upper west side

Thu, May 1, 2014, 2:51am

Newly appointed City Council member Helen Rosenthal brought city officials directly to the people on Wednesday night.

Fri, Apr 4, 2014, 10:06pm

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.

Mon, Jan 27, 2014, 1:49am

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.

Tue, Dec 3, 2013, 2:37am

The community center’s rent has been raised $10,000 and are rallying community support.

Tue, Aug 27, 2013, 7:53pm

The neighborhoods surrounding Columbia—the four neighborhoods Spectator covers—are home to their own rich histories, diverse residents, and local controversies.

Wed, Jan 30, 2013, 2:46am

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.

Tue, Dec 4, 2012, 1:41am

For a different sort of culinary experience, head to Baconery, where the salty flavors of bacon are melded with sweeter toppings.

Fri, Oct 5, 2012, 5:41am

This week, Weekend checks out the top spots in our own backyard.

Thu, Sep 6, 2012, 1:25am

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.

Thu, Sep 6, 2012, 1:17am

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.