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Pizza Delivery Boy Who Allegedly Raped Woman In Home Says He Was 'Horny'

Posted 10.01.2012 | New York

A 16-year-old pizza delivery boy was arrested on Saturday for raping a woman in her Upper West Side home with her 7-year-old daughter sleeping next to...

The Faithful Shopper: Gluten-Free Goodies

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 10.30.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

These days, gluten-free baked goods and pastas can't be distinguished from their wheat-based brethren. We've come a long way from the days of rice cakes and dried fake bread! Visit these bakeries, restaurants and shops and feast!

What I Realized When I Saw My Ex

Shannon Bradley-Colleary | Posted 10.22.2012 | Women
Shannon Bradley-Colleary

I realized in that moment that I still loved him. Not in a way that would threaten my marriage, just that I wanted the world for him. That he'd left a deep imprint on my life. That I'm a better person for having known him.

My Two Seconds With Marilyn

Joan Marans Dim | Posted 09.23.2012 | Home
Joan Marans Dim

My personal memory of Marilyn, far afield from Eunice Murray's terrible discovery, is splendid and dates back to the mid-1950s when I was barely a teenager and lived in the Belnord, the apartment building on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.

The Faithful Shopper: Top Trends in 2012

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 07.31.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Now that summer is unofficially here, keep track of all of these stores to experience the newest and greatest in New York City retail.

Superintendent From Hell To Pay $2 Million For Demanding Sex From Tenants

Posted 05.09.2012 | New York

A known sex offender who was hired as an Upper West Side building superintendent, along with the building's landlord and his son, have agreed to pay a...

WANTED: Cross-Dressing, Police Impersonating Thief

Posted 04.19.2012 | New York

Police are searching for a cross-dressing thief who allegedly impersonated as a police officer to rob a woman outside a Chase bank in the Upper West S...

You Are a Rock Star, Old Lady

Misha Lyuve | Posted 06.03.2012 | Home
Misha Lyuve

Thank you for allowing me to appreciate the efforts people around me make to live their lives and push their walkers; how those efforts vary in size and scope; how they are not always seen and, if seen, not always noticed and, if noticed, not always acknowledged.

Supreme Court Looking At NY Rent Control

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 03.05.2012 | New York

Do you still think it's totally unfair that that West Village dude pays $331.76 a month for that beautiful four-bedroom apartment? Well, it turns out ...

Husband Eyed In Murder Of Rich Wife

AP | By COLLEEN LONG | Posted 03.31.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Shele Covlin's body was found in the bathtub of her Manhattan apartment by her 9-year-old daughter on Dec. 31, 2009. Her young son was sti...

Mom Who Tossed Toddler Into N.Y. River Claims Insanity

AP | By JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 02.08.2012 | Crime

NEW YORK -- A mother who tossed her toddler into the Hudson River thought she'd heard a dog speaking to her and another voice telling her to jump in t...

Mike Sacks

NYC Landlord To Supreme Court: The Rent Is Too Damn Low

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Sacks | Posted 12.09.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A New York City landlord has taken his fight against the city's rent control laws up to the Supreme Court, where at least one justice ap...

The Faithful Shopper: Fall into Fitness

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 12.17.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

For fashionistas, October means that we only have a few more weeks to get into shape for those holiday parties! New York has any number of shops to equip you properly for your sport of choice.

Open For Business: Century 21

Stylelist/The Huffington Post | Erin Clements | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Downtown Manhattan denizens have been treated to Century 21’s deeply discounted designer merch for decades. But now the bargain basement has exp...

Red-Tailed Hawk Flies Into Upper West Side Apt. Building

AP | Posted 10.22.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- A red-tailed hawk caused quite a stir after flying through an open window of a five-story New York City apartment building. Tenant Joe Mo...

The Faithful Shopper: Back to School for the City Cool

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 10.15.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Tots adore Crocs' rainbow, plastic footwear, and the company has expanded the empire with tons of new styles, sneakers, and backpacks galore.

New York And Me

Alec Baldwin | Posted 10.11.2011 | New York
Alec Baldwin

Am I running for mayor? For any office? I'm not sure. But I think I appreciate, understand and care about New Yorkers, regardless of my career as an actor.

Sometimes a Bagel Is More Than Just Bread

Nora Zelevansky | Posted 08.23.2011 | New York
Nora Zelevansky

As H & H Bagels closes, for some it might seem like just another casualty of the recession. But for me and my peers, it's like losing a big chewy hunk of our history.

Tears For Schmears: H&H Bagels Is Closing

| Leslie Albrecht | Posted 08.22.2011 | New York

UPPER WEST SIDE -- Devastated Upper West Siders rushed to H&H Bagels to stock up on plain, sesame and poppy seed baked treats Tuesday as news of the l...

The Faithful Shopper: Gourmet Goodies

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 07.13.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

With summer nearly here, it's time to start planning our social lives -- whether you're hosting friends or you're the guest, nothing is more special than to offer your gourmet treat or bottle of wine.

Central Park: A Performance in Four Seasons (Spring)

Jack Schimmelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jack Schimmelman

Winter graciously bows and floats away from the northern hemisphere leaving the stage to Spring. This has not been an easy transition.

Upper West Side Apartment For $99 A Week

nypost.com | ANNIE KARNI | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's not an urban myth: an Upper West Side apartment that goes for $99 a week. Dorothy Williamson, 70, a retired computer-systems administrator fro...

Mayor Bloomberg Urges Columbia to Bring Back ROTC

| Jill Colvin | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- Mayor Michael Bloomberg called on Columbia University to reinstate its ROTC program after a 42-year absence on campus. Columbia, like ot...

Two Construction Workers Die In Elevator Fall

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Two ironworkers died Tuesday morning after they fell from a fifth floor through an open elevator shaft at a church construction site ...

Root Canal With Chopin

Howard Kissel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Howard Kissel

I have one more session of root canal. I have no fear, only an eagerness for more musical discovery.