Orange Theory Opening on Upper West Side

Posted by on Apr 10, 2018 in Community, Local Business

An Orange Theory will be opening at 120 West 72nd Street. Orange Theory is a national fitness chain offering 60-minute workouts which are split into intervals of cardio and strength training. Heart rate monitors are used to track intensity and maximize metabolic burn.

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Plantshed Store and Cafe

Posted by on Apr 10, 2018 in Community, Local Business

There’s a new Plantshed store and cafe located at 555 Columbus Ave (between 86th and 87th Streets). Their first Yelp reviewer seemed pretty excited at the concept of a flower store having a cafe, adding that the quality of the cappuccino was quite impressive.

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NYC Barber Museum Opening

Posted by on Mar 28, 2018 in Local Business, Museums

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

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Book Off on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Jan 26, 2018 in Books, Local Business, Other, Shopping

There’s a new buy-and-sell bookstore called Book Off on the Upper West Side. They’ll be opening soon at 526 Amsterdam Ave. They have another location at 49 West 45th Street. Book Off buys and sells used goods including books, DVDs, CDs, video games, children’s toys, game consoles and more.

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Meditation is not just for monks

Posted by in Community, Fitness, Fitness, Local Business, Local Services, Locals, Other, Sponsored

The Meditation Studio is a beautiful, serene space—picture a sea of white in all directions—where owner and instructor, Kelli Douglas leads The Meditation Class, a 4-day course on Vedic Meditation. This simple practice involves sitting comfortably with your eyes closed for just 20 minutes, twice a day. There’s no effort, concentration, or focus.
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Morningside Heights

Posted by in Antiques, Apparel, Art, Bars & Nightlife, Blog, Celebrities, Children, Coffee and Tea, Community, Education, Food & Drink, Gourmet Groceries, History, Local Business, Other, Parks, Places of Worship, Real Estate, Shopping

Morningside Heights has tons of great restaurants, eclectic shopping, an impressive academic presence and beautiful parks and churches. Many Upper West Side residents consider it to be part of the neighborhood. Learn more about Morningside Heights in NYC!  

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Apple Store on the Upper West Side

Posted by on Dec 6, 2017 in Community, Convenience Services, Electronics, Local Business, Other, Shopping

The Apple Store on the Upper West Side is located at 1981 Broadway. Apple remains a dominate enterprise in the digital communications age. In 2017, the sales of one of its flagship products, the iPhone, reached nearly 217 million units worldwide. Of course, Apple sells an array of other products, and provides a wealth of services through its iTunes portal.

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The Sill Upper West Side

Posted by on Dec 6, 2017 in Home Decor, Local Business, Other, Shopping

A new Upper West Side plant shop has just opened. The Sill is now operating at 448 Amsterdam Ave (between 81st and 82nd Streets).

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Grand Holiday Bazaar – Upper West Side Holiday Market

Posted by on Nov 21, 2017 in Antiques, Apparel, Art, Community, Events, Local Business, Other

Get excited, holiday shoppers! The Grand Holiday Bazaar will be taking place from 10am to 5:30pm every Sunday between November 26th and December 24th! Only at the Grand Bazaar on the UWS.

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Gyms on the Upper West Side

Posted by in Fitness, Fitness, Local Business

Feeling motivated? Ready to turn a new leaf? Here is a list of gyms on the Upper West Side!

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