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Weekly Prompt: That Upcoming Heat Wave

E astbound LIRR at dusk in Queens, August 2016. Copyright www.TheLindaLife.com . Must request permission before use.The new challenge site, Weekly Prompts, issued a challenge: depict heat wave.  

Challenge accepted: Here is a Long Island Rail Road train heading eastbound to suburbia on a hot summer night in 2016.  I hope a nice cool beverage awaited each passenger —and there were surely many — when they arrived home!

We’re expecting a heat wave here in New York this weekend. Nothing unusual; it is, after all, summer.

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Columns and Commuting

Farley Post Office over Penn Station NYCThe massive Farley Post Office in Manhattan now serves an additional purpose: The underground level provides increased access to overcrowded Pennsylvania Station. Continue reading Columns and Commuting