The community center’s rent has been raised $10,000 and are rallying community support.
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The neighborhoods surrounding Columbia—the four neighborhoods Spectator covers—are home to their own rich histories, diverse residents, and local controversies.
Former and current residents of the Frederick Douglass Houses celebrated the housing complex's legacy and called on the New York City Housing Authority to restore the houses to their heyday.
For a different sort of culinary experience, head to Baconery, where the salty flavors of bacon are melded with sweeter toppings.
This week, Weekend checks out the top spots in our own backyard.
The first four candidates to declare in the primary race have all raised more than $100,000. Democratic district leader Marc Landis is considered by some to be the frontrunner.
For their residents, the shelters are a place to stay while they get back on their feet. But to local politicians and some neighborhood residents, the new shelters are an undue burden on the community.
Thirty Upper West Side and Midtown subway stations will be getting cell phone and mobile Internet service this year, some stations as early as October.
Cooper, a progressive with a long record on the Democratic State Committee, is the fifth candidate for the Upper West Side seat being vacated by Gale Brewer.
Fourteen human cases of West Nile virus have been confirmed this year in New York City, six of them on the Upper West Side.
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