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Coming soon to New York, an underground park: The Lowline

Do you like the Highline park in Manhattan? There’s a subterranean version coming soon. The Lowline looks like it’s going to be amazing. “Plans are underway to build what its supporters say would be the world’s first underground park,” reports Winnie Hu at the New York Times, under the terrific headline, “Move Over, Rats. New York Is Planning an Underground Park.”  …

IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Was 12 Years Old and a Few Hundred Feet Away When the Twin Towers Fell on 9/11

Over the past 15 years, a few terms have been coined for my age group that you may be familiar with. One of the most popular is “The 9/11 Generation.” The term is meant as a catchall for millennials from around the country who were in school on September 11, 2001.Members of this … Continue reading Source link