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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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Washington Square Park Filmed from the Air by a Drone (p.s. Did the Drone fly *through* the Arch?)

Washington Square Park Filmed from the Air by a Drone (p.s. Did the Drone fly *through* the Arch?)

April 17, 2014

If you ever wanted to feel like a bird flying throughout NYC… here is your chance. Stunning aerial views of NYC via Time.com including Washington Square Park. Captured via camera on a drone — not sure what to make of that aspect of this but, as a one time thing, it is pretty cool to see. […]

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Cherry Blossoms by the Arch

Cherry Blossoms by the Arch

April 16, 2014

Photo: Cathryn

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Spring At the Park: Chalked Arch & Lawn Reseeding

Spring At the Park: Chalked Arch & Lawn Reseeding

April 9, 2014

There was a lot of chalking on the Plaza around the Arch yesterday which somehow extended ON TO the Arch itself! The Northwest and Eastern end Park lawns are being reseeded and are fenced off. For how long… I am not certain. More on the opening of Phase III next! (Really!) Photos: Cathryn

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Washington Square Park 1908 Painting by William Glackens & Blog Schedule

Washington Square Park 1908 Painting by William Glackens & Blog Schedule

March 17, 2014

Washington Square Park 1908 by William Glackens. From 2008 WSP Blog post on William Glackens: One of Glackens’ favorite subjects was Washington Square Park, an old city square that separated Greenwich Village, a working-class neighborhood where many Italian immigrants had settled, and the well-to-do neighborhoods north of the square. Glackens drew and painted the view […]

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