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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September 19, 2014

WaHi Health Clinic Relocates to 5K-Square-Foot Site to Serve More Patients

The Community League Health Center relocated to a 5,500-square-foot space on 157th Street.

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September 18, 2014

Police Searching for Pepper Spray Mugger in Uptown Park Attacks

The suspect sprayed and robbed a woman and teen boy in separate park attacks, police said. 

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September 17, 2014

Filmmaker Raising Cash for 'Romeo and Juliet' Tale in Washington Heights

Ian Jackson hopes to raise $25K through Indiegogo for his short film, "Mari en Marana."

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September 17, 2014

Spoken Word Group Bringing Poetry Slams to Washington Heights

The group Word at 4F will host bi-monthly slams at local lounge Apt. 78.

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September 16, 2014

Inwood Post Office Set to Be Renamed in Honor of Fallen Solider

The post office at 90 Vermilyea Ave. will be named after Corporal Juan Alcantara.

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September 16, 2014

United Palace Theater to Host Classical Music Series with Hip-Hop Flair

The series will include "The Hip Hop Nutcracker of Washington Heights."

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September 15, 2014

Popular Inwood Wine Bar Expanding Into Larger Space Across the Street

Beans and Vines will open a new location on Broadway with nearly triple its current space. 

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September 15, 2014

Bilingual Yoga Classes Coming to Inwood Studio

Bread and Yoga is offering classes that mix English and Spanish as a way to appeal to new participants.