Tag Archives: Hurricane Sandy

Running Brooklyn: Red Hook

I had the pleasure of running in Red Hook three days in a row this weekend. The culmination of this streak was the Red Hook Criterion on Saturday night. The Crit, as it is known, is in its sixth year. … Continue reading

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The Weekly Nabe turns one – a belated post

Can you believe I forgot my blog’s birthday? I thought it was today. I’m such a bad person. I started The Weekly Nabe one year and one week ago. I kicked it off with the announcement of my intention to … Continue reading

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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: Prospect Park

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It’s hard to believe that over a month has passed since Hurricane Sandy struck the area. My friend Anne sent me some photos she took of Prospect Park in the days after the storm, and she was kind enough to … Continue reading

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On happiness (and Totonno’s)

There’s a sad piece in today’s Times on Totonno’s struggle to deal with the wrath of Sandy. It makes Pete Wells’s plea to eat out in lower Manhattan seem pitiable by comparison. It also makes me regret I hadn’t written my thoughts … Continue reading

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Post-Sandy photos: Eastern Parkway, Broadway Junction, Stuyvesant Heights

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Here’s the last post of this set. There were a few memorable moments here, most of them revolving around marveling with others at the crushed cars. I also got some frozen yogurt at Brooklyn Swirl, which was very good. I … Continue reading

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Post-Sandy photos: Cypress Hills and Highland Park

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Highlight of this segment: gorilla walks across street in front of me, barks: “Gimme the bike!” Recaps of previous trips: Cypress Hills, Highland Park Click here for the full collection of post-Sandy photos.

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