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Astoria Characters: The Harpist
Aug 22, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Tracey started playing the harp at 13. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Although it’s tall and long, you don’t notice the harp right away. That’s because it’s standing ...
Some Thing You May Not Have Known about Queens
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Queens—it’s the largest of the five boroughs of New York in terms of sheer geographical expanse, and, with nearly 2.5 million residents, it would be the 4th largest city in the nation if the five b...
The James Damore Google Memo Firing and Its Legal Consequences – It Could Potentially Blaze New Trails in Constitutional Law
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
James Damore is the Google software engineer who wrote the “Google’s Ideological Echo Chamber,” Memo , arguing that genetics are the primary reason why software engineering is dominated by men . St...
Heartburn Drugs Linked to Severe Side Effects
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 141 141 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Rudolph F. X. Migliore, P.C. The Differences Between Nexium and Prilosec:   Nexium   is a prescription drug that treats GERD (Gastro esophageal reflux disease), Zollinger- Ellison Syndrome, ul...
Grand Central Parkway Car Accident Involves Four Cars, Two Deaths and Seven Injuries
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Sackstein Sackstein & Lee, LLP On Sunday morning, July 17, a Grand Central Parkway car accident took the lives of two people and left seven others injured. The accident occurred near 188th St....
What Happens If You Can’t Locate a Will?
Aug 16, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 138 138 recommendations | email to a friend
So you spend the time and money to carefully plan out your estate and you prepare and execute a will that ensures that your property goes exactly where you want it to. Once you’ve made it official,...
How Many Racist Statements Does It Take to Create a Hostile Work Environment?
Aug 16, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
If is severe enough, one racist statement can create a hostile work environment, according to the United State Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. This court hears appeals for New York, Vermon...
Astoria Characters: The Drag Queen
Aug 15, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
“I’m not used to posing as a boy,” says   Travis Barr . PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Travis as himself. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling “I’m not used to posing as a boy,” says  Travis Barr . Burly...
Astoria Characters: The Diner Owners
Aug 08, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
There are 927 entries, including the daily specials, on the menu at the   Bel Aire Diner . PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING The Bel Aire Diner on 21st Street at Broadway. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhli...
Astoria Characters: The Actor Who Makes Life His Stage
Aug 01, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
PHOTO BY NANCY A. RUHLING Alec plays Kris in The Crusade of Connor Stephens. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling “Would you mind if I make breakfast?” Alec Shaw,   who is walking around the kitchen...

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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - July 27 - August 3
Entertainment events happening in Brooklyn and Queens
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 72 72 recommendations | email to a friend
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Six Years Later: The ‘brotherhood’ remains for St. John’s basketball
DJ Kennedy, Paris Horne and Justin Burrell speak on their brotherhood and careers after their days at St. John's
Jul 26, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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Brooklyn Bridge Park is packed with activities through August
There’s still plenty of time left for summer. And there’s still plenty of entertainment going on at Brooklyn Bridge Park.
Jul 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 81 81 recommendations | email to a friend
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Flushing Town Hall hosts benefit concert
Flushing Town Hall will host a benefit concert on Friday, July 28, to support the continuation of funding for the arts and arts programming.
Jul 18, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - July 20 - July 27
Events happening in Queens and Brooklyn
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‘American Idol’ alum on her anti-bullying program & debut EP
Casey McQuillen is a musician who sounds pretty exceptional and whose heart is even better.
Jul 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 56 56 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bringing together police and community through theatre
On Saturday, July 15th, the Brooklyn Public Library will put on a production of “Antigone in Ferguson” in Brownsville in order to help bridge the growing divide between the community and law enforc...
Jul 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - July 13 - July 20
Entertainment events in Brooklyn and Queens
Jul 11, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 53 53 recommendations | email to a friend
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A look at the upcoming Kew Gardens Festival of Cinema
The Kew Gardens Festival of Cinema recently announced the film lineup for its inaugural 10-day festival in August.
Jul 07, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
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Shortstacks hosts teen-driven fashion show
Last Thursday, Shortstack held its 11th annual charity fashion show at Terrace on the Park.
Jul 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
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Summer lineup for Flushing Town Hall
Summer 2017 will see a new batch of dazzling performances, workshops and artworks at Flushing Town Hall.
Jul 05, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 69 69 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - July 13 - July 20
Entertainment events happening in Queens and Brooklyn
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A quick guide to July 4th activities in Brooklyn and Queens
Just because the summer’s biggest holiday falls on a Tuesday doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate everything red, white and blue.
Jun 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Michelangelo’s famous frescoes make it to the Oculus
Check out the frescoes without having to fly to Italy
Jun 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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Weekly Entertainment Calendar - June 29 - July 6
G.O.A.T. Again - Ongoing - This exhibit uses animal statues to examine how ego creates misplaced expectations in culture, politics and sports. Running until September. |Socrates Sculpture Park, 32-...
Jun 27, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
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