Tag Archives: Week 08 – Canarsie

Canarsie in photos

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Here are some images I couldn’t work into the summary of my visit to Canarsie.

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By way of Canarsie

Now that you know how I got to Canarsie, let’s talk about my visit to the nabe itself. The first thing I learned about Canarsie: it’s big.

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From resort nights to white flight: a brief history of Canarsie

Canarsie has long been the butt of jokes, from the archaic term “by way of Canarsie”, meaning in a roundabout manner, to The Three Stooges and The Honeymooners. Its storied history as a resort has been overshadowed by the actions … Continue reading

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Week eight: Canarsie

My fellow blogger atreegrowsinbklyn, who works at the Navy Yard’s BLDG 92, picked my eighth nabe.

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