Time Stops at Time Warner Cable
City Diaries 10/14/2013 16 comments
Cutting the cord on cable feels great... if you can survive the hour and a half wait at Time Warner's New York City store. Customer service? Not so much.
2 New Yorks
City Diaries 9/19/2013 15 comments
New York's midtown 42nd Street area has been transformed over the last decade. Hopefully, the momentum will stay.
City vs. Countryside Life
City Diaries 8/5/2013 12 comments
A week-long holiday in an English countryside gets Rich Heap pondering life in the city and the countryside. Which is better?
City Diaries 3/26/2013 15 comments
In the presence of a drunken "pole" dancer, two commuters find their future on the 1 Train.
City Diaries 2/12/2013 11 comments
Taking a dip in the Arabian Sea seemed like a great idea... until it didn't.
City Diaries 1/24/2013 11 comments
The evolution of snow and snow culture over the course of the past in European cities.
Winter in San Diego
City Diaries 1/22/2013 17 comments
Winter in San Diego means tough times for the homeless. Whether we turn our heads or seek to help those who won't return the favor speaks volumes about our humanity.
A Not-So-Bad Neighborhood
City Diaries 1/15/2013 7 comments
City College of New York, like the Harlem district that surrounds it, remains memorable, despite being perceived as dangerous.
Singing in the Rain
City Diaries 12/14/2012 6 comments
Learning the price one must pay to see free theater in NYC, and growing closer to friends in the process.
Tel Aviv Under Attack
City Diaries 11/15/2012 9 comments
Dining with friends, a woman in Ramle, Israel, wonders what the repercussions will be of this latest deadly attack on Tel Aviv.
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