V.18 No.30 | 7/23/2009
Siblings Pascal and Lauren Balthrop are living the small-town life.
They walk nearly everywhere they go, stopping to say hello to people they recognize on the street. They chat with store owners who know them by name and socialize at the neighborhood coffee shop where all their friends hang out.
The Balthrops live in the little-known blip on the map called Brooklyn, N.Y.—a city of 2.5 million. But the Mobile, Ala., natives managed to create an insular home for themselves in the borough's Carroll Gardens neighborhood. "We hardly ever get to Manhattan," Pascal says. "I'm glad it's there, because it obviously has a lot of great things, but we pretty much stay in our neighborhood."
3rd Thursday: Chatter at Albuquerque Museum of Art and History
Chamber music in conjunction with the exhibit Christo and Jeanne-Claude: The Tom Golden Collection, followed by a gallery talk and more.
North Valley Knitters at North Valley Public Library
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