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Niblo’s Garden Party: A Night at the Cirkus

 

Dancing on someone’s grave may be the final insult you can pay them, but nobody ever said the other arts are off limits.

So guests flocked to Brooklyn’s Green-Wood Cemetery with picnic baskets in hand last Saturday for the fourth annual Night at Niblo’s Garden party, entering through its Gothic Revival gates and navigating the 478-acre grounds to a glacier pond known as Crescent Waters. 576 more words

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Green-Wood Cemetery Memorial Day Concert

Tradition dictates that if certain friends and I are in town, we amble over to Green-Wood Cemetery for their wonderful, old-fashioned Memorial Day concert. This year it was their 18th. 148 more words

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Off the Beaten Track: Exploring 3 Quiet Places in New York

By Alex Eggerking

Are you looking for somewhere new to explore? Or somewhere to take guests in town who think they have already seen everything there is to see in New York? 942 more words

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Rosemary's Baby

There’s a rare opportunity to buy a co-op apartment in The Dakota right now. I know this because an ad keeps finding me online this week telling me so; I don’t know who thinks I might want to buy a $1.8 Million one-bedroom on the eighth floor of a historic building – that’s not including the “maintenance fees,” which are higher than my rent in Brooklyn – but they should check their algorithm. 222 more words

A Frozen Zen Garden Awaits Someone

I don’t like it when the sky dumps over two feet of snow on a city and forces it to shut down; I love it… 673 more words