Category: Brooklyn

Hero on the R Train

 I passed a distinguished older gentleman on the subway today, wearing three military decorations on his lapel. my daughter Ella and I took the open seats behind him, while I worked up the nerve to speak with him. I’m at

Posted in Brooklyn, NYC, Personalities, Uncategorized

Banksy on Smith Street

Three years ago, I saw an original Banksy on Smith Street… That’s Brooklyn for you, a living, breathing work of art. October 10, 2013

Posted in Brooklyn, Cobble Hill, Uncategorized

Halloween in Prospect Park

Posted in Brooklyn, Prospect Park

Prospect Park Carousel Free on Thursdays

Posted in Brooklyn, Park Slope, Prospect Park, Uncategorized

Humpback Breaches in View of the Verrazano

This video was published on YouTube June 15, 2016 by Holly Bosshard    

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Captain America: Civil War

I planned to meet a few friends for the opening night of Captain America: Civil War. I bumped into an old friend in the lobby who was there to catch an earlier show. I was chided by everyone I knew at

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Ancestral Home – 1930s Butler Street, Carroll Gardens

A text from a friend: So my sister is doing family research and found this (Butler between Smith & Hoyt) is where my grandparents first lived as newlyweds with their first child. It was 1930, they were 23 & 26

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2016 Park Slope St. Paddy’s

This was Ella’s 4th year marching with the Buckley School of Irish Dance in the Park Slope St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

Posted in Brooklyn, Neighborhoods, Park Slope, Photo Album

A Sunday Afternoon in Bushwick

Posted in Brooklyn, Bushwick, Neighborhoods, Photo Album