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Astoria Characters: The Master of the Art of Domesticity
Oct 24, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Emily Bicht is an artist. Photos and Text by Nancy A. Ruhling “Do you know the story of the Bundt pan?” Emily Bicht is sitting on her back balcony, her cascading Boticelli...
Taxes in Lithuania
Oct 22, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
The Republic of Lithuania implements a business-friendly taxation policy, and the taxation system is adapted to the legislation of the European Union. Since 1990, the Lithuania's taxation system ha...
Astoria Characters: The Space Shuttle Cafe and the Guy with the Spiderweb Tattoo
Oct 17, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling The Space Shuttle Cafe at 48th Street and Ditmars Boulevard. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling On 48 th Street right off Ditmars Boulevard, there have been recent repeat...
Astoria Characters: The Doggie Den Mother
Oct 10, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 57 57 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Viviane’s the owner of Vivi Pet Care. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Step by step. That’s how Viviane Matano likes to take things. Thus far, in her 56 years, her step...
Astoria Characters: The Energy Healer
Oct 03, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 85 85 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Nilcee is a reiki teacher. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Sometimes, in the middle of things, you just need to stop and take a break. Nilcee Kitani Schneider walks to...
James Turano, Broker receives award from Senator Addabbo
Sep 28, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 679 679 recommendations | email to a friend
Rightly deserved for being a businessman in the Community for over 41 years and giving back to the Community fourfold.  A Vietnam Veteran, past President of the Middle Village Kiwanis club, past Pr...
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Let’s Explore Billie Eilish Nude Pictures, Paige Vanzant Nude Photos, Vida Guerra Nude Photographs, Daisy Ridley Nude Images and Hayley Atwell Nude Videos Now !!! When it comes to getting naked in ...
Astoria Characters: The Scout Who Set Up the Little Free Pantry
Sep 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 78 78 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Lucas is a member of Troop 65. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Lucas McGarvey is standing on the sidewalk stocking the Little Free Pantry, something he does at least o...
Culture of Germany
Sep 21, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 82 82 recommendations | email to a friend
People in Germany speak the German language. The linguistic diversity of Germany is vaguely diverse according to a fractionalization scale which for Germany is 0.1642. The followers of Christianity...
Astoria Characters: The Visual Artist Who's Eyeing His New Life
Sep 19, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 92 92 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Ahmed’s a visual artist. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Sitting on the stoop sipping coffee, Ahmed El Shaer can’t help but marvel at his good fortune. A visual artist...

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Schumer joins fight to save indie music venues
The fight to rescue the nation’s struggling independent music venues just got a strong push from the New York corner. At a press conference last week in front of Williamsburg live music mainstay Ba...
Aug 28, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 146 146 recommendations | email to a friend
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Retrospective sparks decades-spanning dialogue on change
As the city has grappled with a global health crisis and civil unrest over the last several months, many holes in the fabric of our society have been exposed: economic imbalance, disparities in acc...
Aug 20, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 168 168 recommendations | email to a friend
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Portals to the familiar in new video collab
Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, a group of Queens and Brooklyn-based artists has been documenting the city’s lockdown experience with a series of multimedia music videos. At the core of these ...
Aug 20, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 180 180 recommendations | email to a friend
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Documentary revisits 1989 murder of Yusuf Hawkins
Produced by Brooklyn native, film premieres on HBO
Aug 13, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 186 186 recommendations | email to a friend
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Artist turns hurt into hope with coloring book
Briarwood-based artist and entrepreneur Claudia Marulanda knows first hand the power of creative expression when it comes to overcoming traumatic and emotional experiences. Having found her own joy...
Aug 13, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 177 177 recommendations | email to a friend
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Drive-in movie theater coming to Hall of Science
Rooftop Films brings outdoor film experience to Brooklyn & Queens
Aug 06, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 214 214 recommendations | email to a friend
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Queens dance school doc celebrates 30 years of ADA
Sunday, July 26, marked the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. In honor of the occasion, WORLD Channel is airing films centered on individuals with disabilities for a month-lo...
Jul 28, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 244 244 recommendations | email to a friend
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Concert raises funds for youth employment program
For its premiere virtual performance, Bed-Stuy-based Asase Yaa Cultural Arts Foundation will host “Raising Our Voices for Black Youth Benefit Concert” on Thursday, July 30. Co-produced by Asase Yaa...
Jul 28, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
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Advocates take to screens for annual AIDS Walk
For the 35th year in a row, NYC-based GMHC raised funds for HIV/AIDS service organizations working to provide prevention, care and advocacy for affected communities with its annual AIDS Walk. This ...
Jul 23, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 231 231 recommendations | email to a friend
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In new exhibit, artists interpret forms of ‘refuge’
For its annual summer show, Park Slope’s 440 Gallery is presenting a digital exhibition in which 24 artists hailing from across the country play with the idea of refuge. Though the theme was decide...
Jul 23, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 237 237 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoor exhibition inspires the streets of Kew Gardens
For the last seven Septembers, Kew Gardens residents Carol Lacks and Tony Mavilia have arranged an outdoor community arts day on the streets of the neighborhood. Aimed at spotlighting local artists...
Jul 17, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 268 268 recommendations | email to a friend
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Williamsburg waterfront park turns two
As the city continues down the path to reopening and New Yorkers begin to emerge from their apartments and homes, parks have become more essential now than ever in providing respite to urban dwelle...
Jul 17, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 268 268 recommendations | email to a friend
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VMAs will return to the Big Apple for 2020 show
This year, the music industry’s biggest night of celebration will pay tribute to the strength, spirit and resilience of New York City, live from Brooklyn’s own Barclays Center. That’s right, the 20...
Jul 10, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 288 288 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘2020 Live at the Gantries’ series kicks off online
Kupferberg Center for the Arts (KCA) can’t hold its annual summer concert series at Gantry Plaza State Park this season, but that isn’t keeping the Queens College venue from entertaining audiences ...
Jul 10, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 286 286 recommendations | email to a friend
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Elmhurst Hospital Greenmarket returns for 10th year
GrowNYC’s hospital-based Greenmarket at NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst is back for its 10th season. The seasonal market, which provides access to fresh produce for patients, staff and the Elmhurst...
Jul 10, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 276 276 recommendations | email to a friend
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