One July, a century back, the Duke of Middlebottom presented the smart set of New York with a shining brief flash of a summer “season” in glittery performance of a one-night operatic spectacle at the private theater of his rented townhouse on West Twelfth Street.Read More
Month: July 2023
New Yorkers are especially vulnerable to the hot weather hazards because the city can be 10 degrees warmer than surrounding areas. Our infrastructure is largely made up of asphalt, concrete and metal which trap in the heat.Read More
Jul, 2023 | Scenes From the Street
On the Hudson River Park esplanade is the beautiful bronze sculpture “Apple” (2000/01) by West Village artist Stephan Weiss (1938-2001). It includes a sitting platform and a ‘core’ cut-out, making it a wonderful climbing adventure for children.Read More
Jul, 2023 | Neighborhood
In what has been an extremely challenging year for everyone’s human rights, members of the LGBTQIA+ and BIPOC communities have seen even a higher rise in both physical and legislative violence, with over 400 anti-LGBTQIA+ bills introduced tRead More
A big thank you to my Village Friends, both humans and dogs who either came to or helped prepare for the celebration. It was a great success!Read More
My sweet Noah crossed the rainbow bridge today, he died peacefully in my arms blessing me with one more kiss before he passed. I imagine he’s in dog heaven, splashed in sunlight, wrapped in a cozy blanket waiting for me.
I got Noah when I was splitting time between San Francisco and New York
Jul, 2023 | Joy In the Moment
Years ago, when a salesperson knocked on your door, if you opened it and bought something, the salesperson came back to sell you more? These days, if you look something up online or give to an organization, guess what? You’ll hear from them again!Read More
Jul, 2023 | Lifestyle
Do you want to take your vacation twice? How about a dozen times? Is it possible to relive your vacation as many times as you would like if you practice being in the moment while you are laying by the pool, hiking your favorite mountain, or seeing the sights.Read More
First, and just in time for the heat of the season, comes the revival of our movie screenings. We’ve recently completed an audio-visual renovation in our first floor Willa Cather room, giving us a vastly improved setup for our regular Monday night movies, as well as some summertime matinees.Read More
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- Astro-Zodial DECEMBER 2023 Sagittarius/CapricornPeering into the festive Hudson-crystal ball shows a conglomeration of fire and earth as we approach year’s end.
Village Pet Pages
- Holiday Health TipsAs a medical team we want to share some ways to for people and pets to enjoy the holidays and prevent some hazards.
Joy in the Moment
- Expect Nothing! You won’t be let down.Have you ever looked forward to an occasion, be it time with someone, a trip, a gift, a holiday…you name it? Then, when it didn’t work out as expected, or better said, as you expected, then you felt let down?