September 2, 2011 Weather: Mostly Sunny, High of 77 Degrees.
Isn’t the picture above kind of phenomenal? It was taken last night at 10:45 p.m. just North of the 72nd Street subway station looking South by Upper West Side photographer Michael Huitt, with a 15-second exposure. Click on the picture to see a larger version and see more of Michael’s work here.
Now you can do Yoga at the library! Bloomingdale Library at 150 West 100th Street is offering free yoga for beginners on Thursday, September 8 at 6 p.m.
Upper West Siders have been complaining to the organizers of Fashion Week about the noise and pollution from the diesel generators used to power the shows. In response, the organizers agreed to get rid of two of the nine generators, and they say the rest of the generators are more modern, so they cause less pollution and noise. (NY Times)
The Coffee Bean, a Los Angeles-based coffee chain that just started to spread to New York, has already signed a lease for an Upper West Side location, although it’s unclear where exacrtly. (NY Post)
No more dogs in bars, says DOH. (NY Times)