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Weekend Guide: Enjoying Manhattan on a Budget

I have the misfortune of spending a majority of my time in three of the United States’ most expensive cities, and as a result, the absolute fortune of learning how to enjoy myself, regardless, on the budget of a freelance millennial with way too many loans (‘sup, … 609 more words

Critics: Upper Manhattan Parks Have Too Few Patrols, Are Vulnerable To Crime

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Some New Yorkers have complained that a plan for safer streets may be taking safety resources away from city parks.

As CBS2’s Meg Baker reported, Upper Manhattanites are demanding more security in their green spaces. 324 more words


Stumbling Through Blessing: Part Five - Quiet Seeds, Big Apple

(The latest in this series about the Birkot HaShachar, the Jewish morning blessings, and the role they might play in helping us – Jews and non-Jews; believers, agnostics, and atheists – live with more gratitude, presence, and even compassion.   1,462 more words


Peace and Quiet

The weather was nice and I was in the area, so a first trip to Inwood Hill Park seemed like a good idea. Though it was in the afternoon on a weekday, I was surprised by how isolated and quiet it was compared to a lot of other parks here. 391 more words


Turnpike Angst, A Visit to the Old Neighborhood, Fun with My Girls--a Great Sunday!

After two harrowing trips on the NJ Turnpike, I’m, thankfully, here on this bright Monday morning to report about yesterday’s goings on!

With the clocks jumped ahead that one hour, I did wake up slightly more tired than usual, but with some strong coffee as my medicine, I was up and running on the road to NYC by 7:30 AM. 1,864 more words

Irish Dance

Dog Has A Home After 10 Years Wandering Washington Heights, Inwood

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A rescued dog that spent a decade roaming the streets of Upper Manhattan was headed home with his new owner Thursday night. 74 more words


Journal: NYC's Inwood Hill Park

New York City’s major parks are predominantly manmade approximations of nature. Inwood Hill Park is unique as the last bit of unchanged land in one of the world’s most developed places.   283 more words