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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
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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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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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Reorg illusion
Dear Editor, The MTA’s reorganization plan prepared by the consulting firm Alix Partners for Governor Andrew Cuomo will, like all his previous special commissions and advisory committee reports, no...
Jul 29, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 231 231 recommendations | email to a friend
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Abe's caution
Dear Editor, Regarding your recent Pol Position column, "Cuomo basks in afterglow of blackout," I understand public outrage over recent power outages. But Con Ed's critics should remember the words...
Jul 29, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 235 235 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lack of outrage
Dear Editor, In our modern world, there’s a strict adherence to being tolerant, patient, and forgiving. When we witness something that immediately calls in to question our awareness of rude behavio...
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AOC on ICE
Dear Editor, I heard Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on the radio advising undocumented individuals how to evade Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents. Whether they come from Ireland, E...
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Russian interference
Dear Editor, President Donald Trump's new FBI director, Christopher Wray, said before the Senate's Judiciary Committee that "Russians are absolutely intent on trying to interfere with our elections...
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Not the Finest hour
Dear Editor, Recently, NYPD officers were hit with buckets of water in Harlem and Brooklyn. I am appalled and distressed over those who have very little respect for our Finest, who serve and protec...
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Legacy of LBJ
Dear Editor, July 2019 marks the 55th Anniversary of federal support for public transportation. The success of public transportation can be traced back to one of the late president Lyndon Johnson's...
Jul 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 334 334 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dangerous ‘Jewel’
Dear Editor, Flushing Meadows-Corona Park has been called the "Jewel of Queens," but I would say the jewel has lots of faults. More than 13 years ago, I had concerns about serious conditions that e...
Jul 24, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 242 242 recommendations | email to a friend
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$1K, one caveat
Dear Editor: One Democratic candidate for the White House (Mr. Andrew Yang) wants to establish a Universal Basic Income (UBI) in this country by giving $1,000 a month to every adult. I think that w...
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Labor flaws
Dear Editor, Eugene Scalia, the son of late Supreme Court justice Antonin Scalia, has been chosen by President Donald Trump to serve as the nation’s new Labor Secretary. He will run a department th...
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Moon memories
Dear Editor, A question being asked recently is "where were you when the Apollo 11 landed on the moon?" Well, I was working as a manager at Mays Department Store in Jamaica on the third floor when ...
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Welcome back
Dear Editor, Pope Francis said, “If a person is gay and seeks God and has goodwill, who am I to judge.” There is a need to welcome LGBTQ+ people in our churches, and not exclude them from God’s mer...
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Border gains
Dear Editor, It is very encouraging to see that despite Congressional obstruction, President Donald Trump has been able to use existing law to take decisive action to deal with the crisis of invasi...
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Tree talk
Dear Editor, The recent tragedy at a Girl Scout Camp in Indiana where one girl was killed and five others injured when a tree suddenly fell should be a wakeup call in our area to have forestry insp...
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Who owns what?
Dear Editor, America was born not by accident, but conceived by deliberate design to guarantee freedom and liberty and to create an environment that nurtures creativity, self-reliance and responsib...
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