Casting call! Steven Spielberg and Tony Kushner's 'West Side Story' is now casting. For this classic movie remake and ode to our Upper West Side neighborhood, they are searching for the four main characters: Tony, Maria, Anita, and Bernardo. All four actors should be between 15 and 25 years old. Singing ability is a must and a strong dance background is necessary. To submit, email a photo and video of yourself singing to westsidestorycastingsearch@gmail.com

IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD

NYPD: Looking for Two Suspects in Lincoln Square
Police are asking for the public's help to find a man wanted in connection to two recent robberies in the 20th precinct and a woman wanted in connection with grand larceny...
Game Day Catering
Score a touchdown with your friends for Sunday's upcoming Super Bowl by hosting a party with delicious food...
Treat Your Sweetheart
Lincoln Square is for lovers this Valentine's Day. Leading up to this "hallmark holiday" of romance, stop by local retailers and restaurants to treat your sweetheart to something special...
Celebrating Black History
This February, honor Black History through great art, events, and exhibits around the neighborhood for children and adults...
New Exhibit at the American Folk Art Museum
Now through Sunday, May 27, 2018, patrons can step into the personal and intricate worlds woven by contemporary artists with...
It's the year of the Dog! If you're looking to celebrate the Chinese New Year, which begins Friday, February 16, you can enjoy dinner, a show, and goodies in Lincoln Square, plus visit our colleagues for a wonderful public celebration...

UPCOMING EVENTS






GOVERNMENT ALERTS

Info Session: NY State's New Paid Family Leave Law
Join Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer for an informative session with special guest Elizabeth De León Bhargava, NYS Deputy Secretary for Labor and Workforce.  The session will be held at Stella and Charles Guttman Community College (50 West 40th Street) on Wednesday,  January 31, 2018 from  6:00pm - 8:00pm. Click here to RSVP.
Comptroller's M/WBE University
Comptroller Scott Stringer will be holding a series of workshops designed to increase access to the Comptroller's Office and citywide opportunities for Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprises. Click here for a flyer with the dates and topics of each workshop. 
Avoid Common Business Violations
The NYC  Department of Small Business Services (SBS)  offers no-cost compliance consultations to help business owners, restaurant owners, and managers understand how to comply with key City rules and regulations to avoid receiving common violations. These consultations can provide information on multiple agencies including the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH), the Department of Sanitation (DSNY), and others. Businesses will not be subject to fines during these consultations.  Click here to fill out a form to schedule a compliance consultation.
FastTrac Courses
FastTrac is a series of entrepreneurship courses offered by the NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) to aspiring and established entrepreneurs throughout New York City. FastTrac provides participants with the knowledge and skills they need to launch and grow their businesses - and connects them to a network of experienced facilitators, business experts, and other successful business owners across NYC.  FastTrac is free and runs year-round in all five boroughs. Click here for more information

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