Riverside-West End Historic District Extension II Stalled

By Lynn Max – Board Member of the West 104th Street Block Association Board The designation of the Riverside-West End Historic District Extension from 70th Street to 109th Street was to be voted on by the Landmark Preservation Commission in three segments. The two southern distr

Electronic Waste Re-Cycling: New York State Law – Effective January 1, 2015

According to NY State Law, all computers and other electronic waste from all NYC residential buildings must now be recycled. This law went into effect January 1, 2015. The NYC Sanitation Department (DSNY) will no longer collect electronics left at the curb. Fines will be levied for no

Crime Prevention

At a recent West Side Federation of Neighborhoods and Block Associations meeting, Joselinne Minaya, Community Coordinator for the New York County District Attorney’s Office, spoke to the group regarding recent crimes in our area. The Crime Prevention Initiative has implemented enhance

Mark Nowogrodzki

Mark Nowogrodzki is a Renaissance man transported into the 20th/21st centuries. You will often see this distinguished white-haired gentleman in the neighborhood walking with his distinctive gold-handled cane. Mark was born in 1920 in Warsaw, studied German and Latin in high school, an