Author Archives: Gerard

Christmas / Noël 2019 in New York City

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Friday was a mild winter day with temperatures around 50°F and an overcast sky. Vendredi était une journée douce avec des temperatures autour de 10°C et un ciel couvert. There were plenty of people visiting midtown Manhattan to check out … Continue reading

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The Museum of the Dog, New York City

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The Museum of the Dog is a nice little museum located at 101 Park Avenue (between 40th and 41st Streets) in New York, NY.  It consists of two floors where you will find mostly paintings and sculptures of dogs. Ce … Continue reading

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Charlotte’s Speakeasy

A speakeasy reopened in Farmingdale a few months ago. Il y a quelques mois qu’un speakeasy a rouvert à Farmingdale. During Prohibition (1920 – 1933) alcoholic beverages were banned.  Illegal bars and nightclubs called speakeasies proliferated. Pendant Prohibition (1920 – … Continue reading

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Christmas / Noël 2017 in New York City

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It’s that time of the year to go into the city to see the Christmas decorations so yesterday I went.  I got into Penn Station at 9 a.m. so the streets were not crowded yet.  It was around 33° F.  … Continue reading

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The Solar Eclipse, August 21, 2017

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I got to Jones Beach’s west end to view the eclipse at 1 p.m.  I was near the water.  The sun felt hot and it was so bright that I needed to wear my sunglasses.  The ocean breeze was cool.  … Continue reading

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Christmas / Noël 2016 in New York City

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Now for a stroll through midtown Manhattan to look at some of the Christmas decorations. Maintenant pour une promenade dans le centre de Manhattan pour regarder quelques décorations de Noël. Macy’s Macy’s store windows are always beautifully done for Christmas.  Some … Continue reading

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The Unisphere

This is the Unisphere in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens, New York.  It was commissioned for the New York World’s Fair of 1964 – 1965. Voici l’Unisphere à Flushing Meadows-Corona Park dans le Queens, New York.  Il était commissioné pour … Continue reading

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