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Central Park

Morning Brief: February 10

by Jeff Coltin
Harlem Meer

Harlem Meer, Charley Lhasa, flickr

A large-scale art project will be bringing a new flavor to Central Park in the late Spring. According to the New York Times Magazine, the experience will be happening each Friday and Saturday afternoon from May 15 to June 20, and will include things like an ice cream truck with sunset-colored flavors, recreations of famous movie scenes, and a boat with a brass band navigating the Harlem Meer.

By Nightfall

by George Bodarky
New York City at dusk
John Mrachina, flickr

Autumn officially arrives this week, and that means the days will grow shorter and shorter until the winter solstice on December 22nd. But, an early nightfall has its bright sides, including more time to spot owls in the city.

New York Parks

by George Bodarky
Picture of Central Park
Dalem, Flickr

On this week's Cityscape, we'll delve into the history of Central and Riverside parks, tag along with a group of bird watchers in Central Park, and discover Prospect Park's little-known treasures.

The Hobby Shop

by George Bodarky
Front of Rudy's Hobby Supplies
Morlene Chin, WFUV

Between work, chores and everything in between, it can be hard to find time to relax. But, experts say it’s vital to balance work and play, and some say there’s no better way to decompress than to engage in a hobby.

Flying High Over New York City

by George Bodarky
Andrea McCrary, WFUV

On this week's Cityscape, we’re exploring New York from an aerial view – you might say we’re flying high above the city. We'll be talking with a long-time window washer, a helicopter traffic reporter and an operator of the Roosevelt Island Tram.

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