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Street Parking Near New York Presbyterian Could Be Removed to Ease Traffic

Spaces need to be removed to boost emergency vehicle response times, a hospital representative said.

Washington Heights »

Animated Adventures Highlight WaHi's Free Annual Kids Film Festival

The fifth annual KidsCinemaFest kicks off Friday night in Washington Heights.

Washington Heights »

Columbia to Start Construction of New Nursing School Building in Late 2014

The seven-story building will be constructed at 168th Street and Audubon Avenue.

Washington Heights »

Dominican Film Festival Returns to Washington Heights

The five-day celebration of Dominican cinema kicked off Wednesday night at Columbia Medical Center.

Inwood »

Pizza Deliveryman Murdered after Fourth of July Celebration in Inwood

A 19-year-old pizza deliveryman was murdered after celebrating the 4th of July in Inwood. 

Upper East Side »

Real-Life 'Grey's Anatomy' Stars New York-Presbyterian Hospital Staff

New York-Presbyterian's daily dramas are part of an ABC News documentary series debuting July 10.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Jeopardy's Watson to Help Doctors in Washington Heights

Watson, Jeopardy's computer champion, is headed uptown to help doctors treat patients at Columbia Medical Center.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

$50 Million Donation to Columbia Will Fund New Building

Columbia alum and former CEO of Merck will fund a new building at Columbia's Washington Heights campus

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Columbia Presbyterian Hospital Accidentally Posts Patient Info Online

Staff at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital posted information about 6,800 patients online, according to a published report.