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Don’t Demolish It, Polish It – Part II.

When a large portion of your day is devoted to travel you will develop methods to manage your time. What you do depends on the transportation you use. Car drivers take favored routes. Subway riders can give themselves a portion … Continue reading

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Don’t Demolish It, Polish It.

Madison Square Garden can be easy to love as a venue for other experiences but hard to love as a work of architecture. Penn Station is not lovable at all. As a regular commuter, I would argue that it does … Continue reading

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New York History Unearthed at South Street Seaport

Originally posted on Working Harbor Committee:
AP Photo via Daily Mail 18th century history has again been unearthed in our shining city, at the South Street Seaport. This time, hundreds of wine and champagne bottles – some still corked, have been…

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Tanglewood Nature Preserve – Lynbrook NY

Tanglewood Nature Preserve is a small park in Lynbrook that was renovated almost 10 years ago. It is on the edge of the village wedged between houses and the intersection of two important roads. It was always luscious and attractive … Continue reading

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Mohican Outdoor Center – Afternoon

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Nantucket Early Morning Walk

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East Side Midtown Details

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In the center of it all…

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Newtown Creek in the Summer

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Sunset on Lexington Avenue

Sunset on Lexington Avenue

Sunlight hits the top of the General Electric building on Lexington Avenue.

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