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Park Slope »

Cars Now Banned on West Side of Prospect Park

West Drive is now permanently closed to vehicle traffic.

Elmhurst »

Meet 'The Obsessed Garbage Collecting Lady' of Elmhurst

Jen Mantovani details the garbage she picks up in her neighborhood on a blog.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy Dog Hit, Dragged by Car Reunited With Family Nearly a Year Later

An adopted Labrador went missing after being struck on Franklin Avenue last fall.

Upper East Side »

Columbus Day Parade Draws Crowds to Fifth Ave

Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Police Commissioner Ray Kelly and Governor Andrew Cuomo marched in the parade.

Upper West Side »

How to Spend an Entire Day Outside on the Upper West Side

Here's a blueprint for the best ways to stay outdoors, enjoying everything the UWS has to offer. 

Upper West Side »

Dance Flash Mob Planned for Busy UWS Intersection This Saturday

Flash mobbers will take over Verdi Square to promote dance education as part of National Dance Week.

Upper West Side »

Man Struck and Killed at West 72nd Street Subway, Cops Say

A 58-year-old man was struck and killed by a D train Saturday morning on the Upper West Side.

Upper West Side »

Dakota Bar Offering Shot of Nostalgia to UWS Bar Scene

The Dakota hopes its bar will become a favorite late night spot for the neighborhood. 

Upper East Side »

Blasting to Resume at Second Ave. Subway Explosion Site

Planned explosions resume Friday at 72nd St. following an investigation into the August blast.

Upper West Side »

Power Failure Disrupts 1, 2, 3 Subway Lines on the UWS and The Bronx

Trains were rerouted between 110th Street and 72nd Street and The Bronx on the 1, 2 and 3 lines.

Dyker Heights »

Sheepshead Bay Man Killed in Hit-and-Run in Dyker Heights

Amjad Barakat, 33, was struck by a car as he crossed 72nd Street at Seventh Avenue, police said.

Upper East Side »

Famous Artists Tapped for Second Avenue Subway Station Installations

Chuck Close, Sarah Sze and Jean Shin have been commissioned to create works for the Second Ave. subway.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Two-Way Bike Lane Rolling into Central Park

A two-way bike lane will be installed along Terrace Drive, which crosses the park at 72nd Street.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

MTA Gives Latest Glimpse of Second Avenue Subway Construction

The MTA released new photos of Second Avenue subway construction.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Upper West Side Man Takes Occupy Wall Street Message on the Road

Upper West Side resident Bob Heller decided to bring Occupy Wall Street to different city neighborhoods to spread the message for those who can't travel downtown.