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Astoria Characters: The Man Out To Heal the World
Jan 14, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Dave is working on his master’s degree. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling At the present moment, Dave Santander is sitting on a bench outside a café sipping herbal tea. ...
Astoria Characters: The Woman Living a Mindful Life
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Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Manaslu is from Nepal. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling As the morning sunlight streams in through the windows, Manaslu Gurung places a plump pillow in the center of th...
Astoria Characters: The Poet Who Lets Her Work Speak for Her
Dec 31, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 105 105 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Olena is the founder of Poets of Queens. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Poets are known for their skillful economy of words, so it’s not surprising that Olena Jenning...
Astoria Characters: The Mobile-Meditation Maven
Dec 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Kristin is the founder of Calm City. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Kristin Westbrook is sipping a cup of coffee and smiling, letting the morning light run its warm f...
Astoria Characters: The Bard of Baseball
Dec 17, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Porky is a lifelong baseball fan. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Porky McDonald has told the story of the disposing of Roy Riegel’s ashes dozens of times. They were d...
Astoria Characters: The Comeback Kid
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Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Greg behind the wheel. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Greg Kritikos is pedaling his bicycle on 30 th Avenue near 42 nd Street. This is the place he grew up in, and ev...
Astoria Characters: The Driver of the Bright Blue Bus
Dec 03, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Annalisa is the founder of The Blue Bus Project. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling The bright blue school bus lumbers down Ditmars Boulevard like an old elephant, treadi...
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Dec 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 164 164 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview with 40 year experienced Broker, Mr. Jim Turano of DIVERSE REAL ESTATE. 73-12 Metropolitan Avenue, Middle Village, NY. REPUTATION AND SELECTIONS TO ACCOMMODATE EVERY BUYER. DIVERSE REAL E...
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Photography installation brightens up bus stops across the boroughs this month
Bus riders - and pedestrians - will soon have the opportunity to weave a cultural experience into their daily commutes. Starting January 29, 100 bus shelters all over NYC are set to showcase photog...
Jan 16, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn artist named among ‘the most exciting talents in sculpting today’
Robin Antar’s catalogue of sculptures is as much a diverse blend of sincerity, gravity, charisma and quintessential New York City as her home borough. Her work recently appeared in the book, “100 S...
Jan 10, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 43 43 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local author finds success with Queens-based novel, plans to reopen grandfather’s pizzeria with the profits
A native of Middle Village, Anthony Sciarratta also spent a lot of time growing up in Forest Hills, where his grandfather owned neighborhood staple Tony’s Pizzeria. Tony’s closed in 2001, but the f...
Jan 03, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 73 73 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens FEASTS grooms next generation of food entrepreneurs
Three years since the program’s inception, Queens FEASTS (Food Entrepreneurship and Services Training) saw off another graduating class in a special commencement ceremony last week. Curated by the ...
Dec 30, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 98 98 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lantern wonderland lights up Citi Field
Featuring more than 120 lantern displays and illuminated by upwards of 10 million individual lights, the first-ever Hello Panda Festival is now open at Citi Field through January 26. Spanning 700,0...
Dec 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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Concert brings shtetl experience to Hanukkah celebration
For another weekend in the 2019-2020 season, On Stage at Kingsborough (OSK) carries on its eclectic roster of performances with a show celebrating the Jewish festival of lights. On Saturday, Decemb...
Dec 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 41 41 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn designers in it to win it on 'Project Runway'
Bravo’s Emmy-winning competition series “Project Runway” returns Thursday for another fierce season. Among the 16 eager contests are two Brooklyn-based designers to represent the borough’s vibrant ...
Dec 09, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
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From Moscow to BK: ‘Nutcracker’ at Kings Theatre
This year marks the Moscow Ballet’s 27th annual North American tour of classic Russian ballets. As a part of the Gift of Christmas Tour, the world-renowned dance company brought its rendition of a ...
Dec 09, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tango show presents history in motion at KBCC
Born from the streets of Buenos Aires, Argentina, in the late 1800s, the tango was popularized in brothels and lower-class communities as a dance of loneliness, passion and lust. Since becoming soc...
Dec 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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QPL kicks off annual kindness campaign
For the second consecutive year, the Queens Public Library (QPL) is celebrating the holiday season with “It’s Time for Kind,” a six-week initiative promoting acts of kindness. From Nov. 18 through ...
Nov 26, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 242 242 recommendations | email to a friend
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MoMI exhibit puts spotlight on your favorite animated image
Astoria’s Museum of the Moving Image (MoMI) is dedicated to promoting the appreciation of film, television and digital media as artforms. As the internet becomes more and more intertwined with soci...
Nov 21, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 101 101 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens woman creates ‘cheesecake sandwiches’ using an old family recipe
Like many New Yorkers, Lisa Cotoggio found herself at a career crossroads when the recession hit in the late 2000s. A native of College Point, the former actress and model had been making a steady ...
Nov 14, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 285 285 recommendations | email to a friend
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QC exhibit explores identity through Cuban art
Contemporary Cuban art is a reflection of the rich diversity and unique political history that gives the country its character. “There’s a freedom in terms of ideas and also the materiality,” said ...
Nov 07, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 340 340 recommendations | email to a friend
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Beloved cupcake shop honored with small business award
Already named “Best Cupcake” in the five boroughs by the Daily News and chosen as a “Chef’s Selection” for Nets games since the Barclay’s Center opened, Williamsburg’s Brooklyn Cupcake received a n...
Oct 30, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 322 322 recommendations | email to a friend
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Randolph Beer debuts new space and nanobrewery
Randolph Beer Co-Founder Dave Plate and Managing Partner Kyle Kensrue recently announced the Williamsburg reopening of their brewpub, unveiling 2,000 additional square feet with shuffleboard tables...
Oct 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 189 189 recommendations | email to a friend
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