Upper East Side News
Check out this week's stop stories for the neighborhood.
Chef Alex Garcia is back on New York's upper West Side with new restaurant A.G. Kitchen
Chef Alex Garcia is returning to his old stamping grounds. After cooking at restaurants across the city, the celeb chef, who rose to fame for his Nuevo Latin cuisine, is back on the upper West Side. His latest venture, A.G. Kitchen, at Columbus Ave. and W. 72nd St., gives diners a taste of Garcia’s favorite dishes. “Every section of the menu is something that has to do with my daily routine — what I like to cook, what I like to eat,” he says. Read More
Upper West Side story at Powerhouse this weekend
The 2012 season of Powerhouse Theater, that fertile summer breeding ground for new dramatic works brought to us lucky mid-Hudsonites by the collaboration of Vassar College and New York Stage and Film, continues this weekend with a workshop version of a new rock musical. A tale of a love triangle gone wrong, Murder Ballad centers on Sara, an Upper West Side Mom who seems to have it all, but whose downtown past lingers enticingly and dangerously in front of her. The plot purports to explore “the complications of love, the compromises we make and the small betrayals that can ultimately undo us.” Read More