Boston

Photo: Boston Public Library, Tunnel Construction 1930 Reference If it is 4pm in Boston, what time is it elsewhere? Elsewhere on the Web http://www.thefreedomtrail.org http://www.bu.edu YouTube Boston University Facebook https://www.facebook.com/bostonmassachusetts Flickr Boston public library Twitter @BostonGlobe @RedSox @FutureBoston @BostnIndicators @Hubway @PaulRevereHouse @YourIslandPark @ConsulmexBoston @BPLBoston @OnlyInBOS Museums Our Green Trail Sports Boston Red Sox @RedSox @redsoxbeisbol …

Henderson, Nevada

Photo: Paiute Mural Henderson is located in the foothills south and adjacent to Las Vegas. Incorporated in 1953, Henderson is the second largest city in Nevada, known for its parks, cycling and hiking trails and master-planned communities. Henderson is certified Playful City USA. We are fans of Chef Flemming’s bake shop, the Thursday Farmers Market …

Houston

Photo: Ken Lund, Old Harris County Courthouse Houston is the most populous city in Texas, and the fourth most populous city in the United States. History Houston was founded in 1836 on land near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen’s Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city …

Albuquerque

Photo: John Fowler, Watermelon Mountain Albuquerque (Diné: Beeʼeldííl Dahsinil) is New Mexico’s most populous city. The first week of October check out the International Balloon Fiesta, the world’s largest such gathering of hot-air balloons from around the globe. Favorite Places Frontier Restaurant, an Albuquerque tradition located across from the University of New Mexico, serving great …

#SmartCities

Cities are getting smarter. Hashtag: #smartcities Headlines 2018 Readiness Challenge winners reflect on their smart city journeys – Smart Cities Dive – @SmartCitiesDive @BigSurfDon Google plan for data-driven ‘smart city’ sparks privacy, democracy concerns – @antonyjfunnell CES 2018 Las Vegas – CES Smart Cities represents the entire connected ecosystem that brings together the technologies, solutions, …

Minneapolis-St Paul

Photo: Food truck Minneapolis–Saint Paul is a major metropolitan area built around the Mississippi, Minnesota and St. Croix rivers in east central Minnesota. The area is commonly known as the Twin Cities after its two largest cities, Minneapolis, the most populous city in the state, and Saint Paul, the state capital. Despite the Twin moniker, …

New York City Links

New York City Flag Links related to New York City presented in somewhat random fashion: Forecast Headlines https://youtu.be/RQCArJGIKpc https://www.newyorker.com/culture/culture-desk/lets-not-destroy-new-york-city-brutalist-masterpieces http://www.salon.com/2017/08/02/that-sounds-like-some-national-park-revisionism-watch-cnns-jim-acosta-confront-stephen-millers-whitewashing-of-the-statue-of-liberty https://www.washingtonpost.com/amphtml/news/the-fix/wp/2014/11/21/how-americas-immigrants-came-to-be-huddled-masses-yearning-to-breathe-free forty-percent-of-manhattans-buildings-could-not-be-built-today Before and After: The New York State Pavilion Gets a Paint Job World’s first underground park to open in New York by 2018 Clusterf*ck on Varick Street – Brooklyn Spoke – @BrooklynSpoke Fun …

Kansas City

Kansas City, Missouri was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was …