Fire Hydrants and the Urban Rainbow

July 10, 2010 by · Comments Off on Fire Hydrants and the Urban Rainbow 

Rainbow on 106th
Yes, dogs urinate on them and you can’t park in front of them. But fire hydrants can also be quite attractive — magical, even — as evidenced by these photos of Upper West Side hydrants by David T. Cole Read More / Comment »

Do You Take Photos of the Upper West Side?

June 3, 2010 by · Comments Off on Do You Take Photos of the Upper West Side? 

Double Dog WalkingThere’s a reason that filmmakers love to make movies on the Upper West Side. The camera loves the neighborhood.

Lots of Upper West Siders take great photos (like this shot from contributor Glark, left) and many of them have joined our new flickr group. Now we’re looking for more contributors. Read More / Comment »

The Upper West Side, 4 a.m.

May 7, 2010 by · 2 Comments 

By David T. Cole
Restless in the middle of the night, local photographer David T. Cole, a.k.a. Glark, ventured outside. This is what he found. Read More / Comment »

The Great UWS Cupcake Debate: Magnolia, Crumbs or Buttercup?

April 27, 2010 by · 4 Comments 

Cupcake Night Lineup
By David T. Cole, a.k.a. Glark
If there‚Äôs something we Upper West Siders love more than a third bank opening on our block, it surely must be the cupcake. Living in New York apartments as we do, we long ago shunned the problematic full-sized Read More / Comment »