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The Empire State Building Lit Up for India Day

The tower lights of the Empire State Building are known for changing colors to commemorate certain occasions and events. On August 15th, the Empire State Building’s tower color were green, white and orange(colors of the Indian flag) to commemorate India Day which marks India’s independence form the British. 6 more words

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A Letter To My 11-Year-Old Self

As the school year begins and I am faced with the challenge of shaping the minds of 32 young, bright-faced 11-year-olds, I reflect back to what life was life for me as a 5th grader. 976 more words

MAN-MADE BEAUTY: ART DECO ARCHITECTURE OF THE UPPER WEST SIDE OF MANHATTAN

This post is an amalgam (no pun intended given the building materials used in this style of architecture) of several recurring themes in my blog:      1,597 more words

Humpback Whale Breaches Off New York City

There she blows!  A humpback whale, dubbed Jerry by researchers, showed that some summer tourists come by sea, as the magnificent creature surfaced off the coast of the Big Apple.   61 more words

New York City - Day Three

After two full days exploring the city we decided to do a few ‘touristy’ activities on our last day! First up – a stroll in Central Park followed by a cruise to the Statue of Liberty and an evening on top of the Empire State Building. 35 more words

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NYC icons enjoy sunset

NYC icons enjoy tonight’s fiery sunset.

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Whew.

Traylor and I are back from the Big Apple and trying to get back into the swing of things. Let me tell you, it’s not easy. 755 more words

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