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Hurricane Sandy

November 5, 2012 by  
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Hurricane Sandy

(Photos by Joe) Look closely at the above photo and you can see the height the water rose to on the brickwork. This house is on a section of a street that is about three to four feet higher than other sections of the neighborhood. All of these photos are from Midland Beach in Staten Island, except […]

Hurricane Sandy – Staten Island

November 5, 2012 by  
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Hurricane Sandy – Staten Island

(Photos by Dave) My brother took these photos. All are from either Midland Beach or South Beach in Staten Island. They were taken about five days after the hurricane first hit. Click here to see more Hurricane Sandy pics.   Here are my STORIES and info on my Novels

Coney Island Creek and Sea Gate

August 10, 2012 by  
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Coney Island Creek and Sea Gate

(Coney Island Creek, Gravesend Bay, and Verrazano Bridge – Photos by Joe) Wow! My first photo post in over two years… I drove out to Coney Island two weeks ago to get some pics and a feel for the place. I’m working on the below story post, which is set in Coney Island in the year 1854. […]

Peking, Wavertree and Helen McAllister at Pier 17

July 10, 2010 by  
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Peking, Wavertree and Helen McAllister at Pier 17

(Photos by Joe) I wanted to get up some photos of these boats docked at Pier 17. If you’ve read some of my stories, you know I spend a lot time over there.  Here are my STORIES and PHOTOS

A few photos from South Street Seaport

July 7, 2010 by  
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A few photos from South Street Seaport

(Photos by Joe)  I must have hundreds of photos from South Street Seaport. It’s easily one of my favorite places in NYC    Here are my STORIES and PHOTOS

Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks on Hudson River

July 5, 2010 by  
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Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks on Hudson River

(Photos by Joe) My friend, Polar Bear Dave, rented a boat for us to cruise around NYC yesterday and see the Macy’s fireworks show on the Hudson. I took about 1000 photos. I will post many of them in the next week or so. – The task of going through 1000+ photos and posting just a […]

Staten Island Ferry + Dredger

July 1, 2010 by  
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Staten Island Ferry + Dredger

(Photos by Joe) Here are a few photos of the Staten Island Ferry pulling away from Staten Island and a dredger at work in the harbor.   Here are my STORIES and PHOTOS

South St between Beekman St and Peck Slip

June 29, 2010 by  
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South St between Beekman St and Peck Slip

(Photos by Joe) I wanted to post some photos of this section of South Street, because it’s the focus of the next story in Episode 30. Here is the first story in that series: Milk Toast.   Here are my STORIES and PHOTOS

Upper NY Bay & Narrows from Staten Island

June 23, 2010 by  
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Upper NY Bay & Narrows from Staten Island

(Photos by Joe) These photos were from the end of Hylan Boulevard past Bay Street by the Alice Austen House.   Here are my STORIES and PHOTOS

St Paul’s / Alba House in Staten Island

June 16, 2010 by  
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St Paul’s / Alba House in Staten Island

(Alba House – Photos by Joe) St. Paul’s design looks like it was inspired by the utilitarian, concrete buildings from the heyday of the old Soviet Union. It is located at 2187 Victory Blvd in Staten Island. Here are my STORIES and PHOTOS

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