It would appear today’s tremor was felt very strongly in parts of NYC. With an epicenter located somewhere in Virginia and ranking a respectable 5.9 on the infamous Richter scale, this one never even registered on my own radar as I was on the phone with a French interlocuteur from my office in Chelsea. But…Details
Secret location, select crowd, cool party, stunning storm. Sadly, I only had my Android phone for a camera. Here are the snapshots. Indulge me.
Once a year, the Giglio street festival spreads over a few Williamsburg streets. Not everything there really speaks of Italy, rides are rides, after all. But the sausage was good and the many sweets, sweet. A man sold cigars, too. Sweet Similar posts: Italia in Brooklyn Insignificant Brooklyn Street Stories Wall Street, the Unlikely Neighborhood…Details
So you leave steaming Manhattan behind, you travel underground, eastbound on the MTA grid, you hop off a subway, climb up to daylight at a major Brooklyn terminal, catch a real double decker train with real windows onto real views of the suburbs, keep traveling east while standing in the isle of a packed upper deck…Details
After nighttime and stormy pictures of the Grantry Plaza State Park in Queens, here are a few more peaceful images… Need I remind anybody about the exceptional value of an East River Ferry ride to this spot? The NJ operated ferry fleet took East River operations over from the New York Water Taxi‘s maritime yellow cabs…Details
Weekend and island favorite, the margarita still loses in my heart to a good Greygoose martini. Still. Marie’s were killers. Oh, and the location and friends helped, too. Fire Island Margarita I Fire Island Margarita II Similar posts: Fire Island Margaritas – Part 2 Week-end Run on Fire Island Fire! Fire drill and a fever Coney…Details