Good morning! How’s your food hangover?

Over in the Chrissy Teigen and John Legend household, their food hangover could be put down to the huge prime rib they ordered from Piccinini Bros. It was cool to see Chrissy tagging our local butchers in her cook along. We wondered if maybe she’d downloaded the W42ST Thanksgiving App


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We love seeing great street photography around the neighborhood. We’ve been following the work of Kelly McCann on Instagram. She arrived in Hell’s Kitchen in January 2020 with her husband, Cameron. She’s taken pictures of cities around the world, and loved the solace she could find in quiet, tranquil places with no people. When solitude became enforced, she says: “I really missed the energy and found myself craving it and wanting to photograph people. Be careful what you wish for, eh?” Read Kelly’s West Side Story…


What We’ve Been Reading

Here’s a billionaire who’s sticking with the Big Apple. (New York Times)

A newly-developed app has helped a blind runner navigate through Central Park. (I Love The Upper West Side)

Grab some pandemic reading inspiration with New York Public Library’s “best books of 2020” list. (NBC)

New study offers an alternative way of repairing the Hudson River tunnel. (NY1)

And… some good news! SantaCon is canceled. (Gothamist)

Sunrise this morning along 42nd Street a day before the full sunrise Manhattanhenge. Photo: Gary Hershorn.

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