Posts Tagged ‘time warner center’

Sidewalk sweeper

June 13, 2013

& subway

It sounds old fashioned, but of course there are sidewalk sweepers in NYC. People are litterbugs, rude gum-chewers, and smokers… the sidewalk is a magnet for everything in the city.

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One way here… and there

May 17, 2013

pros

Correct me if I’m wrong, but don’t these pedestrians have such determination and purpose that their actions appear almost scripted? Maybe we’re witnessing an impromptu theater piece by the Time Warner Center.

New monster building

June 14, 2012

As seen from the Time Warner Center. To use our vast architectural vocabulary, that new building on West 57th Street, on the block across from Carnegie Hall, is going to be a biggie, a behemoth, in fact, a skyline-changer. Upon completion, the mixed-use building will be 75 stories, among the tallest in the city.

Hot dogs after dark

March 22, 2012

The hot dog vendors outside the Time Warner Center give the traffic circle a carnival feeling. The multi-color lights are a welcome addition to the usual taxicab yellows and car headlights and tail lights.

Mannequin escaped

September 25, 2011

I am reminded of the recently escaped pea hen from the Central Park Zoo. People watched, wondered where she might fly off to, but ultimately the bird returned to the safety and familiarity of her home at the zoo.

A little overheated

July 11, 2011

The summer is yet young; there is plenty of time for big heatwaves and for city dwellers to be truly overheated.

Late lunch

July 8, 2011

At quarter to two, Landmarc at the Time Warner Center is still packed. Reviews are mixed about this French bistro; service is unpredictable. But for every person who finds the food so-so, another raves about it.

Team New York biker @ Columbus Circle

June 18, 2011

Got the shirt, got the hat, got the attitude. Columbus Circle is always crowded, though this picture makes it look otherwise. Bikes are everywhere, thanks to the bike rental businesses that are on every corner near Central Park.

Chillin’ Like a Villain

May 16, 2011

Yo, like Gellin’ Like a Felon? You are right if you think everyone older than you is out to embarrass you. Sorry but true, Villain!

Your fancy sandwich is ready

April 20, 2011

On the third floor of the Time Warner Center, the air gets thinner and food fancier, even at Bouchon Bakery, the casual food outlet of a famous restauranteur.