Posted by: David Giacalone | January 31, 2014

Happy Chinese New Year

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– Jumpin’ Jack’s fireworks seen from Cucumber Alley –


The Chinese, or Lunar, New Year is celebrated around the world.  The celebration may be a bit more subdued here in the Stockade, but the wishes for fortune and productivity are hardy and warm.  This posting has a few photos that put a Stockade neighborhood gloss on the lunar Year of the Wood Horse. (As always, click on a photo for a larger version and scroll over it for a description.)


Bob Lemmerman and friend on Front St. at the Lawrence Circle, 2010 Walkabout –


– a fire truck turned into a dragon for the 2012 Schenectady Holiday Parade –

Walka2010-horseMkt– a 2010 Walkabout carriage horse stops at Arthur’s Market, which has been refurbished and reopened in time for this Year of the Horse –

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