While on my way home from running errands, I stopped at the 100th South trail head of the Jordan River Parkway and walked 1 mile. I had just started walking, when my nephew, Abe, came by on his bike (and his son on his bike), and we talked for a few minutes. The temperature was in the mid 70s (F), and it was pleasant to be out in the early evening as the sun was going down.
Running along the north and south flanks of Pelham Parkway in the Bronx, the Pelham Parkway mall is a nearly two-mile urban oasis. Stretching from the Hutchinson River Parkway almost to the Bronx... To view the full story, click the title link.
I drove to the parking lot at 100th South and went south for 1 mile on the Jordan River Parkway. That took me to the tunnel at 106th South. Then I turned around and returned to my car. Today was a beautiful day, 57 (F), a few clouds in the sky and just a little breeze. Show More Summary
The air was pretty good today, and I returned to the Jordan River Parkway and ran/walked 2 miles using 30 seconds for each phase of my workout. I've been using this 30 second/30 second ratio for quite a while of my run/walk workouts....Show More Summary
The recent rain and wind removed the inversion layer that was giving us bad air, and my wife and I drove to the parking lot at 100th South, and we went north for one mile and then returned to the parking lot. The only rest stop I took was a one-minute stop at the turnaround point. Show More Summary
There has been movement on the piles of oil refining waste along the Calumet River, which have been such a powdery black eye for Chicago of late. KCBX, the company holding massive mounds of petcoke at the edge of homes, schools and parks...Show More Summary
My wife and I drove to the East Pavilion in South Jordan and went south for our run. We haven't been on that route for several months, and it was nice to visit that part of the Jordan River Parkway again. It was a beautiful day, great temperature, and quite a few other folks were on the path. Show More Summary
My wife and I drove to the Jordan River Parkway in the late afternoon and went south from 100th South to 106th South and back. The temperature was in the high 30s (F) and there was only a slight breeze blowing. We had planned on going 2.5 miles, but I was tired, and we turned back after reaching the tunnel under 106th South. The sky was cloudy with spots of sun.
I left to go running about 1 pm. I drove to the Jordan River Parkway and went south again. I wore long pants, because it was cold last night and I expected to go out in the morning. I should have changed to my running shorts when I realized I would be running later in the day, but I kept my long pants on. Show More Summary
Judy wasn't feeling well, so I went by myself to the Jordan River Parkway and ran south from 100th South, following the route I usually use when going south. I took no rest stops on the way down and only two stops on the way back. I felt a bit stronger than I've felt in the past couple of weeks. Show More Summary
Judy and I went north from 100th South. Instead of going to the bench at the south end of the Sandy golf course, we went north for our customary 2 miles, and I added about 10% to up my distance a bit. We left in the late morning and returned to our car about noon. Show More Summary
I ran my southern route this morning on the Jordan River Parkway again. Nothing outstanding occurred, although I did see a lot of quail.
Officer Gregory Zakoscielny, of NYPD Highway 1, was cruising down the Bronx River Parkway at 3:20 p.m. Wednesday when he spotted the woman driving erratically before coming to a complete stop on the busy parkway.
A 31-year-old woman was fatally struck by a pick-up truck driver this morning after allegedly running onto the Hutchinson River Parkway near the Bronx. [ more › ]
A Mini Cooper traveling south on the Bronx River Parkway, south of the Cross Bronx Expressway, crashed, killing two people and critically injuring another. Speed may have been a factor. [ more › ]
I have friends and relatives with autistic kids, and if you didn't see it yourself, you wouldn't believe how fast they can cut and run. These parents must be so relieved -- and so thankful for the "guardian angels" who surrounded this...Show More Summary
A 6-year-old boy zoomed down the Bronx River Parkway in a toy ATV Sunday night and was saved when some quick-thinking motorists slowed him down.
And now, here's your "people in cars doing awesome stuff" feel-good story of the day: drivers on the Bronx River Parkway in New York this weekend saved a 6-year-old boy from a potentially nasty fate after he drove a toy ATV onto the highway. Good job, everybody! Read more...
It's been a big weekend for escaped minors enjoying their briefly pilfered freedom to the max. On Saturday, a 9-year-old boy had "the greatest day" of his life after breaking free from his family for a few blessed hours. Yesterday, a...Show More Summary
A man died early this morning after crashing his car through a Saw Mill River Parkway guard rail and plunging 35 feet. [ more › ]