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Ripped-Up Riverside Park Sidewalk to Get New Paving and Chess Tables

The sidewalk on Riverside Drive is uneven and needs repaving, the Parks Department said. 

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Dozens of New Citi Bike Stations Coming to UWS by End of Summer, DOT Says

The 39 stations will mostly sit along roadways and not on sidewalks, DOT officials said.

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Riverside Park Slasher Sentenced to 23 Years in Prison

Julius Graham pled guilty to first and second-degree assault, the Manhattan District Attorney said.

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Thieves Arrested for Shoplifting at Century 21

The thieves hit the store at 1972 Broadway near closing time, police said.

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Mobile Food Pantry, Better Bike Path, Turf Field Slated for Funding on UWS

Thousands of residents voted for projects that will receive $990,000 in participatory budgeting funds.

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Karaoke, Silent Disco and Hula-Hoop Party Added to Summer on the Hudson

The summer festival features 166 free events this year starting in May.

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Coyote Spotted in Riverside Park for Second Night in a Row, Police Say

The coyote managed to escape police who tried to capture it in Riverside Park, officials said.

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Here's When Outdoor Restaurants Will Reopen in Central and Riverside Parks

A host of al fresco dining options in Central and Riverside parks is slated to reopen soon.

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Knife-Wielding Mugger Targets Women Near Riverside Park, Police Say

The female suspect has approached two women and demanded they hand over their property. 

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Funding Shortfall Could Mean No Ball Field Lights in Riverside Park South

The last park phase has run into funding issues that mean work on its design and planning has halted.

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UWS Pushes For Citi Bikes Despite Being 'Spoiled' by Transit Options

More than a 100 residents weighed in on where Citi Bike stations should go around the neighborhood. 

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Coyote Found in Riverside Park and Released in The Bronx

The 24th Precinct named the female coyote "Riva" after it was discovered in Riverside Park.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Free Kayaking Program's 2-Ton Dock Stolen from Hudson River Pier

Manhattan Community Boathouse is raising $30,000 to replace the dock at Pier 96, which disappeared.

Upper West Side »

MAP: Upper West Side Parks Getting More Than $12M in Upgrades This Year

Renovations are on the way to Central Park, Riverside Park and several playgrounds.