Seitu’s World: An Evening At The Central Park’s Conservatory Garden 2019 (Photos)

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

More than 500 young New Yorkers gathered at Central Park’s Conservatory Garden (Fifth Avenue and East 105th Street) on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, for the 14th annual Evening in the Garden. Continue Reading →

Central Park Host 21st Annual Holiday Lighting Ceremony At The Fabulous Harlem Meer

The Central Park Conservancy, the organization that helps maintain Manhattan’s largest park, will host its 21st annual holiday lighting ceremony Thursday. Continue Reading →

Central Park’s Bernard Family Playground Nears Upgrade In Harlem

The same day the Preservation Commission recently took up major work to be done in and around ’s iconic Belvedere Castle, they also took up changes slated for the . Continue Reading →

Second Avenue Subway Takes Cuomo, de Blasio And Others On New Year’s Eve Ride Uptown

AMNY reports that Governor Andrew Cuomo will be spending his New Year’s Eve underground. He’ll be taking a celebratory ride uptown Saturday night on the new Second Avenue subway extension, ahead of the line’s public opening on New Year’s Day. Continue Reading →

Jimmy Heath And Others At The 10th Annual Great Jazz on the Great Hill

jimmie heath in harlemOn Saturday, August 13, the 10th annual Great Jazz on the Great Hill concert in Central Park celebrates the 90th birthday of jazz legend Jimmy Heath — this National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master will perform with his Big Band at Jazzmobile.

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Birding Basics For Families At Harlem Meer In Central Park

birding-families_lExperience Central Park’s Harlem Meer as a precious bird habitat and migration hot spot! Bring your family on a guided walk led by Central Park Conservancy staff and NYC Audubon Society. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Seneca Village Tour In Central Park NY

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Though it may look like the rest of Central Park, the landscape along the Park’s perimeter from West 82nd to West 85th Streets holds some of Central Park’s most important history. Continue Reading →