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I don’t think that I can begin to enumerate all the different ways that Ed Clark is important to the history of postwar American painting. 1,207 more words

West Harlem Art Fund

Elderly Woman Struck, Killed After Driver Jumps Curb On Upper East Side

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An elderly woman was killed Friday afternoon by a driver officials say jumped a curb on Manhattan’s Upper East Side.

Investigators say the driver of a Range Rover careened onto the sidewalk while trying to make a left turn near the corner of Madison Avenue and 79th Street. 176 more words


102-year-old Orwasher’s Bakery is preserving NYC nostalgia while adapting to the times

“The original Upper East Side location of Orwasher’s opened in 1916 on East 78th Street between 1st and 2nd Avenues by a Hungarian immigrant named Abraham Orwasher when a swatch of Yorkville was known as “Little Hungary.” The Orwashers used family recipes for the high-quality rye, black, and grain breads of their homeland, baking them all in a basement brick oven and delivering the loaves by horse and carriage.  122 more words

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There's a Marx Brothers Playground in Yorkville

When the Marx Brothers lived at 179 East 93rd Street, the playground nearby that would eventually be named for them was just a car barn for the new electric trolleys owned by the Second Avenue Railway. 184 more words

Music, Art, Theater

NYPD Searching For Suspects After UES Sukkah Is Vandalized

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A religious structure, part of a major Jewish holiday, was vandalized in Manhattan. It happened in Carl Schurz Park, right near Gracie Mansion. 322 more words