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Thief Steals $1,400 in Nail Polish on Upper West Side

Nail polish stored in a parked car was swiped in a break-in, police said. 

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2 More Pedestrian Islands Coming to Deadly West End Avenue, DOT Says

The plan is part of an effort to redesign West End Avenue in light of two recent fatalities there. 

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MAP: 10 Most Dangerous Intersections for Pedestrians on the UWS

The data showed that failure to yield was the second leading cause of crashes. 

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Safety Measures Coming to Deadly West End Avenue

The changes are expected to lessen dangerous turns and reduce speeding, the DOT said. 

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MAP: 52 Pedestrians Hit by Cars on West End Ave. in Past 2 Years

The city is preparing to unveil new safety plans Thursday for the residential corridor.

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Traffic Changes Made to Intersection of Fatal UWS Crash, DOT Says

The department changed crossing times at West End Avenue and 95th Street after Jean Chambers' death.

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Family Demands Safer Streets at Vigil for Woman Killed at UWS Intersection

Jean Chambers was hit by an SUV while crossing West 95th Street at West End Avenue.

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New Restrictions Planned at UWS Intersection After Fatal Crash

The DOT may add a speed bump and more crossing time for pedestrians at W. 95th Street and West End Ave.

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Woman Struck and Killed Near Dangerous UWS Intersection

Jean Chambers was killed Thursday morning near an intersection that prompted a pedestrian safety law.

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UWS Pedestrian Collisions Up More Than 70 Percent This Year, Police Say

The 24th Precinct has seen 36 crashes involving pedestrians so far this year, police said.

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Traffic Changes Made at UWS Corner Where 9-Year-Old Was Killed

The lights leading to the intersection of West 97th Street and West End Avenue have been retimed. 

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Councilwoman Wants UWS Street Renamed for 9-Year-Old Killed in Crash

Cooper Stock, 9, was killed when a cabdriver failed to yield while the youngster crossed the street. 

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Stray Voltage Forces ConEd to Shut Down West 93rd Street, Officials Say

West 93rd Street between Riverside Drive and West End Avenue was closed to traffic Monday. 

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Calhoun School Reveals Redesign of Controversial West End Ave. Building

The redesign, which involves a new all glass level, struck some residents as out of place in the area.

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Councilwoman Pushes Law to Yank Cabbies' Licenses After Pedestrian Crashes

Helen Rosenthal is calling for an automatic taxi driver license suspension after a pedestrian accident.

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