John manning the deli counter at Andrew & Frank's Catering.
The rush-hour regulars are lined up when John Zizzo steps behind the…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on April 14, 2015 at 6:35am — No Comments
The Catholic Fellowship of NYC has teamed up with WeekendDating.com to bring more Catholic/Christian singles on this very special Spring Fling Singles Mingle Fundraiser benefitting Catholic Medical Mission Board (CMMB).
CMMB is a global, faith-based health organization helping women and children lead healthier lives. To learn about CMMB go to…
Added by The Catholic Fellowship of NYC on April 9, 2015 at 4:22pm — No Comments
Who threw them there and why?
I live around the corner from a private high school. If I ever need to be reminded of this fact, all I have to do is look up in the sky.
Read all about it in…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on April 7, 2015 at 6:38am — No Comments
The QAC is a professional development event for artists to learn more about the business of art, get feedback on their work, and build networks within the artistic community.
Saturday, April 25, 2015, 2:00-7:00pm
Hosted at Queens Museum
Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Flushing, NY 11368
#7 Train to Mets-Willets Point
Artists will have the opportunity to have their portfolios critiqued by Queens Museum curatorial staff. The speed consultations will be an…Continue
Added by Queens Council on the Arts on April 1, 2015 at 11:30am — No Comments
War separated Pedro and his family when he was a child.
If you don't know anything about Pedro Fernandez de Unamuno, and most of the world…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on March 31, 2015 at 6:43am — No Comments
Paul with one of his feline friends.
The cats didn't do it. Paul Santell wants that to be perfectly clear before he bares his left arm.
Read all about Paul in…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on March 24, 2015 at 6:40am — No Comments
Looking for an Astoria/LIC buyer's agent with experience in multi-family properties. I realize there is blog content regarding real estate agents, but it seems to be limited to agents specializing in rentals. Please help!
Added by Cole on March 23, 2015 at 5:12pm — No Comments
Bright one-bedroom apartment in the heart of Astoria. Stainless steel appliances, new construction (building is 2.5 years old), and balcony. Skyline view from the balcony. Storage Unit in building comes with apartment. Laundry (coin-op) in building. Parking spot available for $250. Available April 1st.
$2,300 - Email me for more info or to schedule a viewing - firstname.lastname@example.org
Pets welcome (additional security deposit). …
Added by Joshua Negreira on March 19, 2015 at 9:05pm — No Comments
Minnie, who retired three years ago, soon will be 90.
Minnie Daddario places a plate of pizzelle on the table. There aren't many people who make the…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on March 17, 2015 at 7:02am — No Comments
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Tony and his son Peter getting into the zone.
It's not as easy as it looks.
Tony Loupakis, who stands a mere 5 feet 4, grabs the bar of…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on March 10, 2015 at 6:15am — No Comments
Emmy winner Erin designs costumes for Sesame Street.
"My house is like a zoo on Saturday mornings," says Erin Black.
So consider yourself warned and…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on March 3, 2015 at 6:43am — No Comments
Mickey Z. in his protester's pose.
Even when he's not raising his furious fist to the sky, Mickey Z. is outstanding in the crowd. That's something to say because as a political…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on February 24, 2015 at 6:27am — No Comments
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Giselle and Predrag at the OK Cafe.
Predrag Grncarski's a cappuccino guy; his wife,…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on February 17, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments
Lynne and Jiminy, her therapy parrot.
It's a simple task: Carry the seltzer can outside to the trash can.
This is not something that Lynne Enman can do right off the bat. She…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on February 10, 2015 at 6:06am — No Comments
Joann's the author of the self-help cookbook "Overcoming Takeout."
It's flu season, and Joann Pandolfi comes carrying a care package for me. Her Little Red Riding Hood…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on February 3, 2015 at 6:20am — No Comments
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Carol took up the sax 40 years ago.
Carol Sudhalter, the founder of Astoria…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on January 27, 2015 at 6:55am — No Comments
Yomar raised two children on her own.
Why? Even for Yomar Ramirez, who is an introspective woman, it's not always easy to come up with a simple, satisfying…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on January 20, 2015 at 6:50am — No Comments
Thank you to those who participated in the survey, and now the website BOAST: Best of Astoria is published! Find out about great food, drinks, and fun things to do and see in the area. Check it out and spread the word: boast.nyc
Added by Jonah Schrogin on January 14, 2015 at 11:50am — No Comments
Anthony with one of his artworks.
The painting, a brooding tattoo of black and white shapes flowing together like a raging river, is wrapped…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on January 13, 2015 at 6:41am — No Comments
Mitch on the waterfront.
It's going to be a good day. Mitch Waxman knows this because he just saw a black cat with yellow eyes.
Read all about Mitch in Nancy Ruhling's…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on January 6, 2015 at 6:13am — No Comments