Truly Anti-Establishment

Dear Christy,   Thank you so much for the considered and comprehensive reply! I appreciate that you took the time—truly I am impressed. Most of […]

The $100,000 Knee

  Dear Mr. Capsis:   First of all, I very much enjoy your newspaper, look forward to reading it every month. I have lived in […]

Four Strong Arms

Dear Editor,   I read an article recently by your writer Stanley Fine called “Courageous or Crazy? Two Men Crossing The Atlantic In a Rowboat” […]


Sorry to say a quick read of the just arrived issue of WestView revealed two back-to-back errors, one worse than the other. Bruce Poli spells […]

June VID Meeting

  By Alec Pruchnicki   On Thursday June 4th, the Village Independent Democrats ( VID ) held their monthly meeting in St. John’s Church on […]

A Fond Farewell

    As retired Sixth Precinct Commanding Officer Inspector Elisa Cokkinos walked out of the precinct for the last time, she was greeted by salutes […]

No Safe Walkway

  St. Luke’s Construction Wall Endangers Pedestrian Safety   Pedestrians cannot walk safely along the north side of Barrow Street between Hudson and Greenwich Streets. […]

There is No Plan

How Air Rights Could Radically Change the Waterfront (Part Two)   By Barry Benepe   Last month we emphasized the worst scenarios which could take […]

Street Smarts

    By Keith Michael   I’m outside of my usual West Village haunts, walking up Sixth Avenue from downtown. (Millie is at home, paging […]