Smash

Smash Feature

“Smash is a larger than life drama that follows a cross section of dreamers and schemers who have one common desire – to make it on Broadway. But, becoming a star isn’t for the faint of heart as it will take blood, sweat and tears to survive the oversized egos, conflicting agendas and messy entanglements on the journey to make it to the top” – Series... Read More

Looking Back at 2011

Sammy and the City

Sammy is a little kid at heart exploring New York City, like watching a family tour NYC for the first time. Whenever we prepare his traveling bag for the day he starts spinning in circles with excitement. Every adventure that Sammy goes on is met with the same enthusiasm as if it was his first. Sammy is very mischievous and rambunctious but sweet and considerate at the same time.... Read More

Washington Square Park, Autumn

Washington Square Park

Sammy and Simba met at Washington Square Park for the Annual Washington Square Park Halloween Dog Parade. Washington Square Park is where 5th Avenue ends and the feel of the Village begins. This area is filled with artist, musicians, New York University students and professors. On the North side of the park is the famous Washington Memorial Arch, the fountain is located in the middle,... Read More

worst damage to Central Park in 30 years

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The unprecedented storm on October 29th, damaged nearly half of Central Park and over 1000 trees. This was the worst damage to Central Park in 30 years. The freezing, wet, heavy snow, held on tight to leaves that had not yet fallen for winter causing pressure on fragile branches. The Central Park Conservancy has been working hard all week to make sure roads are safe for runners... Read More

39th annual Village Halloween Parade

Village parade feature

The 39th annual Village Halloween Parade took place on Monday night, Oct 31st in Greenwich Village. There were 60,000 participants that roared up 6th avenue with outrageous, funniest, weirdest, scariest, and over-the-top costumes imaginable. The streets were full of spooky sights, such as floating eyeballs, skeletons, Muammar Gaddafi costumes, along with about 200 occupy Wall Street... Read More

This is Halloween

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New York City was filled with spooky, fun, Halloween activities this fall season – Sammy had a fabulous time at all the 2011 events: Washington Square Park Halloween Dog Parade, Halloween Howl and Healthy Hound Fair, Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade, Halloween Parade and Pumpkin Sail, Harvest Festival in Brooklyn Bridge Park, Harvest Festival, Madison Square Park Fall... Read More

Prince Charming

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Sammy attended the 11th Annual Halloween Pet Costume hosted by Wendy Diamond, Animalfair to support the Humane Society of New York. This event was held on October 26th at the Copcabana, 268 w 47th st. New York NY 10011. Sammy had a fabulous time and was dressed as Prince Charming – he met Wendy Diamond, Dylan Lauren, Sara Haines, Bravo TV’s Mad Fashion’s Chris March... Read More

Conservatory Garden, Autumn

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Just as the leaves begin to fall there are breath taking views at the Conservatory Garden.  The beauty of the garden remains with thousands of Korean chrysanthemums blooming during the Autumn Season.  It sits on six acres of land and is comprised of 3 garden styles – French, Italian and English.  The Conservatory Garden video was filmed on the last week of October and it... Read More

Halloween Howl – Upper East Side

Ghost Busters

On the Upper East Side of Manhattan, the Sunday before Halloween – Carl Schurz Park presents the “Halloween Howl” where dog owners and their dogs come dressed up for the costume competition at the Park.  With apporximately 15 acres of park space featuring green lawns, waterfront views, basketball courts, windy pathways, benches, two dog runs, events throughout the... Read More

Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade

Lady Gaga

Sammy attended the 21st Annual Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade held yesterday in the East Village. Dog owners from all over the city showed up in the East Village with creative dog costumes.  Sammy’s new friend, Simba a Pomeranian was dressed as Lady Gaga. Video of Sammy as a Bumble Bee and Simba as Lady Gaga at yesterday’s event. Simba, a Pomeranian was dressed... Read More

Stroll Through The Mall

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Stroll Through The Mall, this walk in Central Park Mall is very famous and has been featured in many movies, such as the God Father, Vanilla Sky, Serendipity, Breakfast at Tiffany’s, Big Daddy and Kramer vs. Kramer, as well as TV shows. Click here to learn more about The Mall. Video of Sammy at the Mall. Halo / Walking On Sunshine by the Glee Cast The Mall is also known as... Read More

The Mall

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The Mall is the most beautiful area of Central Park, as well as the most active gathering place for New York residents and tourists alike. The surrounding area of the Mall offers breath taking views of rows of American Elm trees and benches along side of the pathway.  This area is filled with street performers, skate boarders, rollerbladers, portrait painters, and lots of adorable... Read More

Washington Square Park

You've got a friend park

Washington Square Park is in the heart of Greenwich Village – the area is filled with writers, film makers, artists, NYU students, musicians, chess players, and skateboarders.  A lively place to watch street performers, people watch, take photos or a great meeting spot. It has two playground for kids, plenty of grass space, a dog run, and a fountain in the center of the park.... Read More

Give Peace a Chance

Strawberry Fields BEST

John Lennon was born in Liverpool, England on October 9th, 1940 and died at 40 years old when his life was taken on December 8th 1980. He was one of the original Beatles and one of the greatest song writers of his time.  When you think of John Lennon, not only do you think of the Beatles, he was in image for “Love is all you need “ and Give Peace a Chance “.  John moved... Read More

Strawberry Fields Forever

Imagine

John Lennon was born in Liverpool, England on October 9th, 1940 and died at 40 years old when his life was taken on December 8th 1980. He was one of the original Beatles and one of the greatest song writers of his time.  When you think of John Lennon, not only do you think of the Beatles, he was in image for “Love is all you need “ and Give Peace a Chance “.  John moved... Read More

Imagine

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John Lennon was born in Liverpool, England on October 9th, 1940 and died at 40 years old when his life was taken on December 8th 1980. He was one of the original Beatles and one of the greatest song writers of his time.  When you think of John Lennon, not only do you think of the Beatles, he was in image for “Love is all you need “ and Give Peace a Chance “.  John moved... Read More

9 to 5

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Happy Monday! Have a great week everyone… Video footage includes Central Park, Conservatory Water, The Pond, Gapstow Bridge, NYC Informational Center, Battery Park City, Union Square and Hudson River Park. ‘ Music by Dolly Parton, 9 to 5  Read More

Autumn in New York

Autumn In New York Sammy

Autumn is my favorite time of year in New York City.  I love the crisp, cool weather, and the smell of fresh air. Stay tuned for all my adventures in Central Park, as the leaves start changing colors and falling through Central Park. Music by Beatles The first day of fall is on Friday, September 23, 2011  Read More

All You Need Is Love

All you need in Love

“All You Need Is Love” is a song written by John Lennon – Music video of Sammy at the memorial to John Lennon in Strawberry Fields, by the black-and white mosaic called “Imagine”.  Video footage also includes Central Park, Conservatory Water, Cedar Hill,  Crape Myrtle Tree by Alice in Wonderland, and the World Financial Center in Lower Manhattan.   Lyrics... Read More

A Heart in New York

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Thirty years ago, on September 19, 1981 Simon & Garfunkel performed a free concert at the Great Lawn in Central Park. Over half a million fans attended. The Great Lawn has presented over the years some of the most popular concert events in the history of New York. Lyrics: “New York, to that tall skyline I come, flyin’ in from London to your door New York, lookin’... Read More