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Sounds of the City

Sounds of the City

By THE PHOTO DESK April 21, 2016

The Observer photo team captured the everyday sounds of New York City from musicians to construction. The sounds of the city are something are all unique for everyone to experience. [envira-gallery...

Bernie Rally at Prospect Park

Bernie Rally at Prospect Park

By JESSICA HANLEY April 18, 2016

Over 28,000 people attended the Bernie Rally in Prospect Park in Brooklyn on Sunday, April 17, 2016 which was the largest rally yet for Bernie Sanders. [envira-gallery id="28897"]


Trump Rally in Bethpage, Long Island


Nearly 10,000 supporters showed up at Grumman Studios in Bethpage, Long Island to see Trump speak on April 6th. [envira-gallery id="28751"]

Breakfast sandwich from a food truck by the Columbus Circle entrance of Central Park. (PHOTO BY REGINA OREA/THE OBSERVER)

New York City Eats

By THE PHOTO DESK March 9, 2016

For this issue, the Observer photographers shared their eating habits.  Photographs ranging from a breakfast sandwich to an empty fridge were collected for this issue. [envira-gallery id="28376"]

According to Eileen Kelley, this was the second Bernie Sanders march in New York City.(PHOTO BY ELIZABETH LANDRY/THE OBSERVER)

Fordham4Bernie Brings Students to March for Bernie Sanders

By ELIZABETH LANDRY February 27, 2016

Fordham students, led by Eileen Kelley, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) '17, marched in support of Senator Bernie Sanders' (I-VT) campaign for President on Feb. 27, meeting up with other New...

In the name of research, Jalen Glenn woke up every day and would listen to a new album (JESSE CARLUCCI/THE OBSERVER)

Bridging the Gap Between Gangsta and Gangster


Jalen Glenn, Fordham College at Lincoln Center (FCLC) ’16 and communication media studies major with a concentration in film, has been devoting his free time to answering this question. After many...

Winter in New York

Winter in New York

By THE PHOTO DESK February 22, 2016

The Observer photographers set out to capture winter in New York. Photos include both indoor and outdoor winter landscapes and activities. [envira-gallery id="28137"] [envira-gallery slug="28137"]

Fireworks light up the Hudson at Pier 84 as New York rings in the Lunar New Year. (ANDREA GARCIA/ THE OBSERVER)

Lunar New Year

Observer photographers celebrate and capture the Lunar New Year that occurred on Feb. 8, 2016. [envira-gallery id="28099"] [envira-gallery slug="lunar-new-year"]

The Faces Behind the Dorothy Day Center for Service and Justice

February 2, 2016

The Observer gets all the details on the Dorothy Day Center for Service and Justice.

Stores such as Dior (SoHo location) have holiday decorations up in their windows. (Hana Keiningham/The Observer)

Photo Feature: Holidays in the City

By THE PHOTO DESK January 28, 2016

The Observer Photo Team captured the holiday spirit throughout New York City.  From window decorations to christmas trees, one can tell the holidays are near. [supsystic-gallery id=11 position=center]

The W 191st Street Subway Station's graffiti tunnel is reflected in a puddle. (Juliet Altmann/The Observer)

Photo Feature: NYC Subway Stations

By THE PHOTO DESK January 28, 2016

This week, the Observer Photographers documented some of NYC's 422 subway stations.  Some stations are indoors, some are outdoors, some are walled with mosaics, while some are lined with graffiti, but their...