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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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May 22, 2015

NYPD Precincts Organize Funeral for Crossing Guard Who Served for 45 Years

The 34th and 33rd Precincts raised money to have a proper funeral for Peggy Cain, who had no family.

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May 20, 2015

Graphic Video Showing Bikers Beating SUV Driver Released at Trial

In the video, a group of bikers drags Alexian Lien from his SUV and pummels him with helmets and fists.

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May 19, 2015

Uptown Nightclub Shuttered Days After Man Was Fatally Shot Outside

Tette Club was shut down five days after a man was killed in a shooting in front of the venue.

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May 19, 2015

Liquor License OK'd for Washington Hts. Club Where Officers Were Assaulted

The 34th Precinct police declined to object to the nightclub's liquor license renewal.

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May 19, 2015

Uptown Fashion Blogger on How to Rock Spring's Trends in Plus Sizes

Sarah Chiwaya is the founder of Curvily, a plus size fashion blog featuring Uptown sights.

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May 18, 2015

Colorful New Murals Unveiled at 191st Street Tunnel

The project features pieces by well-known street artists Queen Andrea and Cope2.

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May 18, 2015

Illegal Gas Hookups in Uptown Buildings Were 'Time Bomb,' Councilman Says

Con Ed recently shut off gas at eight buildings owned by Alma Realty due to illegal hookups. 

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May 15, 2015

11-Year-Old Hoping for Life-Saving Bone Marrow Match in Washington Heights

The New York Blood Center will host a bone marrow drive in Washington Heights for Jeralene Ares, 11.