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Astoria Characters: The Man Out To Heal the World
Jan 14, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 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 | 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
Dec 10, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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...
DIVERSE REAL ESTATE IS JUST THAT*DIVERSE*
Dec 01, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 162 162 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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Checks useless
Dear Editor, Universal background checks to curb gun violence is misleading and inconclusive. It will mostly affect the legal firearms owner who has no criminal record on which to be denied a purch...
Nov 26, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 50 50 recommendations | email to a friend
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DiMarzio support
Dear Editor, Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio of the Diocese of Brooklyn has been accused of sexual abuse in the 1970s. I believe Bishop DiMarzio is innocent based on what he has done to prevent children f...
Nov 26, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tree safety
Dear Editor, As we approach the start of the holiday season, many people will purchase Christmas trees. When looking for a live Christmas tree, always remember to shake the tree to see if a lot of ...
Nov 26, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Calendar confusion
Dear Editor, Regarding your "Back In The Day" feature on November 21, The Long-Island Star-Journal news reports dated November 12, 1941, that you spotlighted don't match that time period. For examp...
Nov 26, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 150 150 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bag the bags
Dear Editor, You are an eco-conscious shopper. When you shop you always choose paper bags, knowing plastic bags are made from fossil fuels that last virtually forever. While your choice makes a lot...
Nov 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 188 188 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trump intimidation
Dear Editor, While former Ukraine ambassador Maria Yovanovitch was testifying about how President Donald Trump smeared her reputation and threatened her, Trump tweeted smears and threatened her. Th...
Nov 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 182 182 recommendations | email to a friend
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She Built NYC
Dear Editor, In the She Built NYC initiative to honor women of historical significance, it should be known that Roman Catholic religious sisters have had a significant impact upon the life of New Y...
Nov 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 188 188 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mad Hatters
Dear Editor, Democrats are concerned with dilemmas concerning bathrooms, athletic competition, and “pronoun” controversies, as well as more needless government control. They also believe that a man...
Nov 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 182 182 recommendations | email to a friend
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Priase for Tulsi
Dear Editor, The crowded field of Democrat presidential hopefuls have produced a balance of well-recognized names, along with an infusion of newcomers. Among the latter is the low key but articulat...
Nov 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 116 116 recommendations | email to a friend
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Presence presents
Dear Editor, Regarding Thomas M. Casey's letter ("On Our Own" – 11/7), not only will violent offenders be released without bail under justice "reform," but they'll be bribed to appear in court. May...
Nov 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 240 240 recommendations | email to a friend
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Trial gifts
Dear Editor, Mayor Bill de Blasio has a plan where some accused criminals will be given gifts by the city to return for trial. Those gifts include Mets tickets, movie passes, gift cards and more. W...
Nov 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 209 209 recommendations | email to a friend
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Return of the W
Dear Editor, November marks the third anniversary for the return of W line service to Astoria. The from the Ditmars to Whitehall Street in downtown Manhattan was terminated on June 25, 2010, due to...
Nov 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 223 223 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dire warning
Dear Editor, The declaration by thousands of scientists and climatologists from 150 countries around the world that our planet is in a "climate emergency" as a result of continued global warming sh...
Nov 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
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Vet disgrace
Dear Editor, I wonder how President Donald Trump spent Veterans Day after stealing $2.8 million from a fundraiser for veterans in Iowa in January 2016 to promote his presidential bid? And the final...
Nov 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 83 83 recommendations | email to a friend
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On our own
Dear Editor, Did you know that if you are driving and stop to retrieve something from a neighbor’s recyclable trash, the city can confiscate your car? Or that city law says that you can be fined up...
Nov 07, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
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