Tag Archives: Queens

Families, officials speak at vigil for traffic-violence victims

On the Brooklyn-Queens border, advocates, families, and elected officials came together Sunday to mourn the 300-plus victims of traffic violence since January 2013. 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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Bushwick in photos

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Funny to think that a week ago I was wearing a short-sleeved shirt and complaining because my hands were cold on the ride home. Today, I’m wearing a jacket and gloves.

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Biking the back streets of Bushwick

I’ve been squeezed for time in general lately, so I’ve had to fit my neighborhood visits in when I can. Coupled with the progressively earlier sunsets of autumn, this has sometimes led to artificial deadlines. I visited Bushwick on Saturday … Continue reading

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Plumb Beach in photos

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I didn’t take an overwhelming number of pictures on my trip to Plumb Beach, Dead Horse Bay, and Breezy Point, so this week’s gallery is smaller than usual.

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Biking to Plumb Beach, Dead Horse Bay, and Breezy Point

Yesterday might have been the most beautiful day of the year: high seventies and lacking the humidity that has plagued us for much of the summer. Having bought a bike on Tuesday, I was excited to take it out to … 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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