Skating away on the thin ice of a new day
Casey Scalf, an employee in the Norfolk, Va., Department of Information Technology, submitted this photo of the ice skating rink outside of a shopping center in downtown Norfolk. In its third season in the city, the 72,000-square-foot rink is open until Jan. 14 and hosts skating lessons, figure skating exhibitions and other special events in addition to public skating.
Snapshot showcases the best of architecture, landscapes, people and history of American cities and counties. Entries must be 5 × 7 inches, 300 dpi and sent via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Weekly winners appear on the American City & County Web site and are posted on Fridays. Each month, one winner appears in the magazine.