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Astoria Characters: The Scout Who Set Up the Little Free Pantry
Sep 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 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 | 20 20 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 | 30 30 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...
Cosmetic Foot Surgery
Sep 16, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 4251 4251 recommendations | email to a friend
Cosmetic foot surgery procedures are done to reconstruct deformities from birth or due to injury. Surgery also minimizes scars and improves the cushioning on your feet. While cosmetic foot surgery ...
Graston Physical Therapy
Sep 15, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 3636 3636 recommendations | email to a friend
GRASTON TECHNIQUE FOR SPRAIN OR STRAIN Many types of physical therapy treatments either help you heal from recent injuries or work to prevent injuries from happening at all. They often focus on you...
Astoria Characters: The Woman Who Comes To the Rescue
Sep 14, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Julie is the founder of Immigrant Families Together. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Julie Schwietert doesn’t look like a superhero. For one thing, she’s not wearing a...
Porcelain Crowns
Sep 11, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 3559 3559 recommendations | email to a friend
Porcelain crowns for your teeth look natural and function just like your own teeth. A porcelain crown costs a little more than an acrylic crown, but it also lasts a lot longer. How long do porcelai...
Astoria Characters: The Pup and the Pandemic
Sep 06, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Zora The Wonder Dog. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling While Zora’s tail wagged like a hummingbird’s wings, the puppy got into play pose. I watched in wonder – and shock...
Digital Marketing Consultant in Bangalore
Aug 23, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 590 590 recommendations | email to a friend
Gladias Consulting is a full-service  Digital Marketing Consultant in Bangalore  that delivers compelling solutions. Our prevailing solutions and expertise help us deliver great results in the worl...
ISO Certification in South Africa
Aug 23, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 211 211 recommendations | email to a friend
Genveritas is the Global Organization that is known for the best in the industry ISO Consultancy Agency in South Africa. ISO Certification in South Africa is the best and promising approach to the ...

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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 | 139 139 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 | 151 151 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 | 162 162 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 | 193 193 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 | 197 197 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 | 217 217 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 | 217 217 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 | 201 201 recommendations | email to a friend
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With COVID-19 relief funding, MoMI to enhance digital presence
As an arts and cultural institution specializing in film, television and digital media, Astoria’s Museum of the Moving Image (MoMI) is no stranger to the virtual landscape. Thanks to a $296,000 CAR...
Jul 02, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
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Outdoor art exhibit promotes community resiliency
More than a century after the Spanish Flu, a global pandemic like the one we are now experiencing is far from recognizable to our collective memory. For most of us, COVID-19 presents an unprecedent...
Jul 02, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 200 200 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dance festival spotlights Asian choreographers
Produced by Nai-Ni Chen dance Company, the CrossCurrent Choreographic Festival is the only undertaking of its kind that focuses exclusively on bringing visibility to emerging Asian-American choreog...
Jun 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 261 261 recommendations | email to a friend
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Celebration of African Arts kicks off with virtual Libation
Across the African Diaspora, Libation is a ritual pouring of liquid as an offering to the ancestors, and is often performed at the start of important events in order to ask for guidance. Each June,...
Jun 26, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 235 235 recommendations | email to a friend
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New exhibit “Wave Forms” rolls into Garage Art Center
The Garage Art Center may have launched in the middle of a global pandemic, but the gallery isn’t letting the challenges of quarantine thwart its mission. On the heels of its very first exhibition,...
Jun 18, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 278 278 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mural spreads message of love from ‘Little Manila’
On the afternoon of June 12, a date that marks Philippine Independence Day, a small group gathered at the southeast corner of 69th Street and Roosevelt Avenue, a busy intersection in Woodside that ...
Jun 15, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 291 291 recommendations | email to a friend
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NYC Pride goes virtual, celebrations continue despite pandemic
Pride Month will undoubtedly be different this year in light of continued restrictions on in-person gatherings, but that won’t stop New Yorkers across the city from celebrating the Big Apple’s vibr...
Jun 12, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 287 287 recommendations | email to a friend
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