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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March 4, 2015

Loss of Parking in High Bridge Plan Will Hurt the Working Class, Locals Say

The DOT wants to increase pedestrian and cyclist access to the High Bridge, which will reopen in July.

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March 3, 2015

'Badly Decomposed' Man Found on GWB Underpass, Police Say

Police officers found the unidentified man dead near the George Washington Bridge on Tuesday afternoon.

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March 3, 2015

2 Pedestrians Struck in Separate Incidents on Inwood Street, Police Say

The collisions happened within 30 minutes of each other on West 207th Street, police said.

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March 2, 2015

2 Men Arrested for Drive-By Shooting in Washington Heights, Police Say

Joshua Monsanto, 21, and Hugo Rodriguez, 19, were arrested early Saturday morning, the NYPD said.

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March 2, 2015

Inwood Cupcake Shop Getting Reality TV Makeover With Help from 'The Profit'

Tonnie's Minis will be featured on the show, which aims to transform struggling small businesses. 

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February 27, 2015

Unlocked Doors Lead to Spike in Burglaries Uptown, Police Say

While major crime is down, burglaries have increased by nearly 80 percent compared to last year.

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February 26, 2015

Man Arrested for Inwood Shooting and Attempted Robbery, Police Say

Christopher Nieves was arrested in connection with the Feb. 17 shooting on Audubon Ave., police said.

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February 25, 2015

540-Person Inwood Nightclub Rejected by Community Board

Cairo, at 400 W. 202nd St., would open on a corridor that currently counts five similar nightclubs.