Posts Tagged ‘Riverside Park’

Crime Watch

Written by Paul Bisceglio on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit, West Side Spirit

images MATTRESS SWIPE An Amsterdam Avenue resident lost her mattress and $5,000 on Nov. 28 when someone broke into her apartment. According to a young woman who reported the theft, the 53-year-old resident came home and found her mattress missing. There were no signs of forced entry into her apartment, but she had not given anyone [&hellip
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Tapped In

Written by Marissa Maier on . Posted in Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit, West Side Spirit

ot_express_Produce Packing copy Compiled by Nora Bosworth, Megan Bungeroth and Alicia Bynum   GREEN GROCER Matthew Solomon and Susan Oyama pack produce for the West Side Senior Supported Food Bag program at Goddard Riverside Center. BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS RACE IN RIVERSIDE PARK On Saturday, Sept. 29, the eighth annual Big Brothers Big Sisters RBC Race for the [&hellip
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Million-Dollar Playground for Riverside Kids

Written by Megan Finnegan Bungeroth on . Posted in News West Side Spirit, Uncategorized, West Side Spirit

Playground As happy kids scrambled around the new playground equipment on a sunny Thursday morning, equally happy adults announced the official reopening of Neufeld Playground in Riverside Park. The beloved Upper West Side play spot had closed for over seven months to undergo a $900,000 renovation, and parents, caretakers and children gathered for the revamped playground’s [&hellip
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Your Best (and Worst) Spots to Watch Fourth of July Fireworks

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Lifestyle, News Our Town, News Our Town Downtown, NY Press Exclusive, Our Town, Our Town Downtown

Macy’s Ignite the Night returns to dazzle New Yorkers with its famous display I’ve never been one for backyard fireworks. I remember all those Independence Days as a kid where my friends would whip out some sparklers, a lighter, and a twinkle in their eye, only for us to act out that scene from Hot [&hellip
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All The World’s a Stage: Alt Shakespeare in the Park

Written by West Side Spirit on . Posted in Arts & Film, Arts Our Town, Arts West Side Spirit, Theater, West Side Spirit

Hudson Warehouse graces the Upper West Side with Shakespeare     It’s that time of year again, where people are filled with joy, the trees are covered in a shine of green, bottles (and people) are covered in sweat, and Riverside Park is filled with tragedy. This tragedy, though, is the re-arrival of The Bard [&hellip
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One Degree of Kevin Bacon

Written by admin on . Posted in Uncategorized

mbacon By Angela Barbuti Michael Bacon on a musical life and playing in the band with his movie star brother When Michael Bacon isn’t rollerblading in Riverside Park, he can be found in his studio on West End Avenue making music with his brother Kevin. Their band, The Bacon Brothers, is playing a show at City Winery April 25 and 26. [&hellip
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