Weekly NY Photo #5

The David N. Dinkins Manhattan Municipal Building at 1 Centre Street. Built between 1907 & 1914, this magnificent building at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge, on the Manhattan side, is named after NYC’s only black mayor, David Dinkins (1990-1993). Not the best mayor perhaps, but definitely not the worst we’ve ever had. Advertisements

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Local Tourism #2 – Frieze Sculpture at Rockefeller Center 2019 – a public art initiative

So, yesterday – that being Thursday May 2nd, 2019 – we went down to see what this FRIEZE SCULPTURE thing was all about. It checked off a couple of boxes for us both: It was free It was in the city We needed to get outside There was potential for us to appreciate some art, […]

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The Great 2019 Travel Survey!

Okay, so the title is a bit grandiose for what was essentially 4 questions distributed in-person, by text, and by Facebook! It was a spur-of-the-moment thing that just sprang into existence, and, quite honestly, it took less time to gather the answers than it took to write them all up. There aren’t any pictures or […]

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Edinburgh, August 2018 – Pt. 3 of 3 – Days 7 thru 10

YES!! We’re back with the 3rd and final post detailing our incredible trip to Edinburgh, Scotland (or, “EDEN-BERG“, as one friend insists on saying it!!) in August of last year. Life (and various uncooperative WordPress update features!) has been getting in the way of a more regular blogging schedule, and for that we apologize, but […]

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🐊 GATORLAND 🐊 !!!!!!!

We were recently down in Orlando for a wedding and the whole time we were there, Ken was constantly checking out even the smallest puddle, hoping to see an alligator. Alas, there were none to behold, and so, upon reaching our last day down there, and having a few hours to spare between checking out […]

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