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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 31, 2015

14 Things to Do in Manhattan Neighborhoods This Weekend

Sleep under a giant whale, take in free Shakespeare and linger at the Whitney after hours this weekend.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

July 29, 2015

Inwood Deli Targeted by Thief for Second Time This Year, Owner Says

The owner of Titem Deli on 207th Street said he disrupted a burglary in progress on Wednesday morning.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

July 29, 2015

Rusty Mackerel Owners Reopen Restaurant as Comfort Food Spot

Bistro 209 opened last month in the space once occupied by Rusty Mackerel.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

July 29, 2015

VIDEO: Owner of Coogan's Restaurant Fends Off Attack From Homeless Man

Peter Walsh was attacked in front of Coogan's Restaurant on July 23, video shows.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

July 28, 2015

Healthy Caribbean Food Spot Pick and Eat Opens in Inwood

The popular Washington Heights restaurant has a new outpost on West 207th Street.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

July 28, 2015

You Told Us: What Do You Think of Plans to Redevelop the Coliseum Theater?

BLDG Management is seeking a developer to convert the 95-year-old theater into a shopping center.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

July 27, 2015

Washington Heights' First Hotel Set to Open Next Month

The owner of Hotel Cliff on West 181st Street hopes to open in early August.

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July 27, 2015

'Depressing' Hudson Heights Playground Needs Immediate Repairs, Locals Say

An Uptown playground that's slated for a redesign needs more immediate improvements, parents say.