Commemorating Jackie Robinson in Jersey City

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I was walking around Jersey City last night after attending an art opening, and happened upon this sculpture of Jackie Robinson by artist Susan Wagner. I wasn’t sure why a sculpture of the famous Brooklyn Dodger would be perched in Jersey City, and I was curious to find out why … see more and learn […]

Getting a workout at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Here’s an interesting idea created by the Metropolitan Museum of Art: “The Museum Workout” is an exercise-based tour of the museum in which a small group of participants take a physical and interactive journey through the museum. The program is offered in the early morning before the museum opens to the public, so the exercise […]

Artistic celebration of the Chicago Cubs World Series victory

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I’m not a Chicago Cubs or Cleveland Indians fan, but I certainly enjoyed watching the World Series, especially last night’s exciting Game 7. Congratulations to all the long-suffering Cubs fans who can proclaim the curse over now with this World Series victory! In addition to appreciating the Cubs’ World Series Championship, I can also appreciate […]