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New OWS occupation frustrates local community
After being booted out of Zuccotti Park last weekend, after a six month occupation, Occupy Wall Street protestors have moved to a public space - Union Square Park - leaving the community with mixed reactions.
Urban Foraging in Prospect Park
Urban foraging is the other way to eat locally. Foragers look for edible weeds, non-toxic mushrooms and colorful trees that bear fruits such as American persimmons—a deliciously sweet yellow or orange-tinged fruit with a tough skin, packing juice.
Spring in NYC: Union Square Park
With spring having approached earlier than expected, Union Square park has been flooded with lots of people taking extended breaks from work and school!
Spring in NYC: Dog days in Tompkins Square
The first day of spring lifted the spirits of New Yorkers and their dogs.
Spring in NYC: Warm day at the Farmers Market
The Bowling Green Farmers Market is a warm place to be on the first day of spring.
City poet hits hard times
Donald Green, “A New York Times Published Poet" sells his work for $1 in a dank subway corridor. He is still searching for literary fame.
Famous in Kathmandu, anonymous in New York
A rock star from Nepal finds new life in New York
Brooklyn eatery serves gourmet fast food the “Trini way”
Island Burger is one of dozens of Caribbean restaurants lining Utica Avenue, attracting guests from near and far wanting a taste of the islands.
A warm winter brings relief to the homeless
“It has been a mild winter, but I’m not worried about sh**,” Larry Reddick said. “Bring on the snow, I can’t wait.”
Trash diving for food is a Freegans life
"It’s a philosophy, world view, life style that reuses, repurposes all kinds of goods,” said freegan, Giovanni Andollo.