8 Wifi Spots on the Upper West Side (that are not Starbucks)

Posted by in Coffee and Tea, Continental, Desserts and Bakeries, Education, Food & Drink, Local Business, Local Services, Locals, Other

Wifi spots on the Upper West Side can literally be life-saving!  Living in New York is the dream – but let’s be real, you’re current living situation in New York is probably less than dreamy. Space is an issue, so we need to get creative to keep ourselves sane in a (studio… 300sq ft… with a roommate…) home.

And even if your mini-oasis is your dream home – working (or seriously concentrating) from your apartment can be tricky. So we have compiled a list of wifi-friendly work from “home” locations that will make you feel like your living space just tripled (and you won’t feel like you’re taking work to bed with you… literally).

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Robofun – 20 Years of STE(A)M Innovation

Posted by on Aug 8, 2017 in Children, Community, Education, Local Business, Local Services, Locals, Other

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Looking for fun and exciting STE(A)M activities for your child this fall? Look no further! Robofun is the place to be! For the past 20 years, Robofun has been a leader at the forefront of STE(A)M education, offering Coding, Robotics, and Stop Motion Animation classes to kids in grades pre k – 6. This year, in addition to all of our tried and true favorites, we are featuring a new Circuits & Making curriculum, specially designed to bring out the inventive and creative side in all kids. What sets Robofun apart from all other STE(A)M activities and courses? Read on to find out!

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Central Park Taekwondo Summer Camp

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Fitness, Local Business, Other

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Every day we embark on a new adventure at CPTKD Summer Camp. Students have the opportunity to explore a multitude of activities that help build confidence, express creativity, and cultivate long lasting friendships. Students will be able to get inventive with arts and crafts, play games in Central Park, and take Taekwondo lessons with our enthusiastic instructors. Not only are the day’s events varied, but each week has a unique, fun theme. From superhero week to water week, there’s something here for everyone.

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Schweiger Dermatology Group – New Upper West Side Location

Posted by on Mar 16, 2017 in Community, Health and Beauty, Local Business, Local Services, Locals, Other

Schweiger Dermatology Group loves the Upper West Side! The newest Manhattan location of the leading New York City-based dermatology practice opened its doors on 137 West 96th Street, with top dermatologist Dr. Rachel Nazarian and certified physician assistant Danielle Daughtridge leading the medical team.

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Central Park Taekwondo on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Nov 10, 2016 in Children, Community, Convenience Services, Fitness, Local Business, Local Services, Locals, Other

Central Park Taekwondo on the Upper West Side is the neighborhood’s premier martial arts school for children and adults. Taekwondo is the most widely practiced discipline in the martial arts world and it means “the way of the hand and foot”. Read below to learn all about the special promotion they’re running for the month November!

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Metropolitan Window Fashions Opens New Hunter Douglas Gallery On Upper West Side

Posted by on Sep 23, 2016 in Community, Convenience Services, Convenience Services, Home Decor, Local Business, Local Services, Locals, Other, Shopping

Metropolitan Window Fashions, located at 469 Amsterdam Avenue between 82nd and 83rd Streets, has opened an exclusive Hunter Douglas Window Fashions Gallery with an expanded display of custom and motorized shades, blinds, sheers, shutters and draperies.  Included are full-size functional window treatments highlighting PowerView, the newest APP for automated technology from Hunter Douglas which allows customers to use their smartphone or tablet to control the shades and blinds from inside or outside their home.

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