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Designing Change at the Urban Ecology Lecture Series

Steven Handel, Ph.D. and Director of the Center for Urban Restoration Ecology at Rutgers University gave a dynamic presentation on urban landscape restoration to a packed house at Threes Brewing. 308 more words

Gowanus Canal Conservancy

Are You Aware of NYC Dog Run Rules?

I have been taking my dogs to NYC Dog Runs for ten years now. Each dog run has its own set of rules posted near the front entrance to the run. 2,196 more words


How the NYC Parks Dept is Slowly Poisoning Our Dogs

Prince and I are avid walkers in the NYC parks. However, it has come to our attention that the NYC parks department has not lived up to their “Sustainability” promise as per their… 570 more words


Walking Route #5: Juniper Valley Park

Our final post for this weeks featured dog walking routes is Juniper Valley Park in Middle Village, Queens. This is one close to our hearts because we have met so many wonderful dog owners through this common location. 272 more words


Aileen B. Ryan Recreational Complex - The Bronx, NY

I have a really nice-looking, two-color track to post today.  This one is found in New York City at Pelham Bay Park in The Bronx.  This track is built on the site of old… 132 more words

Track And Field

The History of The Bowling Green

At the lower end of Broadway there is a small circular public square, enclosed with an iron railing, and ornamented with a fountain in the centre. 351 more words


Walking Route #4: Forest Park

Today’s featured park is near and dear to me as it is right in our backyard. We love Forest Park because it is like a little world of its own a spit away from our doorsteps. 341 more words