The bike is back.

After a brutal winter, spring finally dares to show its face in New York. Here’s my bike in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, after the first bike ride of the year.

Many more to come over the next few months. Be sure to come back here often for more photos.

Video: Grand Army Jazz

Now that I’ve got one of those fancy new iPhones, I find myself using the video recording feature almost daily. Finally I’m able to capture all of those random moments that define the New York experience. Here’s the first of many: jazz and dancing in Grand Army Plaza, right outside the Brooklyn Public Library: