Posts Tagged ‘Prospect Park’

Sandy is gone but her destruction remains. Still, Saturday was a beautiful sunny day and, by most estimates, there are far more volunteers for every site than are needed. New Yorkers really turned out and, with that, a few random pictures from today:

In Park Slope, we already have the bike lane everyone loves to hate and now changes are afoot for Prospect Park’s crowded roadway which, on any given day, is host to walkers, joggers, bikers, children on razor scooters, skateboarders and yes, cars. If you’ve ever walked on that roadway on a crowded, beautiful day, you’re […]

It was another great night of music last night at the Celebrate Brooklyn festival at the Prospect Park Bandshell and, if you’ve never been, you oughta get yourself over there. There’s still plenty of music left this summer. Where else can you meet an 81-year-old music fan  (as I did last night) who will wear […]

My daughter’s boyfriend stayed with us overnight this weekend so he could awaken at 4:30 a.m. for a 6:30 a.m. bicycle race in Prospect Park. You read that right — 4:30 A.M.!! I guess you could say he’s a fairly passionate biker. When I woke up at 7 a.m., i figured what the hey, I’ll […]

Now that the winter is over, the squirrels in NYC parks are out and about foraging for food anywhere they can find it, as some mothers at the 3rd Street playground in Prospect Park have noticed. The squirrels there are particularly aggressive and climb aboard and into strollers, stealing childrens’ “snack traps,” goldfish crackers, and […]