M.Leddy + brooklyn   35

History in P.S. 131
“It began with the discovery of a trove of historic documents long forgotten in the back recesses of an art cupboard.”
Brooklyn  BoroPark  BoroughPark 
june 2018 by M.Leddy
Zippy Brooklyn
Only the zippy know Brooklyn.
Brooklyn  comics  Zippy 
july 2016 by M.Leddy
Involuntary Brooklyn
Olive oil and meat and herbs and garlic.
Brooklyn  food  memory  Proust 
april 2016 by M.Leddy
The Clinton campaign keeps thinking of new ways to lose this Brooklynite’s vote in a general election.
Brooklyn  politics 
april 2016 by M.Leddy
Defending Brooklyn
The Society to Prevent Disparaging Remarks about Brooklyn.
october 2015 by M.Leddy
Battle for Brooklyn
Can the doctrine of eminent domain be made to serve private enterprise? If you’re name is Bruce Ratner, the answer is yes.
Brooklyn  film 
january 2015 by M.Leddy
Anthony Catalano, friend of Boro Park
For Boro Park ex-pats of a certain age, Anthony Catalano’s photographs are powerful madeleines, even more powerful than a Coke and a slice.
BoroPark  BoroughPark  Brooklyn  photography 
may 2014 by M.Leddy
Brooklyn Castle
Funny, happy, poignant, and inspiring.
Brooklyn  chess  film 
june 2013 by M.Leddy
The Shoemaker
A short film by Dustin Cohen about ninety-year-old Frank Catalfumo and F & C Shoe Rebuilding, Brooklyn, New York.
Brooklyn  dowdyworld 
march 2013 by M.Leddy
Kentile Floors
Brooklyn wouldn’t be Brooklyn without Kentile Floors.
Brooklyn  signage 
february 2013 by M.Leddy
Charlotte russe
Charlotte russe is a delightful food of the dowdy world, or at least the New York City version of the dowdy world.
Brooklyn  dowdyworld  food 
june 2012 by M.Leddy
The news from Boro Park
Sorrowful news from my old neighborhood.
BoroPark  Brooklyn  life 
july 2011 by M.Leddy
P. S. 131 for the win
A P.S. 131 student wins an essay contest.
Brooklyn  PS131  writing 
july 2011 by M.Leddy
A Brooklyn grows in Brooklyn
Jonathan Lopes has built a Brooklyn of Legos.
april 2011 by M.Leddy
Collecting P.S. 202
Martin Raskin collects P.S. 202, East New York, Brooklyn
Brooklyn  childhood 
april 2010 by M.Leddy
November 27, 1958
Photograph of the blogger as a young man
Brooklyn  childhood  life  photography 
june 2009 by M.Leddy
The Brooklyn National Anthem
"Spring has sprung, the grass has riz.
I wonder where the birdies is."
Brooklyn  culture  poetry 
march 2009 by M.Leddy
The Henington Press
From WNYC: a three-generation Brooklyn printing press prepares to close
Brooklyn  print 
december 2008 by M.Leddy
Christmas Eve reprise
Ralph Kramden on Christmas (from The Honeymooners)
Brooklyn  Christmas  Honeymooners  television 
december 2007 by M.Leddy
Dance Festival
On the NYC elementary-school Dance Destival
BoroPark  Brooklyn  dance  NewYorkCity 
june 2006 by M.Leddy
A sound of summer
On the Mister Softee jingle
Brooklyn  childhood 
may 2006 by M.Leddy
Gilbert Sorrentino (1929-2006)
Comment on Aberration of Starlight and Sorrentino's poetry
Brooklyn  GilbertSorrentino  fiction  poetry  writing 
may 2006 by M.Leddy

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