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Astoria Characters: The Creators of Art Bites
Oct 16, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
  Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Astoria Art Bites setting up at Mike’s Diner at 22-37 31st St. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling It was a couple of cups of coffee at Mike’s Diner that got the creativ...
Astoria Characters: The Elvis Impersonator
Oct 08, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Elvis has entered the building. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling Gregg Peters isn’t wearing a white jumpsuit. This is a startling fashion statement from a guy who has m...
Astoria Characters: The Full-Circle Artist
Oct 01, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 52 52 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Karen’s colorful studio. By Nancy A. Ruhling The sunlight streams through the windows, illuminating Karen Fitzgerald ’s studio, shining a spotlight on her circular paintin...
Astoria Characters: The Paw Partners
Sep 24, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 61 61 recommendations | email to a friend
There is a kitten in the window. Wait – there are two kittens in the window. Which is a curious thing given that the pet-supply shop is called The Regal Beagle . The feisty snowshoe Siamese, who is...
Important info on closing costs when selling a home. Jim Turano
Sep 20, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 768 768 recommendations | email to a friend
So besides hearing from a sales agent how much commission, or length of time for them to get the exclusive from you, do they explain your closing costs to you? From 42 years ago until today, I alwa...
Astoria Characters: The Multicultural Cook
Sep 17, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 90 90 recommendations | email to a friend
To understand why Tenzing Ghama can’t wait to get up at 4 in the morning to start cooking, you have to believe in dreams. She’s always wanted to open a restaurant, but she’s never had the money or ...
Hire the most experienced hands on Broker- Jim Turano
Sep 16, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 911 911 recommendations | email to a friend
Now celebrating his 42 year in the Real Estate Business. Over 4,000 written appraisals to date completed. Appeared in New York State Supreme Court as an expert witness in appraising. During Pandemi...
Astoria Characters: The Complex Man
Sep 13, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
It has been weeks since Stefano Poliseno has been to his Astoria Sports Complex.   Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Stefano outside the closed Astoria Sports Complex. He parks his car – a white Maserati d...
From the earliest I can remember, I’ve always loved music. Exclusive interview with songwriter, singer and entertainer Paul Loren
Sep 08, 2021 | 0 0 comments | 1214 1214 recommendations | email to a friend
Interview by Tiziano Thomas Dossena Paul Loren is a singer, songwriter, producer, and consummate entertainer. A native New Yorker, Paul was raised on the rich legacy of soul, classic pop, and the G...
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Neuro Doctors are a cohesive group of Top Neurosurgeons , Neurologists, Intervention Neuroradiologist, pain management specialists who work together to provide comprehensive neurosciences care to o...

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BG08_track_fire.jpg Track Fire! by jeffrey
November 21, 2008 01:52 PM | 40318 views | 0 0 comments | 2325 2325 recommendations | email to a friend
Some friends and I were attending two events in Bushwick. The first event was off the L-Morgan Ave stop. After attending in a most excellent fashion the first event, which was an art/fashion show a...
by jeffrey
November 21, 2008 12:44 PM | 39484 views | 0 0 comments | 2557 2557 recommendations | email to a friend
Hey gang. I just wrote a big introductory piece for this new blog of mine, but it got eaten up by my own inability to hit the button marked "post." I'll introduce myself more fully later, but I'm a...
Brett Favre and the Jets control their own destiny. Live Blog: Jets at Patriots by Nigel
November 13, 2008 10:52 PM | 47896 views | 41 41 comments | 2976 2976 recommendations | email to a friend
Well, that wraps up tonight's live-blog. I had a lot of fun talking with you guys. We'll be doing more of these in the coming weeks for football, basketball and hockey. Keep a look out on the sport...
Mangini and the Jets can make a statement tomorrow night. Tomorrow Night is a Long Time Coming For Jets by Nigel
November 12, 2008 12:23 PM | 42951 views | 2 2 comments | 2935 2935 recommendations | email to a friend
Tomorrow night the Jets will play the biggest game of their season, and perhaps the team's biggest game since 2002. Tomorrow night, a red-hot Jets team will play a wounded, vulnerable Patriots team...
Shellbank (Canal) Needs a Bailout by Anthony
October 24, 2008 12:16 PM | 50685 views | 0 0 comments | 2999 2999 recommendations | email to a friend
I grew up fishing the Shellbank Canal in Howard Beach. We had a boat, but my grandfather and I would sit on the dock, under the "4 Miles Per Hour" sign and fish and crab all day – every day – durin...
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