Post Tagged with: "Urban Landscapes"

Remembering Sept 11 – The Tribute in Light from the Yonkers Waterfront…

Remembering Sept 11 – The Tribute in Light from the Yonkers Waterfront…

Last year there was a great deal of hoopla about the 10th anniversary of  the tragedy of 9/11.  The anniversary is always a time to reflect on what happened that day and all that has happened since.   This year was a bit different, Sept 11 seemed to appear almost by […]

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The Irvington Library –  Musings on the importance of public libraries in our lives and community….

The Irvington Library – Musings on the importance of public libraries in our lives and community….

There are those that say that libraries are no longer “important”.  Personally, I don’t want to live in a world when a place where much of our collective knowledge is curated, cataloged and disseminated is considered unimportant.  Perhaps we don’t “go to the library” as much as we used to, […]

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Downtown White Plains NY –  the city in the park

Downtown White Plains NY – the city in the park

The business district of downtown White Plains NY is a bustling place that is host to over 250,000 commuters daily.  The city also has its share of fine dining, shopping and entertainment for those who wish to play, relax and enjoy the amenities after work.   Throughout the entire course […]

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Fountain Fun in Downtown White Plains NY

Fountain Fun in Downtown White Plains NY

This is just a fun shot of the fountains of downtown White Plains.   They look so inviting on a hot summer day.  Kids love the fountains and adults love it almost as much.  The area is something of a gathering place.  Certainly there is the hustle and bustle of […]

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Some flowers prefer the urban lifestyle…..

Some flowers prefer the urban lifestyle…..

When I think of flowers, I think country.  What flower wouldn’t like life in the country? Or at least suburbia?   But some definitely prefer an urban vibe.  And thanks to the White Plains Beautification Foundation,  there are plenty of flower beds for them to bloom in the heart of […]

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