The Bronx Riviera

Submitted by ub on Wed, 12/14/2022 - 18:10

This one has to be filed as I will believe it whenever I actually see it only because I have heard this story way too many times before.

Just after moving to The Bronx in the 1990s to build and launch News 12, I returned to work in NYC long before the millennium. Since then, I began reading and listening to politicians yapping about giving a new facelift to Orchard Beach. This has been going on for four Mayors and some with several terms in office.

Dejavu all over again? Could it be true that the only man-made beach in the city could be getting a new life?

The Bronx Comes Together

Submitted by ub on Tue, 12/13/2022 - 12:28

What are Governor Kathy Hochul US Senator Schumer, and Representatives Torres, Ocasio-Cortez, and Bowman doing?

MTA and New York local officials broke ground to celebrate the beginning of construction for the Metro-North Penn Station Access Project that will connect Manhattan and The Bronx like never before.

Rude in America

Submitted by ub on Wed, 06/15/2022 - 09:12

Which state has many KAREN and KARON types according to recently published findings comparing all the United States of America?

Someone raising their voice and yelling - One person interrupting and talking over another. Several people vigorously talking at the same time, attempting to drown out the others and make their point. RUDE

NYC Arts and Crafts Fair

Submitted by ub on Sat, 06/04/2022 - 18:51

This weekend is a wonderful time to visit Spring Arts & Crafts Fair will be held on June 5th and June 6th Plenty of Sunshine.

Take advantage of this opportunity to display your craftsmanship to a wide audience with live music, events, and the backdrop of City Island.

California Drought

Submitted by ub on Tue, 05/31/2022 - 11:27

The growing California drought has reportedly resurrected a plan for continuing the continuing controversial Sites Reservoir.

A long-dead proposal to flood a bucolic valley north of Sacramento and create a massive reservoir for thirsty Southern California is finding new life, as well as opposition amid the effects of climate change and worsening drought.

Death Condo

Submitted by ub on Tue, 05/31/2022 - 09:16

Americans have all read, seen, or heard about the South Florida condo that collapsed and killed dozens of its residents.

The death toll in the Florida condo building collapse went up to 95. According to the AP, the Miami-area condominium building collapse had rescue crews working for the 20th day to find victims in the rubble.

The Associated Press article explicitly states "condominiums". Doesn't this cover other residential buildings of similar construction with regard to structural and safety inspections?

Our Slice of NYC Paradise

Submitted by ub on Thu, 05/19/2022 - 09:25

We welcome you to New York, New York, a city so nice we had to write it twice. We are offering you our slice of NYC Paradise.

Now that Spring has sprung and Summer will surely come, we have some interesting suggestions and recommendations for anyone who visits The Big Apple can experience these amazing spots.

The Great Metropolis

Submitted by ub on Fri, 05/13/2022 - 08:52

New York, New York is the one and only crossroads of the world and converges to enjoy another slice of New York City Paradise.  

Where scads of people from everywhere on earth, who have gobs of time chose to visit celebrate and celebrate another day in The Greatest City on 🌍 earth.

Earth Days 2022
ub Fri, 04/22/2022 - 08:50

City Images will not celebrate this Earth Day, but we will meditate and reflect on what 🌏  earthlings have done to our planet.

This #EarthDay 🌎 we invite you to read- We think that it is extremely important to get recharged and inspired. Do you agree that the beauty of our planet is truly a unique blessing?