A new 2017-2018 edition of our popular Map & Guide brochure will soon be in the hands of the public! This handy guide will be printed soon and as we update the map face and directory, there is still time to purchase ad space in the brochure. We have only a few slots available now, so you must act fast to secure your ad in our widely distributed guide. This is an excellent opportunity for local businesses and nonprofits as the Map & Guide is printed in two runs of 100,000 each, totaling 200,000 maps, and is available on our neighborhood information carts, inside of The Shops at Columbus Circle, at local hotels, and at key destinations around the city, and even available upon request!

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(Map & Guide Cover Artwork by Dave Calver)


New Seasons This September 2017
With September's arrival, all things culture and performing arts in Lincoln Square will raise curtains for a new calendar season. From Jazz at Lincoln Center to Kaufman Music Center, there is no shortage of spectacular shows as we enter into the 2017-2018 season beginnings...
55th New York Film Festival
Cinema lovers rejoice! Fantastic films, documentaries, and shorts are almost upon us as we anticipate the 55th New York Film Festival. From September 28 through October 15, the Film Society of Lincoln Center will once again live up to its slogan, "Film Lives Here", hosting another amazing line-up of cinema from around the world and from both celebrated and up-and-coming directors...
Save the Date: Winter's Eve at Lincoln Square
Save the date and mark your calendars! The 18th Annual Winter's Eve at Lincoln Square will return to illuminate our district with family fun, food tastings, live performances, and holiday cheer on Monday, November 27, from 5:30pm to 9:00pm...



Con Edison Scam Alert Info from the NYPD
In recent weeks reports of a Con Edison phone scam targeting small businesses has been detected. The following information comes from the  NYPD Crime Prevention Division.

Reportedly, here is what happens: You receive a call from someone claiming to be from Con Edison. Your caller ID may even display Con Edison's name. The caller tells you that your bill is past due and that your services will be shut off immediately if you do not submit a payment over the phone.

This phone call is a scam. Hang up immediately and d o no make any payments over the phone.  Utility companies do not shut off services over the phone. If you are unsure of your recent payments, review a recent bill and call the customer service number provided to verify your current bill status.
Helpful Recycling Info from Upper West Side Recycling
Upper West Side Recycling has compiled a  Hard-to-Recycle List  which details information on how to recycle a wide variety of items, including locations around the city where materials can be recycled  and other helpful resources. Click here to view the PDF file

This information is disseminated through the UWSR Eco Letter. The UWSR Eco Letter is produced as a public service, free of charge, six times during the calendar year. It is intended to provide substantive information about environmental activities, organizations and publications relevant to the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Click here to subscribe.