Maine is known for lobsters, and there’s no shortage of restaurants offering freshly caught, steamed in front of your eyes crustaceans. Most of them are good, but Thurston’s are the best.
In 2015, it seems more timely than ever to look at one of FDR’s most famous quotes from his 1941 State of the Union address, where he detailed the ‘Four Freedoms.’
“Home of Coffee and Tables,” the minimalist website for Atomix Cafe reads. How fitting. The simplicity of the place is what I love most about it. It has character, but doesn’t strive for it. It’s effortlessly cool, with good coffee, good service, and a workable space that keeps […]
Sitting comfortably in El Barrio, this neighborhood cafe has been called the ‘Cheers of cafes’ by Mark Teixeira of the New York Yankees. Rightfully so. Cozy and cheery, with a clientele of children, students, and Teixeira himself, East Harlem Cafe has a place for everyone. Michelle Cruz opened the cafe […]
Just a quick note about airports. I love them. The hustle and bustle, people walking with a purpose, the constant thrum of rolling suitcases and beeping security scanners whooshing planes and intercom announcements. The sense of comfort in convenience stores and newsstands and coffee shops that persist worldwide, and the feeling after going through security when you can’t turn back. You’re in now. You’re going somewhere.