Beaches are opening? Beaches are opening!
We repeat, so that we ourselves believe it: all beaches (well, except Fort Tilden) will be open for swimming... tomorrow....
For new cyclists, Brian Lehrer suggests a rearview mirror, and Alan Cumming says "Don't look up." We say, be like a deer in the forest....
Museums for free, every day of the week
A list of museums you can visit for free, or pay-as-you-wish, can be found here....
Fix it, give it, rethink it: newest Greenmap for NYC
Greenmaps releases a lovely "fix it, give it, rethink it" map for a better New York City....
Whose park? Our park.
There are about 1,700 parks, playgrounds, and recreation facilities across the five boroughs. Do you have a park among these that's "yours?"...
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Food Stamping the Green Markets
January 4, 2012
More people are using food stamps at New York City Green Markets, as WNYC reported this morning. While there are different ways to present the findings, with some people all together critical of the claim because more New Yorkers (and Americans) are on food stamps in general these days, I can see the silver lining. And [...]
All along Broadway citizens, artists, community groups and scientists collaborate on ideas for the urban ecosystem
September 20, 2011
Twenty “hubs” dispersed along the length of Broadway will serve as sites for collaboration.