Lindsay Armstrong

Reporter/Producer @lindsay_anne81 larmstrong@dnainfo.com

Lindsay Armstrong is a reporter/producer covering Washington Heights and Inwood.

She joined DNAinfo New York after graduating from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, where she focused on urban reporting. While in school, Lindsay spent months investigating dilapidated apartment buildings in the Bronx and the role of court-appointed lawyers in foreclosure cases, which earned her a cover story at the Riverdale Press.

Her work has also been featured at NY1, MetroFocus, Babble.com and in the New York Daily News.

Before transitioning into journalism, Lindsay spent several years teaching middle school English in Washington Heights and the Bronx as a New York City Teaching Fellow. She is especially interested in reporting on education and youth issues.

In addition to her role at DNAinfo, Lindsay serves as a multimedia fellow for Baruch College’s undergraduate journalism department.

Fun Fact: Lindsay has traveled to several countries, including Australia, where she spent two weeks living in a tent with a baby kangaroo.

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November 21, 2014

New Book Charts Washington Heights' Transformation Since Great Depression

Author Robert Snyder will read from "Crossing Broadway" at Coogan's on Sunday.

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November 21, 2014

Longtime Inwood Garage Jacking Up Parking Prices by $125 a Month

Customers said they had only a few weeks to find alternative parking arrangements.

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November 20, 2014

Livery Cabdriver Shot in Possible Robbery Attempt Uptown, Police Say

The victim, 30, was shot in the stomach and chest outside the Rangel Houses, police said. 

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November 19, 2014

Inwood Bar With History of Noise Complaints Reneges on Soundproofing Plan

Cavala Cafe's owner indicated at a State Liquour Authority hearing that he would soundproof the space.

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November 17, 2014

Hundreds Remember Uptown Baker Whose Generosity Knew No Bounds

Renee Mancino, of Carrot Top Pastries, died on Nov. 14 in an apparent suicide.

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November 17, 2014

La Pinata Mexican Grill to Reopen in New Spot Uptown

The Mexican restaurant shuttered its Inwood storefront in July and will reopen on 181st St. in February.

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November 13, 2014

Friends and Family Mourn Bakery Owner Who Killed Herself at WaHi Shop

Loved ones said Renee Mancino complained recently about the emotional impact of new medication.

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November 12, 2014

Comedy Series About Uptown Cabbie Wins Spot on Streaming Site

"Yo Taxi" follows the adventures of Pedro, a New York City cabdriver.