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Astoria Characters: The Man Out To Heal the World
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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 | 74 74 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 | 40 40 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 | 121 121 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 | 53 53 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 | 1059 1059 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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Amazon delusion
Dear Editor, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and State Senator Michael Gianaris are delusional. The fact that Amazon is renting some space at Hudson Yards has no connection to the Long Islan...
Dec 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Failure to act
Dear Editor, The vote to impeach President Donald Trump will only further add to the political  ineptness that has gripped Congress. While all of this is going on, the country continues to be plagu...
Dec 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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LGA a star
Dear Editor, LaGuardia Airport is not only a vital part of Queens transportation history, it also played key roles in three Oscar winning films. In 1942's "Casablanca," refugees from war-torn Europ...
Dec 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Seceding success?
Dear Editor, A recent proposal by Staten Island Assemblyman Joe Borelli for the borough to leave New York City is easier said than done. It reminded me of the great idea put forward by the team of ...
Dec 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
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Do-nothing Dems?
Dear Editor, Democrats in the House passed a bill that would let Medicare negotiate prices for seniors regarding prescription medicine, dental care, hearing aids and vision costs. Every single Demo...
Dec 18, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 38 38 recommendations | email to a friend
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Repairs, not cops
Dear Editor, Thank you for your well-reported article on November 21 on vendors in the subways. I live in Forest Hills and frequently take the subway to the Jackson Heights/74th Street stop. I am a...
Dec 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Help small biz
Dear Editor, I read the story by Benjamin Fang in the December 5th edition about Councilman Mark Gjonaj, chair of the Committee on Small Businesses, and his frustration that the city has not reduce...
Dec 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Graham’s choice
Dear Editor, Those who remained at the Alamo understood death was a certainty. They stood their ground accepting it was their duty and moral obligation fueled by the hope of a Texas free of foreign...
Dec 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 55 55 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bridge overruns
Dear Editor, Motorists and taxpayers are concerned after learning that the contractor for the new Tappan Zee Bridge is suing the New York State Thruway Authority for $900 million in additional incu...
Dec 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rent laws
Dear Editor, Democrats have won control of the state legislature, and the first thing they did is install draconian rent stabilization laws. One of the new laws is that a landlord cannot increase t...
Dec 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
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Crazy experiment
Dear Editor, A recently announced plan to send District 28 students to schools outside their own neighborhoods reflects Schools Chancellor Richard Carranza's clueless approach to his job. More than...
Dec 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Water’ time
Dear Editor, With ongoing impeachment proceedings, food stamps being cut for millions of Americans, and climate change, President Donald Trump is worried about light bulbs that make him appear oran...
Dec 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Newtown impact
Dear Editor, Benjamin Fang's article on Newtown Creek in the December 5th edition had such an impact on me that I'm going to make it part of my campaign for Congress in 2020. Newtown Creek has been...
Dec 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lessons learned?
Dear Editor, If Americans had solid foundations in our history, they would be more critical of the emerging Democratic Socialist platform which is a rewrite of the programs initiated in Venezuela. ...
Nov 26, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bigger issues
Dear Editor, There are more important issues riders have to deal with vendors selling products in the subways. The same is true for transit police. Riders have to deal with conductors who close the...
Nov 26, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 125 125 recommendations | email to a friend
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