Penny is Back!

Well time flies when you're having fun... or something like that... Since my last post in August, Richard & I have packed up & moved to Brooklyn! This is bittersweet for both of us, leaving behind 35 years of friends, neighbors, & wonderful Chicago memories. But so it goes. Richard is now working at SUNY Downstate Medical Center & I am learning the ropes here in Metro NYC.

Where exactly are we located now? We are just about smack dab in the middle of Brooklyn, in a transitional area bordered by South Propect Park (to our north), Ditmas Park (to our south), Flatbush (to our east), & Kensington (to our west). Follow the map clockwise (from macro to micro):

Our anchor is the Cortelyou Road Q Stop. New Yorkers all know that the Q is a great train. It takes us to BAM & the Barclay Center, then Union Square, then Times Square, then Columbus Circle, then Astoria. Astoria is where the wonderful Museum of the Moving Image is located & I can get there for screenings in ~ 45 minutes. Perfect!

In the words of Bollideus: "Wherever you go, there you are!"

Signing out now with love to all our Metro Chicago friends,

Jan (& Rich)

Key to Map: Point A is SUNY Downstate Medical Center; Point B is Beth Emeth Synagogue; Point C is our new apartment just off the intersection of Coney Island Avenue & Cortelyou Road 🙂

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