The United Solo Theatre Festival

United Solo Festival

Much like the rest of us, I had never heard of a ‘Ponzi scheme’ until I heard it applied to Bernie Madoff in the news. Thanks to the solo play “Charles Ponzi – A Dollar and a Scheme” written and performed by Alessio Bordoni I learned that AKA Charles Ponzi was originally Carlo Pietro Giovanni […]

NYC Travel Just Got A Whole Lot Easier Thanks To The Sky Caps

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You’ve heard the name but you may not know what they do.     Well, I’ll tell you. Would you like to be crowned king or queen at the airport, for a mere pittance? Money talks and your money walks or rather the Sky Caps with your luggage to the airplane whilst being handed a […]

The No Tell Boatel

Photo Credit: Anne Edris

Having lived for decades in full throttle, also known as the island of Manhattan, the Far Rockaways have been my sanctuary to refuel for many years. Manhattan requires energy, patience and very much of all that, this, and the other. Through friends I discovered the Boatel located at Marina 59 in Jamaica Bay, Queens. Only […]

Gone Fishin’: Free Family Fun At Pier 25

A guest caught a fish!

As a Manhattanite I’ve always been fascinated and jealous of people on boats or fishing off piers – wondering what all the excitement was about. I have annual families of foreign or domestic guests in search of something new and together we discovered Big City Fishing. We went to Pier 25 today in the Tribeca […]

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