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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January 30, 2015

Healthy Washington Heights Eatery Pick and Eat Expanding to Inwood

The restaurant will open a second outpost on 207th Street this April, owner Alex Peralta said.

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January 29, 2015

Police Investigating Death of 5-Month-Old Boy in Washington Heights

The child was found unconscious in his West 180th Street apartment, the NYPD said.

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January 29, 2015

More Uptown Families Hit by Housing Scammers, Police Say

Police are looking for suspects in two housing scams that affected more than a dozen Uptown families.

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January 27, 2015

Dominican and Haitian Artists Collaborate for Exhibit on Shared History

"La Lucha: Quisqueya and Haiti" will explore the complicated relationship between the two groups.

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January 27, 2015

Inwood Fire Rips Through 2 Apartments, FDNY Says

A fire broke out inside 31 Park Terrace West, officials said.

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January 22, 2015

Fundraising Campaign Launched for Victims of Inwood Housing Scam

The campaign is seeking to raise $9,000 to help families defrauded by a fake leasing agent.

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January 21, 2015

VIDEO: Thieves Rob Inwood Deli and Chinese Restaurant at Gunpoint

The robberies happened within blocks of each other on back-to-back days, police said.

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January 20, 2015

Washington Heights Fire Leaves Dozens Homeless

Residents of 501 W. 179th St. can't return to the building until the roof is repaired.