Barbara Adler

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Book Culture Taking Over Olde Good Things Space on Columbus Avenue

The bookstore recently dismissed five employees for voting in favor of joining a union.

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Ousted Columbus Avenue Crafts Fair Gets Approval to Return

The crafts fair was given approval by a CB7 committee to stay for four weekends a year. 

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New Taste of the Upper West Side to Feature More Than 80 Local Restaurants

The seventh-annual food festival announced its lineup for the May 30 event.

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CityMD Opening, Pharmacy Closing on UWS

The drop-in medical center is moving its facility south and opening a larger center Dec. 2. 

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Birdbath Bakery, Wine Bar and Clothing Shops Opening on Upper West Side

Broadway and Columbus Avenue will see new java joints and boutiques this fall.

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Weiner Woos Local Business Owners at Columbus Avenue BID Breakfast

The mayoral candidate talked with area store owners and restaurateurs about how to better support them.

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New Taste of the Upper West Side Shows Off the Neighborhood's Best Eats

The foodie festival is back in its sixth year with new chefs and surprises. 

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Columbus Avenue Streetscape Brightens Once-Neglected UWS Stretch

The streetscape brings new tree plots, benches and greenery to an empty block on the popular avenue. 

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Lansky's Old World Deli Closes, Citing Rising Rents

The popular Jewish deli was known for its pastrami and matzo ball soup, among other dishes.

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New Taste of the Upper West Side Tickets Go on Sale

The popular, often sold-out foodie event announced its roster of more than 40 top local chefs.

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Controversial Bike Lane to be Extended on Columbus Ave.

After months of debate, the local community board approved a 32-block extension to a bike lane.

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Upper West Side Gets its First Solar-Powered Trash Can

A new BigBelly Solar trash can will reduce the need for pickups and prevent rats.

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Columbus Avenue Solar-Powered Makeover Gets Greenlight

Community Board 7 approved plans by the local BID to transform a neglected Columbus Avenue block. 

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Solar-Powered Streetscape Could Spruce Up Columbus Avenue

The Columbus Avenue BID is working with the city on a flashy streetscape with solar power. 

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Columbus Avenue BID Says Mom and Pop Retail Zoning is Bad for Business

The BID said Tuesday that its stores are thriving and they don't need the city's new zoning plan.