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Astoria Characters: The Zen Rocker
May 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
  Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Mike’s a lifelong Astoria resident. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling What do a statue of Ganesha, an electric-red Kramer guitar, a 20-year-old ZZ plant, ticket stubs ...
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Astoria Characters: The Wallpaper Designer
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Sitting in her bright white-walled design studio, Sarah Merenda flips through her book of wallpaper samples. Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Sarah is the owner of Merenda Wallpaper. Text and Photos by Na...
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Astoria Characters: The Fun Family
May 09, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Kazuki’s a fashion designer. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling When Kazuki Kozuru-Salifoska opens the blinds to bring in the morning sun, her daughter, Kharin, protests....
Astoria Characters: The Proactive Actor
May 02, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Did you see him in Les Mis? Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling It’s been a month since Joshua Morgan has set eyes on Barnaby. That’s why the maroon fan-tailed Betta is sw...
Astoria Characters: The Guy Who Saved the Bocce Court
Apr 25, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Danny grew up in Astoria Houses. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling White canvas ball bag in hand, Danny Berrios heads toward the bocce court in Astoria Park. It’s along ...
Astoria Characters: The Music Maker
Apr 23, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 51 51 recommendations | email to a friend
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling Guillermo is a flutist. Text and Photos by Nancy A. Ruhling The flute was not Guillermo Laporta ’s first choice. Guillermo, the co-founder of the multidisciplinary music e...
How Can Lawyers Get in Trouble Over Sex?
Apr 20, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 569 569 recommendations | email to a friend
by   Bill Cafaro , Affair At Work The most shameful case in recent history was Thomas Lowe, an Egan, MN attorney representing a divorce client, who had an affair with her that lasted seven months. ...

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Astoria art installation closes due to safety threats
An Astoria art installation that became a center of protest against President Donald Trump’s administration has closed. On Friday, the “He Will Not Divide Us” exhibit outside of the Museum of the M...
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EDC releases feasibility study on Sunnyside Yards project
Long-term proposal could cost up to $19 billion
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The Woman of the Cheese Caves
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The Old-Fashioned Shave-and-Snip Barber
There are only four stations at Val’s Barber Shop. Val Suyunov, the owner, mans the one closest to the front plate-glass window, where the shop’s humble name is proclaimed in big, bold golden lette...
Feb 10, 2017 | 0 0 comments | 77 77 recommendations | email to a friend
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Mayor touts successes of gun violence prevention
The residents of Queensbridge Houses have gone a full year without any shootings, and the mayor wants the whole city to know it. Mayor Bill de Blasio joined elected officials, community leaders and...
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Astoria residents rally in support of Muslim community
Hundreds of Astoria residents, young and old, came together on a cold Friday night to support the local Muslim community. Local elected officials hosted the rally on Steinway Street, home to a larg...
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Parents, students demand stop sign at LIC intersection
Pol helps install symbolic “People’s Stop Sign”
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Angry constituents confront pol about joining breakaway Dem group
Protesters clash with supporters outside town hall meeting
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Astoria pol unveils proposal to reinvest in Steinway Street
State of the District address touts first-term accomplishments
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New performance to merge science and creative arts
A local arts organization is bringing quantum physics to the artistic level. MADArt Creative, a performing arts collective based in New York, is hosting the second show of its three-part series, “I...
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The Massage Master at The Giving Tree
The subway screeches, the city screams and Anthony Wood stands serene. He finds his piece of peace at the massage-therapy table, which is tucked into a corner of The Giving Tree Yoga Studio. In thi...
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Pols rally against Trump at Astoria art installation
Has become gathering spot for hate groups, actor arrested
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Residents offer feedback on initial Astoria Park redesign
Longtime locals push back on proposed changes
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Following accident, traffic safety again an issue in nabe
Following the death of Henry Boimel, who was hit by an Uber driver last week near 76th Street and 37th Avenue, Jackson Heights elected officials hosted a town hall to discuss concerns over pedestri...
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Western Queens residents meet new precinct commander
Captain Forgione addresses community concerns in 108th
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