Tag Archives: City Line

The best things I ate in 2012

With 2012 drawing to a close, I took a few moments to reflect on the year before looking forward to what 2013 might bring. Here’s my list of favorite edibles from neighborhood visits, both official and otherwise, over the past … Continue reading

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Post-Sandy photos: East New York and City Line

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Most of the pictures in East New York were taken on or near Blake Avenue. Highlight of this portion: kids in Halloween costumes trick-or-treating on Liberty Avenue in City Line. Recaps of previous trips: East New York, City Line Click here for … Continue reading

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City Line in photos

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This installment features a few awful uses of space, a few examples of wall art, and a few religious houses. And, of course, a few shoes hanging from wires.

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Bangladesh on the border

You might have thought I skipped out on last week’s visit. I just delayed it for a bit, due both to some other obligations and to Ramadan. That’s a strange excuse, since I’m not Muslim. Much of the area is, … Continue reading

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City Line: a neighborhood boxed in

“The highway is planned essentially as a business road. It would provide for quick transportation of Long Island farm products into the heart of the city.” – Automobile Club of America on the proposed Conduit Highway, 1921 It would also … Continue reading

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Week twenty-one: City Line

I’m back! And it’s like I never really left. I visited my parents this weekend for my mom’s birthday, so she got to make the selection.

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