Archive for March, 2015

Singing Bach in the Subways

Sunday, March 15th, 2015 Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments »

Yesterday I participated in a flash mob singing the Dona Nobis Pacem Chorus from the Bach B Minor Mass. A video of us will be released on YouTube on March 21st, Bach's birthday, as part of the Bach in ...

Hope for Paws and Rescue From the Hart

Saturday, March 14th, 2015 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

I know there are many, many rescue organizations, and certainly a lot of them closer to home, but I've become addicted to the work and videos of Eldad Hagar, who I've posted about before, and a colleague of his, Annie ...

I Need Drugs. Or Something.

Friday, March 13th, 2015 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I spent the day yesterday at the Municipal Archives scanning documents. I got over 400 done, and I was so proud and happy. Although I've got thousands upon thousands more to do (and maybe I should rethink what ...

The Weather in NYC on May 7, 1829

Thursday, March 12th, 2015 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I'm throwing this out there in case someone can help me. I need to find out what the weather was like in New York City on May 7, 1829. I checked every single newspaper on record for New ...

Joining the 21st Century Part 2

Monday, March 9th, 2015 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

In order to put off buying a new computer for another year or two (hopefully) I did everything I could to soup up my late 2008 MacBook. I maxed out the RAM, then I got a new, bigger hard ...