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Green Gets WiFi’d

by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 20, 2017 12:51 pm | Comments (8)

Markeshia Ricks Photo The next time you’re downtown on the Green and need to send a quick email, an Instagram snap from a concert or simply find out when the next bus is coming you can do it without a cell phone data plan—though you will need a smartphone, tablet or laptop.

That’s because the Green has been WiFi’d.

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1 City, 24 Hours, 132,000 Photographers

by Lucy Gellman | Jun 19, 2017 12:26 pm | Comments (2)

Lucy Gellman Photo Pressing his face close to a glass case, Fordham student David Cappetta zeroed in on his first subject: trays of cannoli and pasticiotti di ricotta, covered with powdered sugar. He took a deep breath in and steadied his camera. Click.

Jasmine Nicole PhotoJust a mile away in East Rock Park, Corey Hudson pointed out how light hit the branches early in the day. In Wooster Square, Chris Randall was documenting the stillness that comes each Saturday before a 9 a.m. farmer’s market. A few hours later, he would be marching down Congress Avenue, trailed by the smell of collard greens and macaroni and cheese.

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