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Garry Kasparov To Upper West Side

The New York Observer | Chloe Malle | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Chess champion Garry Kasparov who has retired from chess, and taken up politics in its stead as a fierce critic of Vladimir Putin recently bought a $3...

BREAKING: Upper West Side Shooting Leaves Four Dead

AP | TOM HAYS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A rampaging gunman killed an elderly man, his son-in-law and grandson in their apartment Thursday, then fell off a fire escape to his...

DWI Murderer Carmen Huertas Contemplates Suicide; Victim's Father Lenny Rosado Would Rather Her Rot In Jail

but victim's dad says that's not enough | Katie Nelson, Matthew Lysiak and Larry Mcshane | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The despondent driver blamed in the DWI death of an 11-year-old girl wants to kill herself - a fate the victim's dad says is far too good for her. ...

Water Main Break Disrupts Subway Service And Leaves Hundreds On Upper West Side Without Running Water

ny1.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A 12-inch, 120-year-old water main broke around midnight between 105th and 106th Streets and Central Park West, quickly flooding into the subways. The...

Bait a Geek, Beta Style: The New Apple Store Takes a Bite Out of the Upper West Side

Doree Lewak | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Doree Lewak

The fourth NYC Apple retail store is launching this weekend, this time on the UWS, raising the unavoidable question: has anyone actually gotten laid from the launch of an Apple store?

Artie's, Upper West Side Jewish Deli, Has New Owners

Crain's New York Business | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Artie's, the 10-year-old Upper West Side deli known for its overstuffed pastrami sandwiches, has been sold to an investor who plans to open more of th...

Jim Carroll Dead: 'Basketball Diaries' Author, Poet, Punk Rocker Dies

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Jim Carroll, the poet and punk rocker who wrote "The Basketball Diaries," died Friday. He was 60. He died from a heart attack at his...

Apple Store To Open On Upper West Side

New York Daily News | News Wire Services | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Despite a sour economy and a strong retail presence already in New York, Apple is preparing to make its mark in another city neighborhood: the upper W...

Saving Small Businesses, The Brooklyn Way

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

Bob Zuckerman does not want to wait for the economic stimulus package to drip down to Brooklyn's quickly emptying storefronts.

Duane Reade Rebrands. New Yorkers Rejoice.

Val Brown | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Val Brown

Personalized service at the pharmacy is one area where they can really differentiate.

The Greek Coffee Shop (Diner) of Our Dreams?

Ed Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Ed Levine

My dream diner starts with milkshakes, malts and floats.

Subway Station Sights And Sounds To Undergo Redesign

New York Times | MICHAEL M. GRYNBAUM | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Starting next year, the city's subterranean soundtrack -- a familiar overture of clanks, screeches, groans and beeps -- is poised to add a few noises ...

Food Fight At P.S. 9: Mother's Battle Against Junk Food Gets Extreme

New York Times | SUSAN DOMINUS | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MeMe Roth, a publicist and an Upper West Side mother of two, is getting really, really mad -- "and I do not mean angry," she clarified. "I mean mad, l...

Daddy Diaries: Confessions of a Stay-At-Home Anchorman

Rob Morrison | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rob Morrison

Aside from the fact that my wife was robbed, our son's birthday party was perfect. Just in case you've never experienced a kids party in NYC, let me explain a few things.

Tevye's Descendant to Sing "If I Were A Gay Man" on Broadway

Emily Bracken | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Emily Bracken

"If I Were A Gay Man" lyrics from a Fiddler on the Roof spinoff. The story follows Tevye's great-great-great granddaughter, Rachel, a single Jewish woman in her 30's who lives on Manhattan's Upper West Side.

Is Salami and Eggs Better Than Sex?

Robert Rosenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Robert Rosenthal

Is Salami and Eggs better than sex? No. But it's a damn good second place. Decide for yourself at Salumeria Rosi.

Daddy Diaries: Confessions of a Stay-At-Home Anchorman

Rob Morrison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Rob Morrison

In my limited experience as a stay-at-home dad, I've noticed that parents will pay big for just about any kind of recreational activity. Running, jumping, and playing are all red-hot commodities.

Willie Geist Campaigns For McCain On The Upper West Side, Rejected By New Yorkers (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

"Morning Joe" co-host Willie Geist set out to find McCain supporters on New York's famously liberal Upper West Side, putting on a McCain-Palin t-shirt...

Painting Found In Trash Could Go For $1M

Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

A painting stolen 20 years ago was found lying in trash along a street, and now it could fetch up to $1 million at auction. Elizabeth Gibson didn't k...