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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October 31, 2014

6 Things to Do Uptown This Weekend

Check out these events happening above 155th Street this weekend.

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October 31, 2014

Ex-Con Arrested for Late-Night Cellphone Robbery in Inwood, Police Say

An Inwood man was robbed Thursday in the vestibule of his Broadway apartment building.

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October 31, 2014

Upper Manhattan Sees Spike in Major Crime Incidents, Police Say

Police said that the increase is largely due to an increase in grand larcenies.

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October 30, 2014

Nonprofit Groups Say They're Being Priced Out of Ft. Washington Ave. Armory

The city-owned building is demanding higher fees from youth groups and others, they say.

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October 30, 2014

Elaborate Bras Up For Auction at Annual Breast Cancer Fundraiser

Proceeds from the bra auction will go toward breast cancer research.

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October 28, 2014

Uptown Bar Known for Arts and LGBT Events Shutters

The Red Room Lounge closed this week due to financial troubles, the owner said.

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October 27, 2014

Campaign Aims to Create Memorial Scholarship in Inwood Teacher's Name

Amy Sims was a teacher at the City College Academy of the Arts before her sudden death in June 2013.

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October 27, 2014

2 Men Beaten and Robbed in 191st Street Tunnel After Lights Added

Both men were punched in the face before the suspects took their cellphones and fled, police said.