Heard on Third

Third Street Unveils Newly Refurbished Fleischmann Fountain

The 19th-century Italian Fleischmann Fountain, fully restored after nearly 100 years of constant use, is once again providing delight. Originally brought in the early 1920s from Italy for the spectacularly landscaped gardens of Winding Creek Farm, it anchored a circular seating area that led to cascading fountains, leading in turn down under a long parterre to [...]

Third Street Unveils Newly Refurbished Fleischmann Fountain2019-12-01T13:25:13-05:00

2019 Pets on Third Parade Results

Pets on Third on January 20, 2019 was a big success! The weather cooperated and hundreds gathered to enjoy the day. Read on for results of the parade, with this year's theme of "Pets Rock 3rd Street South: Your Pets Transformed into Favorite Musical Artists and Bands of Yesterday and Today." Judge’s Whim: Moose (Chihuahua) and [...]

2019 Pets on Third Parade Results2019-01-31T10:29:00-05:00

Third Street South on New Year’s Resolutions

It’s a few days into the New Year, and how are your resolutions going? It’s early days. Perhaps some of you are still on track, but some of us – those who actually made resolutions – are already goners. Big-scale changes are the first to go, so try some smaller ones. The New York Times has [...]

Third Street South on New Year’s Resolutions2019-01-31T10:29:47-05:00

So You Thought You Knew the Meaning of ‘Garden Path’

A brain teaser is a good way to pass a little time. If you think a garden path is only a defined route in a garden, you are wrong. It is also a type of sentence that can cause our brains to jump to an expected conclusion about the sentence's meaning – and be totally wrong. [...]

So You Thought You Knew the Meaning of ‘Garden Path’2019-01-31T10:30:09-05:00