Lindsay Armstrong

Reporter/Producer @lindsay_anne81

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, 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 17, 2015

Once-Crumbling Inwood Building Welcomes Back Tenants After $22M Renovation

A building at 552 Academy St. was evacuated in 2011 because of dangerous conditions at the site.

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April 16, 2015

Sunbathing Seal Takes Up Residency on Inwood Dock

The seal, which was first spotted on Monday, has been showing up on a dock near Columbia's boathouse.

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April 16, 2015

Uptown Play Features 'Feminist Epic Journey' Through Post-Apocalyptic NYC

UP Theater Company will present its new play,  " Epic Poetry," later this month.

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April 15, 2015

Vandals 'Desecrate' Fort Tryon Park Pathway With Graffiti

A path in the park's Alpine Garden was tagged with messages in white spray paint.

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April 14, 2015

Seal Spotted Splashing and Sunbathing Near Inwood Hill Park

The seal frolicked in the water before hopping onto a Columbia University rowing dock.

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April 13, 2015

Washington Heights Apartment Fire Injures 2, FDNY Says

The blaze started on the fourth floor of a West 177th Street building Monday morning, the FDNY said.

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April 10, 2015

Upscale Restaurant Serving Puerto Rican Cuisine to Replace Uptown Social

This will be the fourth location of Don Coqui in the New York area.

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April 10, 2015

School Upgrades and Community Garden Among Proposed Projects for Funding

Uptown residents can vote on which of 12 projects should get $1 million from City Councilman.