NY Photo #66

This mural of Ella Fitzgerald can be seen in all its wonderful, colorful glory at the Ridge Hill Shopping Center in Yonkers, NY, on Fitzgerald Street! Ella, though born in Newport News, Virginia in 1917, grew up in Yonkers. The ‘First Lady of Song’ spent her childhood years (in the 1920’s) on School Street (close […]

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La Lanterna Italian Restaurant – Yonkers, NY 🍽

   By Gabby… A Very Nice, Very Local Place. Located right next to the Saw Mill river Parkway and literally only 10 minutes from where we live – this is one of those places you pass everyday on your travels in and around home but you never visit based on assumptions like; ‘If it’s this […]

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Local Tourism #1

This post would’ve been a comparative taste test of 2 different brands of Cheese Curls, but one of us (and she will not be named!) ate the whole bag of one of the competing brands, so that can’t happen now! Instead, we will just have to post our first post on the subject of ‘Local […]

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Local Tourism #1 – Untermeyer Park, in Yonkers, NY

This post would’ve been a comparative taste test of 2 different brands of Cheese Curls, but one of us (and she will not be named!) ate the whole bag of one of the competing brands, so that can’t happen now! Instead, we will just have to post our first post on the subject of ‘Local […]

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