Exploring the Irish Hunger Memorial

Video available on TikTok, Instagram Reels, and YouTube Shorts. The Irish Hunger memorial is a touching display in downtown Manhattan. The Irish Hunger Memorial is located adjacent to Rockefeller Park in Battery City Park, Manhattan. It's right by a ferry terminal, and it is all quite gorgeous during sunsets. Rockefeller Park is a nice place to …

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What does the Mayor of New York City do?

The New York City mayor is perhaps the most well-known municipal leader in the United States, however many people–even in NYC–are unaware of what the position actually entails. Given the influence and power of the role, that's not a good thing, especially around crucial election times! I'll break down what you need to know in …

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Exploring Tompkins Square Park

Video available on TikTok, Instagram Reels, and YouTube Shorts. Tompkins Square Park in the East Village is more fun in warm weather. After checking out the Ukrainian Museum, I decided to grab a cheap slice of pizza (still delicious) and walk through Tompkins Square Park. There's a surprising amount of history represented within the park, as …

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How to add Excelsior Pass Plus to Apple Wallet (and Apple Health)

People who got vaccinated in New York State used to be able to store their Excelsior Pass in Apple Wallet - until an update to the NYS Wallet app blocked this feature for new users. Luckily, Apple's release of iOS 15.1 has unlocked a new way for users to add their Excelsior Pass Plus in …

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