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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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July 1, 2015

Uptown Leads City in Illegal Fireworks Complaints, Data Shows

Inwood had the most complaints of any neighborhood.

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July 1, 2015

New Isham Park Water Fountains Not Working Following Construction Delays

After a more than year-long construction process, residents say the two fountains do not work.

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June 30, 2015

Uptown School Raising Money to Offer Free Summer Camp to Students

The Inwood Academy is hoping to raise $30,000 to provide a free camp for about 200 students.

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June 30, 2015

You Told Us: Should a 300-Person Restaurant and Bar Open on Dyckman St.?

The opening of Brendan Straw's new restaurant have some readers worried of the impact on the area.

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June 29, 2015

Inwood Bar Irish Eyes Closes After More Than Two Decades

The pub at 5008 Broadway closed on Monday after 22 years in business.

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June 29, 2015

35 People Indicted in Washington Heights Drug Busts, Officials Say

Those charged were part of two separate drug rings operating in the West 170s, officials said.

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June 29, 2015

Woman Punches 65-Year-Old Man for Complaining About Screaming Child

The pair got into a dispute over a screaming child, police said.

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June 29, 2015

Uptown Has Strong Job Growth But High Unemployment, Study Shows

While Washington Heights and Inwood have seen an influx of new jobs, not all residents have benefited.