Tag Archives: Hudson River

Perspectives: A Jersey View of the Always Dynamic Big Apple!

This post contains ten images from “President’s Day” last week, underscoring the dynamics of a magnificently changing Manhattan skyline, driven by decades long, mind-blowing construction.    As Robert Plant once sang: “Ohh, …it makes me wonder…” Thanks for viewing. Click on or “finger stretch” … Continue reading

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9/11: Fifteen Years Later… We’ll Never Forget

Shortly after the first plane struck the North Tower, my daughter called to ask if I had heard the news that a small plane had crashed into New York’s World Trade Center, tower #1. Her ‘heads up’ was early and sketchy, … Continue reading

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A Few Favorite images

A few previously unpublished images from the archives – or – what to publish when you are a.) too busy, or b.) at wit’s end (end of wits?) to create anything else! Thanks for viewing. Comments are always welcome. M 🙂 … Continue reading

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Right of Way – In The Summertime

A beginner’s guide to who has the right of way on the waterways. This educational (?) post contains 10 images. Click on for more details.  Images 1-8, Hudson River, NY Harbor, 8/9/15 Images 9-10, Barnegat Bay N.J. 8/16/15 No offense … Continue reading

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Step Up, Step Down, and Round They Go – The Dance of the Electrons

Part One: Pondering while Eating Toast:  Bread Crumbs to Utility Pole. This journey traces our electrical power to its source – in three parts.  How does the ubiquitous energy that we take for granted come to our homes? Where does it start? … Continue reading

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Park Police Escort – The Dilemma of the Capture

This Post Contains Four Images Two images captured of the New York skyline were featured on my previous post. To change perspective, I  drove closer to the George Washington Bridge, now 1/2 mile (.8 km) south, for this view from the edge of the Hudson … Continue reading

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A Winter’s Day…. Late-Day NYC View From the Frigid Englewood Boat Basin

Located aside the Hudson River, the Englewood Boat Basin is on the New Jersey side, a few miles north of the George Washington Bridge.  The icy wind assured there would be no “old friends” on these park benches, just  “cold as … Continue reading

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