The End of the Reign of the Mall

My local outdoor mall puts on a fireworks display every year to celebrate America’s birthday.  There’s a band, food, games for the kids and an array of USA themed characters walking the grounds. The mall is packed by 2 pm with a steady stream arriving by bus and car up to the last second before…

Blizzard of 2016

I shot this video outside the house.  After all was said and done, Yonkers N.Y. received 20.5″ of snow.    

The Cadillac Range

Art Imitating Art Every once in a while I like to stray outside my back yard to see what is over the next hill. This particular journey lead me out west. No, not to the mountains of New Mexico, but to a Disney’s California Adventure Park ride (Radiator Springs Racer). If you have young children,…

St. Patrick’s Cathedral

St. Patrick’s Cathedral is the largest decorated Neo-Gothic-style Catholic cathedral in North America.  The cathedral, which can accommodate 3,000 people, is built of brick clad in marble, quarried in Massachusetts and New York. The main block of the cathedral is made of Tuckahoe marble.It takes up a whole city block, between 50th and 51st streets,…

Untermyer Park

A beautiful walled garden with breathtaking views – Westchester County, NY