Posts Tagged ‘Amsterdam’

Crime Watch

Written by Joanna Fantozzi on . Posted in News West Side Spirit, West Side Spirit

images WIFE STABS HUSBAND AFTER HIS NIGHT OUT After an early evening out drinking with friends on Friday, Jan. 18, a 37-year-old man returned home to his apartment on West 68th Street. His wife, 36, greeted him by attacking him with a knife. The victim sustained wounds to his chest and cheek. The woman was arrested [&hellip
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Artist explores the ‘Lost and Found’ on the Upper West Side

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Arts West Side Spirit, West Side Spirit

Upper West Sider Ner Beck, a graphic designer and photographer, is exhibiting his photographs of “Lost and Found West Side Street Art” at Morningside Heights Public Library, 2900 Broadway, 113th Street and Broadway, through May 12. His photos take everyday items, such as a painted fire hydrant, and turn them into a surprising piece of [&hellip
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Notes from the Neighborhood

Written by Megan Finnegan Bungeroth on . Posted in Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit, West Side Spirit

Changes Proposed to UWS Retail Rezoning Earlier this week, the Department of City Planning proposed several modifications to the Upper West Side retail rezoning plan that is currently making its way through the Uniform Land Use Review Process. The proposal will limit the frontages of banks and restrict other retail spaces along parts of Amsterdam, [&hellip
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Funding Boost for Amsterdam Addition

Written by admin on . Posted in News West Side Spirit

The Amsterdam Addition, a 175-unit, 27-story building constructed in 1974, is virtually indistinguishable from any other public housing under the New York City Housing Authority’s domain. But unlike most federal public housing in the city, Amsterdam Addition, along with 20 other properties, was developed by the city and state. And when the State Legislature cut [&hellip
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