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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April 1, 2015

Woman Struck by Casino Shuttle Bus at Inwood Intersection, Officials Say

The victim was struck by the bus while crossing Broadway at 204th Street, officials said.

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April 1, 2015

Winner of Pageant for Disabled Women Raising Money for National Competition

Katherine Ureña won the New York Miss Amazing pageant and hopes to compete in the national event in L.A.

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March 30, 2015

Councilman Donates $30K from OWS Arrest Settlement to Legal Advocacy Group

The money came from a settlement with the city over Ydanis Rodriguez's Occupy Wall Street arrest.

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March 30, 2015

2 Men Arrested for Uptown Laundry Room Burglaries, Police Say

Police said a pattern of burglaries involving laundry room vending machines has occurred Uptown.

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March 30, 2015

Mural Honors Inwood Man Shot and Killed by Police

The mural on Post Avenue is steps from where John Collado was shot by an undercover officer.

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March 30, 2015

City Pays Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez $30K in OWS Arrest Lawsuit Settlement

The Uptown politican sued the city claiming he was beaten by police in the clearing of Zuccotti Park.

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March 27, 2015

3 Uptown Events Happening This Weekend

Listen to a National Poetry Slam champion, learn to long jump or see excerpts from three new plays.

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March 26, 2015

Man Shot and Another Beaten Outside Washington Heights Nightclub: Police

A 22-year-old man was shot outside of Mia Sushi and Steakhouse on St. Nicholas Avenue, police said.