Winter cabbage on West 89th Street, by Robin at Gotham Girl Chronicles.
March 13, 2012 Weather: Morning Showers, High of 72 Degrees
West Side Rag friend and columnist Shirley Jones has gotten an eviction notice from Amsterdam Houses, part of a process of moving elderly people from “under-occupied” public housing that we first wrote about a couple of months ago. (NY Times)
An elegy for the Riverside Park red-tail hawk. “This is such sad news, just as nesting season is underway.” (Out Walking the Dog)
Jeffrey Deskovic, who was exonerated of a rape and murder for which he spent 16 years in prison, has opened an office on the Upper West Side to help others who were unjustly convicted. (Wall Street Journal)
Two Collegiate grads are attracting fans with their hip-hop anthem West Side Story. (DNAinfo)