Walking Tour on Upper West Side NYC , April 3rd

It’s warming up, you wanna get back out and enjoy the neighborhood and here is a great way to do it. Landmark West will lead you through the exploration of the architecture of the Upper West Side with a walking tour from West 85th to 103rd streets, Broadway to Riverside Drive.
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Halloween Costumes

Halloween Costumes

Deciding on a Halloween costume was so easy when they were young. They would enthusiastically agree with (almost) anything I chose. Now that they’re older, what is appropriate is a harder conversation. I’m not referring to anything too sexy or scary; I want originality and creativity.

 

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Beat The Heat New York!

New York City is experiencing high temperatures today and for the rest of this week, which can pose a variety of different health problems.  Did you know that extreme heat caused 7,415 heat-related deaths in the United States from 1999 to 2010?!

This new infographic from the CDC provides some of the facts and figures associated with heat waves.

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Winter Advisory #897, or something like that

Winter Advisory #897, or something like that

Longest…winter…ever…

Notification issued 3/2/15 9:54 PM. 
The New York City Office of Emergency Management today issued a travel advisory for a wintry mix of snow, sleet, freezing rain and rain Tuesday evening March 3, through Wednesday morning March 4, 2015. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for 3:00 PM Tuesday through 2:00 AM Wednesday. Snow will develop late Tuesday afternoon and will mix with or change to sleet and freezing rain Tuesday evening. The wintry mix will then change over to rain late Tuesday night into early Wednesday morning. The rain will taper off before the Wednesday morningcommute, but untreated roads and walkways are expected to still be slippery. A total of 1-3 inches of snow and a trace of ice is expected with this event. New Yorkers are asked to exercise caution and be prepared for limited visibility and slippery conditions when traveling.
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UWS School Hosts Online Auction

UWS School Hosts Online Auction

MS 54 – Booker T Washington Middle School – on the Upper West Side is hosting an online fundraiser auction.

Over the past 6 years more and more schools are cost-effectively raising funds in an effort to close the gap between slashed city budgets and the growing costs of programs to meet the needs of students.

Middle School 54 is a public middle school located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. The mission of MS54 is to nurture and develop a community of young learners with academic skills which meet or exceed the current standards, and the social skills and maturity necessary to ensure success in high school and beyond. Moneys raised in this auction go to continue academic, sports and art programs.

Take a look… www.biddingforgood.com/MS54Auction