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Mutty
10-25-2008, 05:41 PM
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Boston Rd and 174th st. Bronx. This is near where I stayed by my brother.


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Central Park at 103rd and 5th ave.


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Inside Central Park at 110th and 5th (Harlem Meer).


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Central Park


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Loews Theater at Lincoln Center where I watched the movie <span style="font-style: italic">Religulous.</span>


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On the way to Nyack, Spring Valley and Nanuet, Upstate New York.


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My old church in Brooklyn at Washington and Lafayette Ave(s) in Brooklyn. &quot;Michael&quot; from <span style="font-style: italic">Good Times</span> used to live in that brown high rise condominium hovering over the church when I used to live in New York.


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I used to live in this house on Washington Ave between Myrtle and Willoughby in Brooklyn.


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Going over the Tappanzee Bridge on the way to Nyack, New York.


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Looking down 42nd st toward 8th ave in Manhattan. My, how that stretch has changed.

Mutty
10-25-2008, 05:44 PM
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Bryant Park at W 42nd st and 6th ave.


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The first place I lived in New York City way back when I was 8. We lived on the top floor to the far left. This was at W162nd st and Ogden in the Bronx just up the street from Yankee Stadium.


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My first elementary school in New York - P.S 73 on Anderson Ave in the Bronx. Went here for part of 3rd and I think, all of 4th grade before moving to southeastern Bronx.


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View of the start/end of the Brooklyn Bridge from building in lower Manhattan.

Mutty
10-25-2008, 05:46 PM
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Central Park conservatory waterfall


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Inside Central Park


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Seventh Day Adventist Church on Lennox Ave in Harlem


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The ever busy 125th st and Malcolm X Blvd (7th ave). You can see the famous Apollo Theater in the distance.


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Lovers on the grass in Central Park


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Park Ave and 90th st.



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Flowers on a 90th st (Mahattan) sidewalk


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World famous Papaya hot dogs on 86th st an 3rd ave.


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Inside the Loews Lincoln Center theater where I watched <span style="font-style: italic">Religulous</span>.


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Tech school I attended before moving to Florida. This is West 33rd st and 8th ave next to Madison Square Garden and Penn Station.

Mutty
10-25-2008, 05:47 PM
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Looking at the Empire State building from 34th st.


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Flowers on a sidewalk around 39th st and 5th ave.

Mutty
10-25-2008, 05:48 PM
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42nd st and Broadway


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Times Square


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Looking down Broadway toward Times Square from 48th st.


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Charter bus parked next to the NBC studios building at 49th st. With that name, I'm not quite sure what goes on on that bus.


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Skating rink at Rockerfeller Plaza in front of the NBC building


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NBC building at Rockerfeller Plaza.


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Quiet place in Central Park


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Below Times Square

Mutty
10-25-2008, 05:50 PM
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View from the Brooklyn Promenade down at Brooklyn Heights. Used to hang out at this place back in the day. Odd not seeing the World Trade Centers over there.

nattydreadgirl
10-25-2008, 06:04 PM
Great Pictures, thanks for the trip! http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif

julie*mango
10-25-2008, 06:07 PM
an yu neyn cawl mi?!! fiyah pon yuh http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/mad.gif

Mutty
10-25-2008, 06:34 PM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Skellypawtinna2</div><div class="ubbcode-body">an yu neyn cawl mi?!! fiyah pon yuh http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/mad.gif </div></div>

Where the hell is 91/40's?

julie*mango
10-25-2008, 08:02 PM
a stones trow fram wish pawt yu did deh http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/grin.gif

Pepper
10-25-2008, 08:24 PM
I hate this bridge http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/frown.gif




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On the way to Nyack, Spring Valley and Nanuet, Upstate New York.

Mutty
12-06-2008, 09:13 PM
Halloween night:

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Halloween parade down in Greenwich Village (6th ave). Note the sign in the third pic. It says:

&quot;Sewage W. Bush. Ready to flush on January 30th.&quot;


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A pregnant male nun on East 8th st.


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Gathered crowds at Union Square (east 14th st) on Halloween night.


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Arch at Washington Square and 5th ave near New York University.

Mutty
12-06-2008, 09:26 PM
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St. John Divine Church on Amsterdam Ave in upper west Manhattan across from Columbia University.


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turtledude
12-06-2008, 09:39 PM
http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/eek2.gif http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/notworthy.gif there's something <span style="font-style: italic">very</span>spiritual about those pics!...awesome!

Mutty
12-06-2008, 10:25 PM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: turtledude</div><div class="ubbcode-body"> http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/eek2.gif http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/notworthy.gif there's something <span style="font-style: italic">very</span>spiritual about those pics!...awesome! </div></div>


Yeah, I took those pics a few hours ago.

Mutty
12-06-2008, 10:31 PM
Walking in lower Manhattan yesterday brought me to this.


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kia027
12-07-2008, 12:32 AM
Wow Mutty reminds me of how long it has been since I have just taken a stroll in the city http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif great pics

one quick question.. what is being promoted by/within this car?

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Mutty
12-07-2008, 12:56 AM
The customization.

kia027
12-07-2008, 01:28 AM
so dem business is customisation of cars.. even a hyundai genesis?

Mutty
12-07-2008, 02:29 AM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Kia</div><div class="ubbcode-body">so dem business is customisation of cars.. even a hyundai genesis? </div></div>

I'm sure they could do it.

Mutty
12-07-2008, 02:33 AM
Here's a YouTube video I did. Pics are from a Yonkers (N.Y) cemetery from about a month ago.


VIDEO (http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=NvYs8RMhc-g)

Bandana
12-07-2008, 05:25 AM
Mutty http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/notworthy.gif


Having never been to NY this is the first time I have been able to look at a group of pictures and really get a sense of what it is like.


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halfwaytree
12-07-2008, 10:09 AM
Thanks Mutty!

I had the pleasure of visiting that wonderful city for the first time last year.

Can't say enough about how wonderful a city it is to visit. I look forward to returning and seeing more.

Mutty
12-07-2008, 01:06 PM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: BanDanna</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Mutty http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/notworthy.gif


Having never been to NY this is the first time I have been able to look at a group of pictures and really get a sense of what it is like.


http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif Thanks for sharing http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif


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You're welcome.

Mutty
12-07-2008, 01:06 PM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Milo Man*</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Thanks Mutty!

I had the pleasure of visiting that wonderful city for the first time last year.

Can't say enough about how wonderful a city it is to visit. I look forward to returning and seeing more. </div></div>

You're welcome and where are your pics?

QK13
12-07-2008, 11:49 PM
Hellloooo Mutty... http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70365-flirt.gif

Good to see you. Nice pics!!

Nylah
12-08-2008, 12:17 AM
Oh Mutty, you really put a smile on my face http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/grin.gif

Some of those pix brought back some great great memories! I spent most of my summers as a kid in NYC.

Plus my dad's office at one point was near the Columbia University campus http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif I use to wander around that place for hours imagining myself going to school there http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/704555_dwl.gif

Kurlie
12-08-2008, 05:09 PM
I miss new york for the shopping and the weekend night liee. Leaving work on a friday..heading home...getting ready to hit the night life in the city...oh what a rush http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/cold.gif

mountaingal
12-08-2008, 05:17 PM
Love the pics of Central Park. http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/notworthy.gif

MsExced
12-09-2008, 08:41 AM
Same so mi say MrsKurlie miss the shopping/nite life bad, bad but then mi memba how cold it get http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/cold.gif

Mi use to ice skate at Central Park at Warren Skating Ring, hanging out at Soho ahh the good old days.



<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: MrsKurlie</div><div class="ubbcode-body">I miss new york for the shopping and the weekend night liee. Leaving work on a friday..heading home...getting ready to hit the night life in the city...oh what a rush http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/cold.gif </div></div>

Mutty
12-09-2008, 12:08 PM
Will post some more later and in upcoming days as I wander around the city 20 years later.

Kurlie
12-09-2008, 02:16 PM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Mutty</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Will post some more later and in upcoming days as I wander around the city 20 years later. </div></div>

Mutty you still in NY?

Mutty
12-09-2008, 06:17 PM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: MrsKurlie</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Mutty</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Will post some more later and in upcoming days as I wander around the city 20 years later. </div></div>

Mutty you still in NY? </div></div>

Um, yeah. Am I in trouble (again)?

Kurlie
12-11-2008, 11:25 AM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Mutty</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: MrsKurlie</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Mutty</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Will post some more later and in upcoming days as I wander around the city 20 years later. </div></div>

Mutty you still in NY? </div></div>

Um, yeah. Am I in trouble (again)? </div></div>
yep...but we will deal with that when you come home.

Mutty
12-11-2008, 04:43 PM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: MrsKurlie</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Mutty</div><div class="ubbcode-body"><div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: MrsKurlie</div><div class="ubbcode-body">
Will post some more later and in upcoming days as I wander around the city 20 years later. </div></div>

Mutty you still in NY? </div></div>

Um, yeah. Am I in trouble (again)? </div></div>
yep...but we will deal with that when you come home.


Oops!

Nanook
12-12-2008, 09:50 PM
I'm glad this came back to the top, I missed it first time around! Wonderful pics! I'll never see anything like it in real life but I like the photos!

Thanks Mutty!

Mutty
12-21-2008, 06:06 AM
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Avenue of the Americas (6th ave) and 47th st.


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Self explanatory


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Sachs fifth Ave from Rockerfeller Plaza


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My first time in snow in 15 years and &quot;NO,&quot; it's not.


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5th ave and 90th street straddling Central Park (east)


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Guys playing football in Central Park


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Speaking of 'head turners.' Saw this beauty (Maserati) along 5th ave.


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I just need the keys. This was at 110th and Central Park West


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Q&amp;A session after I watched the documentary, <span style="font-style: italic">End of Poverty</span> at Columbia University's Teacher's College.

Mutty
12-21-2008, 06:07 AM
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Bloomingdales at 59th st and 3rd Ave.


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Clearly it was NOT cold enough for this guy walking along 5th and 113th st.


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Harlem Meer at northern end of Central Park.



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Compare late September to mid December

Mutty
12-21-2008, 06:09 AM
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Early Fall (before leaves fall) and first snow fall a few days ago. This is at the Central Park Conservatory.


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South Street Seaport at Manhattan's southern edge


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Early fall compared to last few days of Fall.


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Winter Wonderland at Central Park Conservatory

QK13
12-22-2008, 01:06 PM
NO it's not what?? http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70456-eyebrows.gif

Luscious lips Mutty!! http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70365-flirt.gif http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/grin.gif

Magician
01-07-2009, 05:27 PM
Like the before and after shots. http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif

Long time mi nuh live inna NY. But mi nuh really miss it eno.

Serenity82
01-17-2009, 12:56 AM
These photos brought back photos for me also!

Thanks for the photos Mutty. http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/70409-waytogo.gif

Serenity82
01-17-2009, 12:58 AM
<div class="ubbcode-block"><div class="ubbcode-header">Originally Posted By: Mutty</div><div class="ubbcode-body">Will post some more later and in upcoming days as I wander around the city 20 years later. </div></div>

Only problem there is that it's so dirty.

Also, as a bronxite I never knew Brooklyn has such nice houses http://www.jamaicans.com/forums/images/smilies/grin.gif! I always derided brooklyn as too hectic and overcrowded but perhaps I must visit there next time.