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LAUGHTER IN THE PARK

Laughter is the key to a happy and healthy life and is good for the soul!  Keeping New York happy is exactly what Laughter In The Park brought to you by  214 more words

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Staying Cool at McCarren Park Pool

On a hot Wednesday afternoon, New Yorkers flocked to McCarren Pool, one of New York City’s public pools, to cool off. Located in northern Brooklyn on Lorimer Street, the pool offered a refreshing break from the sunny 90-degree forecast. 224 more words

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Eagles and Falcons and Hawks . . . oh My!

It was breathtaking. There I was, sitting on a bench at the top of Riverside Park conversing with a colleague, when the sky darkened , and a great swoosh of wings swept up a swirl of dust and leaves, and suddenly, we were in a scene from Jurassic Park. 1,195 more words

UNION SQUARE WELCOMES ARTIST LIONEL SMIT'S FIRST U.S. PUBLIC ART INSTALLATION

Smit’s MORPHOUS to Grace Union Square Park through April 2017

To welcome MORPHOUS to Union Square’s triangle park, we were joined by the artist, Lionel Smit, one of South Africa’s most noteworthy young artists debuting his first public art installation in the United States. 541 more words

Union Square Park

Exploring Inwood Hill Park

I recently moved into the Inwood neighborhood of Northern Manhattan and one thing that really excites me about this part of the city is the amount of nature and nature oriented events that go on. 586 more words

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TreesCount! Data Jam Recap

National Day of Civic Hacking and BetaNYC

Last Saturday, June 4, 2016 was the National Day of Civic Hacking across the USA, where people from a variety of backgrounds come together to hack on projects for good.   888 more words

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New Yorkers and Their Parks!

Before I lived here and even once I’d lived there but hadn’t gotten out of the “OMG NYC!!” tourist phase, I never would have understood the importance of parks (green spaces) in New York City. 552 more words

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