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Rain & Snow Mix with Crowd in Holiday Spirit at Washington Square Tree Lighting Last Night

Rain & Snow Mix with Crowd in Holiday Spirit at Washington Square Tree Lighting Last Night

December 11, 2014

Rain and snow could not stop people from attending the tree lighting at Washington Square last night and in fact in some ways only added to the event. A friendly note: Not to be a scrooge but the park tree lighting ceremony needs some tweaking. The woman who sings, lovely voice, but she sings too […]

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In The News : Washington Square and Other Parks/Public Spaces

In The News : Washington Square and Other Parks/Public Spaces

October 30, 2014

Learn about New York Dosas’ Thiru Kumar whose food cart is based at the southern end of Washington Square Park via Kumar’s Lunch of Dreams, a lovely piece at Mashable. Loving New York: Washington Square at Travel Pulse is a lovely encounter at the park and worth checking out. Michael Kimmelman, Architecture Critic at the […]

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Late September Washington Square

Late September Washington Square

September 30, 2014

It’s turning October and the leaves will turn also shortly but until then, here is the latest from end of September. There is the usual: music, palm readings and tarot, chess and wildlife , along with the also unfortunately occurring all too often: more dead trees around the Fountain. (More to come on this…) In addition, […]

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A Sparrow & Sign at Washington Square

A Sparrow & Sign at Washington Square

September 30, 2014

Love the sparrows and all the wildlife at the park and how they intermingle within the environment. I also really loved this top photo! Photos: Cathryn

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Mid-Summer Washington Square -- Photos, And a Few Brief Updates

Mid-Summer Washington Square — Photos, And a Few Brief Updates

August 14, 2014

Note summer comfort station hours above. And the administration offices now have a gauzy material covering the windows: NY Dosas is in the park now after so long outside but the other “hot dog” vendors are missing at the moment (soon to return I’ve been told): The fountain was off limits over the weekend, the […]

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Summer Washington Square

Summer Washington Square

July 28, 2014

Clearly, there is some disturbance to the Universe that is the trees that line the Washington Square Park fountain as … (more on this to come) Photos: Cathryn I have some news’ posts to come … check back!

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Weekend Washington Square in The Heart of Summer 2014 (Photos)

Weekend Washington Square in The Heart of Summer 2014 (Photos)

June 30, 2014

Photos: Cathryn

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Lady With Pigeons, Washington Square Park

Lady With Pigeons, Washington Square Park

May 15, 2014

I’m a pigeon fan! One of the many nice things about Washington Square Park is that many people are fans of the park pigeons, and, if they are not, they often become converts watching the interactions between people and birds. If you’re still not convinced, read here: 21 Reasons you should Appreciate Pigeons Photo: Cathryn

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Scene: Washington Square Park in May (Photos)

Scene: Washington Square Park in May (Photos)

May 5, 2014

Photos: Cathryn

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Washington Square Park April 2014: The Latest

Washington Square Park April 2014: The Latest

April 28, 2014

First, the Park in Bloom: Park House Comfort Station Admin Building – What’s New: The building was unveiled at long last earlier this month. The glass on top (between these wood slats) has not yet been installed (note: if it has, I missed it! will check again or report back to me.). Reports abound about the […]

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