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Photos from Carnival 2012

My friend Helen and I went to yesterday’s 45th West Indian American Day Carnival. Held every Labor Day, it’s one of the largest parades in New York City. The procession follows Eastern Parkway from Crown Heights to Grand Army Plaza, … Continue reading

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Sheepshead Bay in photos

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Of most interest to me in this week’s collection: the two buildings not flush to the street. Were these poorly built, or did they face an ancient road at one point? One oversight I realized while putting this together: I didn’t take … 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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Broadway Junction in photos

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You didn’t think I had forgotten, did you? This gallery includes western Cypress Hills.

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Brighton Beach in photos

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As you should expect, there’s lots of Cyrillic to be seen here. For Michael’s perspective on our trip to Little Odessa, check out his recap.

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East New York in photos

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To keep my recap to a reasonable size, I had to cut out a lot of photos. No need to fear – they have a home now. Enjoy! Many of these sites were identified with the help of The East New … Continue reading

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Cypress Hills in photos

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It’s your weekly installment of pictures to shamelessly click through! There are several historical buildings in here, so pay attention. There’s also a taxidermist.

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