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No, this is not my Halloween costume… this is a manifestation of my true, inner self. Happy Halloween anyway!

Speaking of Halloween costumes,today was the… 39 more words


Manhattan After Dark

Just Another Night on the Other Side of Town:

The driver took only thirty-five minutes to take me to Avenue A. Two hours early for the literary event I acted as a… 410 more words

The Writing Life

Say It Ain't So, Christo!

If you live in New York City, then you can’t help but be captivated by what’s going on in the city’s parks and particularly with the winged creatures who place a high priority on space and fight about territory as often as their human counterparts.   286 more words


East Village Dog Halloween Costume Parade Moves To New Location

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The 28th annual Tompkins Square Park Halloween Dog Parade is back on, it just won’t be held in its namesake park. 136 more words


Tompkins Square Halloween Parade Cancelled Due To City's Insurance Demands

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A popular city tradition that draws thousands of people to the East Village each year has been canceled.

Dogs of all shapes and sizes have been dressing up for the Tompkins Square Halloween Parade for 28 years, reports CBS2’s Reena Roy. 278 more words


30 years after the Tompkins Square Park Riots

This weekend the East Village commemorated the three decade anniversary of the Tompkins Square Park Riots with two days of concerts and speeches in the once-notorious East Village park. 765 more words

Notes From A Polite New Yorker

Photos from the 2018 Corgi Run at Tompkins Square Park

Zoe, the French bulldog.

PomPom is very shy.

There was a distinct lack of corgis at the Corgi Run.

There were lots of good dogs at the dog park. 17 more words