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One Day University is Coming to the Upper West Side! Click Inside for a Discount Code!

Posted by on Jun 14, 2018 in Events, Sponsored

Longing for the days of being in college where boundless learning was just a classroom away? Well for those who still want limitless learning without the hefty pricetag of a degree, there is One Day University! One Day University was started by Upper West Sider Steven Schragis when he dropped his daughter off at Bard College at the start of her freshman year. Schragis noticed that a few professors provided brief lectures to the parents—essentially offering a taste of the education that awaited their kids. Schragis felt inspired to scratch that ‘I wish I could go back to college’ itch many adults experience and created One Day University! So he began reaching out to the most popular professors – the one’s students gave their highest ratings and best evaluations – at campuses across the country.

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NYC Barber Museum Opening June 15th

Posted by on Jun 14, 2018 in Local Business, Museums

An old-school NYC barber museum is about to open at 290 Columbus Ave (corner of 74th). Lots of colorful antiques and items of the past will be on display.

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New Plaza Cinema Summer Film Schedule

Posted by on Jun 13, 2018 in Events

The shuttering of Lincoln Plaza Cinemas, a beloved destination for independent and foreign film aficionados, has led to a groundswell of public support for an alternative Upper West Side venue. Dedicated and passionate film fans have been working hard to create the New Plaza Cinema, which has partnered with the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan to host first run and independent films in its 250-seat auditorium throughout the summer.

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Reviews are in for Lucky Pickle Dumpling Co

Posted by on Jun 12, 2018 in Food & Drink

Lucky Pickle Dumpling Co – at 513 Amsterdam Ave, comes from the owner of Jacob’s Pickles and Maison Pickle, and seems to be the most talked about new restaurant in town. It’s a cozy space with counter seating, easy touch-screen ordering, and a cool treat which has recently become a massive internet hit..

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Fourth of July on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Jun 11, 2018 in Events

Even though the fireworks will be on the East River this year, here are some fun ways to spend your Fourth of July on the Upper West Side!

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Avocado Squirrel

Posted by on Jun 10, 2018 in Other

The “avocado squirrel” was recently sighted on 73rd and Broadway, and recorded by Henry Zhang. This little critter has since become the newest media sensation of NYC.

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Oath Pizza – opening soon on 77th and Broadway.

Posted by on Jun 10, 2018 in Food & Drink

An Oath Pizza is coming to the UWS.  Described on their website as “certified humane, sustainably sourced”, the Upper West Side restaurant will be opening at 2169 Broadway (between 76th and 77th Streets).

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Ikinari Steak UWS

Posted by on Jun 10, 2018 in Food & Drink

An Ikinari Steak UWS is opening at 2233 Broadway (between 79th and 80th Streets, where BRGR was formerly located). The Japan based standing steak restaurant has more than 250 locations throughout Japan and 7 locations in NYC.

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Live in Dr. Drew’s Upper West Side Apartment

Posted by on Jun 7, 2018 in Real Estate

Dr. Drew’s Upper West Side apartment has been listed for rent, the New York Post recently reported. The Upper West Side rental comes furnished and is located at the Princeton House at 215 West 95th Street. The celebrity love doctor owns it as a pied-à-terre as he lives in California with his wife (sorry ladies).

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A Summer Soiree at The Upper West Side’s Most Exquisite Mansion!

Posted by on Jun 7, 2018 in Events, Real Estate

Landmark West will be hosting “Mid-Summer at The Milbank Mansion”—an evening in one of the Upper West Side’s most historical and stunning manors! Spanning more than 8,800 feet, the Milbank Mansion is pure opulence on the Upper West Side, and it is all one single-family home!

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