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So it looks like I still need to reach out more to my audience. There needs to be more traffic to my site. It looks like people like to look at the photos but I need to link them to … Continue reading

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The Hands Behind the Bells of the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign

The red-bib, bell-ringers of the Salvation Army are icons on many sidewalks this time of year. A beacon for loose change and dollar bills. Donald Clynes works the bell’s as a remembrance for his grandmother, who used to walk him … Continue reading

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Pavlina Horakova: a voice to remember

Her exotic toned voice draws you in immediately, a sound not typical in her country, which is why she’s in New York. Czech Pavlina Horakova is a mezzo soprano rising opera sensation. She has won the Czech National Vocal Competition … Continue reading

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New York Buy Nothing Day with Rev Billy and the Life After Shopping Choir

For a decade, Reverend Billy and the Life After Shopping choir have been taking to the streets the day after Thanksgiving for their annual “Buy Nothing Day” activities, an anti-consumerist response to “Black Friday.” This year, the crew sang carols … Continue reading

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Antique Watches and their Guardians

I live in Manhattan, and I own a pocket watch. The watch is an antique, more than 150 years old, and, having recently passed into my care for the first time, abruptly stopped working. Figures. I have had – and … Continue reading

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The NYC Nomad

Meet Ed Casabian. He has dubbed himself New York’s City’s quintessential wanderer. The 29-year old embarked on a journey to explore and travel in his own city. So far he has spent nights in neighborhoods as varied as Park Slope, … Continue reading

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New York’s Running Machine

Anna Fyodorova has run the bridges of New York, hills in France and races throughout Europe. The Brooklyn resident won the New York 60-kilometer Knickerbocker ultramarathon several years ago and continues to race almost every weekend. She also won the … Continue reading

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Holiday Ice Skating in Bryant Park

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Warhammer 40,000: Let the Customizations Begin

A squad of nine Space Marines are left after a devastating turn of events.  They are pinned down and surrounded by hordes of Orks.  Their fate will be decided on the next roll.  They hope their general is feeling lucky … Continue reading

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Do we really want a Walmart in New York City?

After many failed attempts, the mother of big box stores in America is preparing to disembark in New York City. It has taken nearly 50 years since the company’s foundation, but, pending some details, Walmart is coming to the Big … Continue reading

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