Slushy equinox

A worker clears wet snow from the sidewalk Friday afternoon on Market Street in the Center City section of Philadelphia. Falling snow and high winds marked the first day of spring in the city.

Nasty afternoon, Center City Philadelphia:

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Furry situation

A climber attempts to lure a cat from a tree Wednesday on the the Temple University campus. Below: Dozens of people gathered.

.@TempleUniv students gather as one climber tries to lure a cat down from a high tree branch with some food just now:

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Later: @TempleUniv tweeted that the cat was free.

Snapshots from MoMA

I grabbed a few pictures during a quick visit to the Museum of Modern Art in New York Saturday afternoon.

Top of the Rock

Spires reach up from the Manhattan skyline Saturday night in this view looking south from the observation deck at Rockefeller Center. The bright spot in the lower, right corner is the glow from Times Square.

Below, the moon rises of Citigroup Center, seen from the Top of the Rock:

NYC moonrise, last hour:

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Celebrating movies at the Philadelphia Flower Show

Moss, jewels, fabric and other blooms cascade down from “chandeliers” over the red carpet, emulating an art deco theatre at the Philadelphia Flower Show Thursday night.

More info: Lights, camera, blossom! Disney films inspire floral fantasy

Flower Show #Phanatic shrub:

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Spring Break at Temple

Heavy snow falls late Thursday morning on the main campus of Temple University in North Philadelphia, seen above. Most of the students are away this week on spring break.

In Center City:

Philadelphia City Hall SEPTA stop might as well be a ski jump:

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Reflecting on Rittenhouse

Upside-down photos show reflections on Philadelphia’s Rittenhouse Square, seen in slushy puddles one day after a recent snowstorm.

One more inverted picture from a slushy puddle on Rittenhouse Square this afternoon:

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