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Astoria Characters: Miss Edie at Broadway Dance Studio
Sep 18, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling   Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling   As the little leotarded girls arrive for the 10 a.m. tap class at Broadway Dance Studio , Edie Bongiovi greets them at the front de...
Astoria Characters: The Neon Guy
Sep 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Kenny is the owner of Krypton Neon. Photos and text by Nancy A. Ruhling When he reaches the end of the dark, tunnel-like hallway, Kenny Greenberg switches on the signs. Lu...
A dining experience you can’t refuse!
Sep 08, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
BLEND on the water 4540 Center Blvd., Long Island City, NY11109 Take the time and experience a great atmosphere,  with very good food, that will make you feel like you are on vacation at the same t...
How Paper And Color Can Make You Dream. Exclusive Interview With Artist Adele Rahte.
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
  Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena I met Adele Rahte at the beautiful Harlem house of a common friend, the soprano Lauren Flanigan. The conversation soon turned from music (we had just the fortu...
Astoria Characters: The Puppeteer and the Producer
Sep 04, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Allison, who doesn’t have a Southern accent, is from Alabama. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling It happened at a summer camp in the Catskills. It’s where Mike and Alliso...
Astoria Characters: The Yogini Who Is Happie
Aug 28, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Lisa is the owner of The Happie House. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Kicking off her slip-on sneakers, Lisa Samuels steps into a small space that is the color of sun...
Construction Accidents Involving Falls from Heights
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 299 299 recommendations | email to a friend
Why Are Falls from Heights So Significant in New York City? New York takes construction accidents involving falls from heights very seriously. In fact, the NY State Legislature passed the Scaffold ...
Astoria Characters: The Guy Who Colors Outside the Lines
Aug 21, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Zach has been drawing for nearly a quarter century. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Every morning, Zach McCurdy sketches. He draws lines for a living, and this routine...
Sackstein Sacktein & Lee, LLP Sponsors the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 609 609 recommendations | email to a friend
August 25–26, 2018: the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival in Nassau County on Long Island This year, Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP takes pride in being the lead sponsor of the SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festi...
Why You Have Legal Rights in Construction Accidents Involving Falling Objects
Aug 16, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 645 645 recommendations | email to a friend
Can Injured workers and families who have lost their loved ones pursue lawsuits? By December of 2017, a construction site at 61 Ninth Avenue in Chelsea had been repeatedly cited for construction co...

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Insurgents score big victories in Queens, Brooklyn
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The Man Who Wraps the City in a Neon Glow
When he reaches the end of the dark, tunnel-like hallway, Kenny Greenberg switches on the signs. Luncheonette. State Garage. Pepsi-Cola. Airstream Since 1931. Beacons in the blackness, they blink t...
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Shuttles to replace G train for five weekends
G train riders will have to deal with shuttle buses for five weekends this fall. MTA officials informed Community Board 2 that due to track maintenance and station improvement work, the G train wil...
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Advocates challenge zoning of development project
Queens Neighborhoods United has already stopped the 82nd Street rezoning, but they’re not done taking on developers just yet. Last week, the anti-gentrification group announced that they have succe...
Sep 11, 2018 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Traffic signal activated outside PS 343
A traffic light was installed outside a Sunnyside school just in time for the new year. Last Thursday, students, parents and faculty at PS 343 celebrated the traffic light at 42nd Street and 47th A...
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Residents rally to end MCI program
Robin Budnetz has lived in an apartment building in Jamaica for nearly 50 years. When Zara Realty bought her building back in 2014, they made, according to her, some “necessary and unnecessary” imp...
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City Council candidate slams new development
O’Leary says Sunnyside building isn’t affordable
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The Puppeteer and the Movie Producer
It happened at a summer camp in the Catskills. It’s where Mike and Allison Hayhurst met; it’s why they share the same surname. Mike, who is from Leighton Buzzard, England, was teaching theatre ther...
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Save small businesses by passing legislation
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Mayor gives BQX streetcar the green light
Sunset Park removed in revised route for streetcar
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We endorse Catalina Cruz for the 39th AD
PRIMARY ELECTION 2018
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State lawmakers introduce bill to end MCIs
Legislation would eliminate program for tax credits
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We endorse Barnwell for Assembly
PRIMARY ELECTION 2018
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The Woman Who Puts the ‘I’ in Happie House
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ARRIVE! has arrived
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