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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 | 80 80 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 | 41 41 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
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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
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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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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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Mets lose, radio wins
Dear Editor, The Mets fired manager Mickey Callaway after two seasons because his team failed to land a wild card spot in the playoffs. As a Mets fan since 1964, I was thrilled when they won the 19...
Oct 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 226 226 recommendations | email to a friend
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Impeachment endgame
Dear Editor, As President Donald Trump was walking into the United Nations, he heard that he was being impeached. "What did I do now?” he asked members of the media. Evidently even he can't keep tr...
Oct 16, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 205 205 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ride in time
Dear Editor, Participating in the New York Transit Museum Nostalgia Ride on September 29 on the Q line from Brighton Beach to Coney Island was a great trip into long-forgotten history. The oldest w...
Oct 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 145 145 recommendations | email to a friend
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One library
Dear Editor, Former councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley urged for "Queens Library Equity” in a recent op-ed piece. Citing $200 million in unfunded capital needs for the 66 libraries in Queens, she calle...
Oct 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 236 236 recommendations | email to a friend
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Zoo stunt
Dear Editor, The woman who managed to get into the lion exhibit at the Bronx Zoo is a total idiot! What would possess anyone with half a brain to do such a dangerous thing? Certainly, she should be...
Oct 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 132 132 recommendations | email to a friend
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Help the homeless
Dear Editor, Four homeless men were killed on sidewalks of Chinatown by a mentally ill man named Rodriguez Santos, who with his criminal record of violence should never have been on the street. May...
Oct 08, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 115 115 recommendations | email to a friend
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F for de Blasio
Dear Editor, As the saga at Maspeth High School continues to grow, we now have a new player to add to this disgraceful conduct: our illustrious mayor. Mayor Bill de Blasio was apparently made aware...
Oct 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 232 232 recommendations | email to a friend
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English only
Dear Editor, Regarding your recent article on a Queens College professor preserving the world's dialects, as a Queens College graduate I respect professor Daniel Kaufman's efforts to preserve nearl...
Oct 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 222 222 recommendations | email to a friend
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Why the hate?
Dear Editor, I am bothered by the number of my fellow Americans who have expressed vitriol and hatred for President Donald Trump, who after two years of exhaustive expensive investigations was foun...
Oct 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 124 124 recommendations | email to a friend
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Count every vote
Dear Editor, The Electoral College is obsolete. Why have voting booths in Hawaii and Alaska when election is over before voters even wake up? The elections lost by the Democratic Party were not los...
Oct 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 118 118 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mincing words
Dear Editor, I enjoy the editorial and Dispatch pages, and notice this newspaper has joined the national media and Democratic Party by using the word "progressive" in place of "liberal". As it is n...
Oct 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 144 144 recommendations | email to a friend
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Help city’s vets
Dear Editor, As reported in the media, the budget for the city's veteran services agency has increased 70 percent, but homeless veterans got less for housing and other services. Why? I am a veteran...
Oct 02, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 129 129 recommendations | email to a friend
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Need for light
Dear Editor, This fall's school semester marks the 70th anniversary of P.S. 164 in Kew Gardens Hills. I was part of the inaugural class in 1949 and the first graduating class in 1951. But when 2019...
Sep 23, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 284 284 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pay as you go
Dear Editor, Democrats doubled our national debt from $10 trillion to $20 trillion over eight years under President Barack Obama. Republicans under President Donald Trump added $2 trillion more ove...
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Vaping control
Dear Editor, President Donald Trump's Environmental Protection Agency has decided to attack the environment, basically allowing more pollutants to be released into rivers and streams, and Trump's E...
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