Drugstores on the Upper West Side

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Here’s a list of drugstores on the Upper West Side. There are many Upper West Side pharmacies to choose from, and we’ve started our list with the mom-and-pop type shops. We’ve included the big chain stores at the end of this post.

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Banks on the Upper West Side

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Need to grab some coin? Here is a comprehensive list of banks on the Upper West Side!

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We Bring Fitness to You

Posted by on Sep 1, 2017 in Community, Convenience Services, Convenience Services, Fitness, Fitness, Local Business, Local Services, Locals, Other, Sponsored

Jenn has lived on the Upper West Side for 12 years. She can often be seen spending time in Central Park, paddleboarding at the Jersey Shore, or taking her Havanese, Milo, to the dog park. Jenn began her career in health and fitness as a Nutrition Consultant, but soon evolved into managing multiple corporate fitness centers throughout New York City and the Northeast region. During this time in her career, she worked with corporate clients such as IBM, Johnson & Johnson and Dow Jones. Now, she is the owner of Trainers in Transit LLC!

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Upper West Side is # 1

Posted by on Jul 5, 2017 in Community, Convenience Services

The New York Times recently published an article showing survey results of city residents throughout NYC, who were asked about their feelings towards a number of city and neighborhood issues including cleanliness, traffic and health services.  See the full post here:

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Locksmiths on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Jun 5, 2017 in Community, Convenience Services, Other

Everyone needs to know where the good Upper West Side locksmiths are!  Here is a full and comprehensive list of locksmiths on the Upper West Side.

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Laundromats on the Upper West Side

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While you can find a wash-and-fold on pretty much on every other block, those do-it-yourselfers (or people who just don’t want strangers handling their dirty clothes) might be interested in this list of laundromats on the Upper West Side. We’re certainly missing a few, and some of these may close by the time you read this … but we’ll do our best to keep it updated!

Prefer to have someone else do it?  Check out these dry cleaners on the Upper West Side.

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Upper West Side Car Rentals

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While I don’t advise driving in New York, ever, sometimes we do need to escape and smell some fresh Connecticut air.  For those of you planning a mini-vacation in the near future, here are some Upper West Side car rentals!  And you might also want to bookmark our Upper West Side parking guide to learn more about alternate side parking in NYC, as well as our transportation guide to the Upper West Side.

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Best Dry Cleaners on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in Community, Convenience Services, Other

While you can find dry cleaners on the Upper West Side on just about every other block, I’ve compiled a list of those with the best reviews (eliminating those with just a few)!  Prefer to handle your own filthy laundry?  Here’s a list of Upper West Side Laundromats!

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Public Bathrooms on the Upper West Side

Posted by in Children, Community, Convenience Services, Family, Other, Parks

For a city of its size, New York City doesn’t dispose of nearly as many public restrooms as it should. However, the same can’t be said about the Upper West Side. The neighborhood offers plenty of options for those who happen to be in need of a quick relief. Check out this list of public bathrooms on the Upper West Side and make sure to bookmark it for added peace of mind!

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Christmas Tree Shopping on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Nov 28, 2016 in Community, Convenience Services, Events, Family, Locals, Other, Shopping

Check out our 2017 holiday season guide!

Here are some locations for those of you planning to do your Christmas tree shopping on the Upper West Side.  I’ve listed them from south to north, and I’ve definitely missed a few locations, but these should give you enough choices!

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