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Astoria Characters: The Writer Soaring on the Wings of His Words
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Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Seanie began writing in New York. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling It never really occurred to Seanie Sugrue to write things down. For many years, he was content to let...
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Astoria Characters: The Guy Who Saved the Pet Store
Feb 04, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Tom opened Tom’s Pet Supply in July. Text and photos by Nancy A. Ruhling After Tom Odermatt flips on the fluorescent overhead lights, he heads to the aquariums, where he j...
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THANKS FOR THE UPDATE REAL ESTATE BROKER JIM TURANO OF DIVERSE REAL ESTATE-FEB.1ST. RETAIL SPACES, DOCTOR OFFICES AND PROFESSIONAL OFFICES IN MIDDLE VILLAGE, NY The most variety of selections offer...
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Decorate Your Home the Way You Want Decorating, renovating or building a new house from scratch is not only a huge responsibility, but it is also hard work. From construction to decorating every la...
Astoria Characters: The Constant Creator
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Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Kevin’s a member of the Astoria-centric band Begorrah. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling A gentle mist is falling as Kevin Patrick Corrigan leans into his guitar and sta...
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 | 239 239 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 | 95 95 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...

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Michael Porcelli, Auto Mechanic
Longtime Community Board 5 member Michael Porcelli has pretty much been a mechanic since he was five years old. He started in his father’s automotive shop at that age and loved the business. He too...
Feb 18, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Emily Ramos, High Mi Madre
As New York lawmakers negotiate the legalization of recreational marijuana, some new companies are looking for ways to enter the cannabis industry. One of those entities is High Mi Madre, a South B...
Feb 12, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 40 40 recommendations | email to a friend
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Debra-Ellen Glickstein, NYC Kids RISE
NYC Kids RISE was founded to expand economic opportunity and equity by providing families a way to save for their children’s future. The nonprofit organization manages the Save for College program,...
Feb 05, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 47 47 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rajiv Gowda, State Senate Candidate
Engineer, labor leader and community leader Rajiv Gowda is running for the State Senate to represent the north and east shores of Staten Island and parts of south Brooklyn. Gowda, who has lived in ...
Jan 29, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 86 86 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tom Duane, Former State Senator
Tom Duane represented the west side of Manhattan for decades, first in the City Council and later in the State Senate for more than a dozen years. He made history in 1991, when he, along with Anton...
Jan 22, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 107 107 recommendations | email to a friend
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Michelle Dunston, LeFrak City Tenants Association
For the last year, Michelle Dunston has served as the president of the LeFrak City Tenants Association. With more than 5,000 families living in the 4,605-apartment complex in Corona, her role is to...
Jan 15, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 120 120 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jenifer Rajkumar, Assembly Candidate
Woodhaven resident Jenifer Rajkumar is vying to make history in New York. Rajkumar, a public interest lawyer, educator and former state government official, is running for the state Assembly in Dis...
Jan 08, 2020 | 0 0 comments | 143 143 recommendations | email to a friend
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Anthony Uran, Vaughn College
Growing up in East Elmhurst, Anthony Uran lived close to Planeview Park next to Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology. The park offers a closeup view of LaGuardia Airport, where visitors can...
Dec 31, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 175 175 recommendations | email to a friend
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George Badia, Pan American H.S.
In his fifth year as principal of Pan American International High School, George Badia has seen his fair share of challenges. The Elmhurst school, in its 11th year, serves 455 students, most of who...
Dec 27, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 190 190 recommendations | email to a friend
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Phillip Kellogg, FAB Fulton
For the last 10 years, Phillip Kellogg has been at the helm of the Fulton Area Business (FAB) Alliance, also known as FAB FULTON. The Fort Greene resident is no stranger to being involved in his co...
Dec 17, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 238 238 recommendations | email to a friend
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Daryl Ware, Music Teacher
On December 14, for the first time ever, teaching artists from Flushing Town Hall will take the stage with local students to perform for the “Global Arts for Global Kids” benefit concert. The after...
Dec 10, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Lina Lee, Communities Resist
On June 1, Communities Resist, a Brooklyn-based anti-displacement legal services organization, officially formed. The group’s founding executive director, Lina Lee, said the organization operates u...
Dec 03, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 272 272 recommendations | email to a friend
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Jukay Hsu, Pursuit
When Queens native Jukay Hsu returned to his hometown after serving in the military, he thought about how technology could positively impact people in his community. The Stuyvesant High School and ...
Nov 26, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Alexandra Vassilaros, Vassilaros & Sons
After three generations of men at the helm, a 100-year-old Queens-based coffee company is now run by women. Vassilaros & Sons was founded in 1919 by John Anthony Vassilaros, a Greek immigrant who w...
Nov 19, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 74 74 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ricardo Aca, Make the Road New York
While working for the photography department at LaGuardia Community College, Ricardo Aca created a photo series called “Not A...” The project was in response to then-candidate Donald Trump’s commen...
Nov 12, 2019 | 0 0 comments | 313 313 recommendations | email to a friend
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