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Sailor rejected from Standard Hotel because of her uniform

MEATPACKING DISTRICT, Manhattan (PIX11) — This posh hotel in a hot neighborhood has certainly seen controversy. Known for guests that like to bare it all. And that infamous Jay Z, Beyoncé and… 230 more words


Standard Hotel Apologizes After Turning Away Navy Officer During Fleet Week

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The Standard Hotel has apologized for turning away a Navy officer who tried to enter the ritzy hotel’s lounge wearing her uniform. 243 more words


From My Sketchbook - Week 16

This week I found myself sketching men instead of women…for no other reason except that there seemed to be more interesting men than women on my subway commutes.   150 more words


weekend adventures

So with my first weekend in New York City, what better thing to do than explore?

I tried to sleep in but was up promptly at 6am each morning of my long weekend. 167 more words

Memorial Day Remembrance Part Two

From my archives of San Francisco Fleet Week shots, a second photo montage tribute to Memorial Day.

Note: The middle shot; a morning muster of servicemen in front of San Francisco’s Justin Herman Plaza, seemed to ‘belong’ with this quintet of shots. 24 more words


U.S. Military, Residents Mark Memorial Day Weekend At Fleet Week Events

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — While many residents head for Tri-State Area beaches this Memorial Day weekend, others chose to mark the holiday with a visit to Times Square for Fleet Week happenings. 200 more words