on Wednesday night.
upper west side
College of Dental Medicine student Jiwon Lee was reported missing Wednesday night. Lee is described as a 29-year-old female, 5-foot-2, 120-pounds, with black hair and black eyes, and was last seen near her residence at 220 West 98th St. at 8:30 p.m. on April 1.
Better signage and longer pedestrian signals have been implemented at the 97th Street and West End Avenue intersection after District 6 City Council member Helen Rosental met with Department of Transportation officials.
The community center’s rent has been raised $10,000 and are rallying community support.
The neighborhoods surrounding Columbia—the four neighborhoods Spectator covers—are home to their own rich histories, diverse residents, and local controversies.
Former and current residents of the Frederick Douglass Houses celebrated the housing complex's legacy and called on the New York City Housing Authority to restore the houses to their heyday.
For a different sort of culinary experience, head to Baconery, where the salty flavors of bacon are melded with sweeter toppings.
This week, Weekend checks out the top spots in our own backyard.
The first four candidates to declare in the primary race have all raised more than $100,000. Democratic district leader Marc Landis is considered by some to be the frontrunner.
For their residents, the shelters are a place to stay while they get back on their feet. But to local politicians and some neighborhood residents, the new shelters are an undue burden on the community.
Jul 24, 3:28pm
University President Lee Bollinger announced on Thursday that Suzanne Goldberg will serve as the special advisor to the president on sexual assault prevention and response. You can read our story... Read More
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