Francesca is one of WNYC.org's summer interns. She was born in San Francisco and grew up in New York City. She attends Columbia University, and is interested in creative writing, political science, human rights, and women’s studies. She is a singer, guitarist, songwriter, and member of Choking on Bleach, a Brooklyn-based all girl’s post-punk band.
Staycation! WNYC's July 4th Guide to Exploring Your City
Wednesday, July 02, 2014
Are you going to be stuck in the city for the July 4th long weekend, but wishing you were at the beach? Your weekend doesn't have to suck! Celebrate the many cultures of New York City while having a spectacular July 4th weekend. Here’s your schedule for three days of delicious food, fun activities, and adventurous exploring, all on a budget.