Roosevelt Island Community Garden

The Roosevelt Island Community Garden’s space on a tucked away island harbors an urban retreat impossible anywhere else. A gift from the state flourishes with well-kept plots and a near secret lily pond.

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Photo Gallery Kite Flight for Peace and Human Rights

Our Photo Gallery Kite Flight for Peace and Human Rights celebrates last year’s fun for all ages event. Each year, Four Freedoms Park hosts Kite Flight coinciding with International Peace Day. Here’s how it flew by in 2018.

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Roy Eaton Plays Bryant Park

Roy Eaton plays Bryant Park. His annual weeklong gig runs from September 23rd to the 27th. 89 years old, recovered from a stroke in 2017, he continues to amaze.

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About New York’s Largest Mural

Domingo Zapata talks with Jonn Nubian

New York’s largest Mural is painted on vinyl, and it covers One Times Square with pop art excitement. Artist Domingo Zapata talked with our friend, YRB mag’s Jonn Nubian, about it.

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You don’t meditate? Why not?

You don’t meditate? Why not? You usually have better judgment.

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New York City Sunrise: Fire in the sky

What is startling about New York City Sunrise: Fire in the sky is that it faces west, not east. Early morning clouds catch the rising sun like a fireball crossing over Manhattan.

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Hula Hoop Violin with Sofia in Central Park

Hula Hoop Violin seems an odd performance combination, and it is. But Sofia executes the feat, every weekend in New York City’s Central Park.

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Jim Luce Touches the World from Roosevelt Island

Jim Luce touches the world, but you may have missed it. He’s unassuming, even at home on Roosevelt Island. Meeting him, you might never guess that he’s twice been awarded the Certificate of Congressional Recognition for his work or that he heads two international nonprofits.

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Bad Moving Day in Pictures

It was a Bad Moving Day. It must have looked better as an idea than it became as a fact.

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Penguins arrested sushi bar invasion

Two penguins were arrested in a sushi bar invasion, this week, according to a story in USA Today.

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