I visited New York City in March and found a ghost town. Eight months later, I retraced my steps and saw the landmarks are coming alive again.

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Nov 17, 2020 · 6 min read

While the city may not look anything like it did a year ago, it’s slowly finding a new culture in this new normal.

A photo on the left shows an empty Times Square. The image on the right shows people using it again.
A photo on the left shows an empty Times Square. The image on the right shows people using it again.
Times Square looks very different eight months after the lockdown started. Frank Olito/ Insider

By Frank Olito

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