Paco is the founder of Lion Transportation.
Not everybody who gets a second chance wants it or takes it. Paco Soto was pretty much set in his ways when the opportunity was thrust…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on April 15, 2014 at 9:53am — No Comments
Marco's theory explains everything you ever wanted to know about everything.
Rain. That's what pelted Marco Pereira's boyhood brain, drop by drop by drop time after time,…Continue
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My boss Council Member Costa Constantinides is excited to announce that our office has brought The Doe Fund to Astoria to keep sidewalks and corner trash cans cleaner and litter-free. Earlier this year, he joined Senator Michael Gianaris and Assemblywoman Aravella Simotas to call upon the New York City Department of Sanitation to help rectify the litter situation. The Doe Fund will provide reinforcements and additional resources to make the sidewalks cleaner and the corner trash cans clearer…Continue
Added by Shachar Sharon on April 4, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments
You'll see Pedro at The Furniture Market and Waltz-Astoria.
Nine a.m. comes mighty early when you didn't go to bed until 3 in the morning. That's why…Continue
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I am looking for a loving foster home for my 2 dogs, Callie and Cassie due to housing regulations. I adopted Callie and Cassie 5 years ago from the SPCA in San Francisco. They are both very relaxed, well behaved and loving nothing more than a…Continue
Added by Keren Alon on March 31, 2014 at 11:32pm — No Comments
Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling
Painting is only one of her pursuits.
She paints. She writes. She welds. She wears men's Tony Lama cowboy boots and dangly turquoise earrings that fly through her long black hair when the wind blows. Lisa Zilker loves math, science, literature and getting her…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on March 25, 2014 at 1:25pm — No Comments
Established 7 years ago, Puppy Pals Adventure camp is NYC only all outdoor year round daily camp for puppies…and now for dogs of all ages. Specifically designed as an alternative to the “pack walkers” and one room” basement type” establishments that NYC has to offer, our camp program gets your dog out of the city for the day and on to a myriad of trails, beaches and state parks! Born from the concept that New York City dogs don’t get the opportunities that dogs that live in the country do,…Continue
Added by Ian C on March 23, 2014 at 5:09pm — No Comments
Queens Council on the Arts’ 3rd Space presents a Queens Artists Slam. Come join us as young emerging Queens artists across a range of disciplines come together to share new work and works-in-progress as diverse as our borough itself. These multidisciplinary performance…Continue
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Hoong Yee Lee Krakauer, QCAs’ Executive Director and children’s book author/illustrator shows artwork from her newest children's book, The Hungry…Continue
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Photo by Nancy A. Ruhling
Dino is the owner of the NY Martial Arts Academy.
Dino Orfanos starts out sitting in the big leather swivel chair behind the desk. He's not there even three seconds when he asks whether it would be OK if he moves to the other side of the desk, the one where his students sign up for classes.
Read all about Dino in…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on March 18, 2014 at 7:55am — No Comments
Luis and Fanny own Astoria Express Transit.
With one well-practiced pull, Fanny Cedeno rolls up the fortress-like metal gate at Astoria Express Transit…Continue
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Join us for an evening in experimental performance exercises that you…Continue
Added by Queens Council on the Arts on February 28, 2014 at 6:30pm — No Comments
Barbara lays out and sets up wireless lighting systems.
It is the light of the sun that brings Barbara Barrow to life. Intently, she watches the flakes fall from the sky.…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on February 25, 2014 at 8:23am — No Comments
Manducatis Rustica Restaurant
46-33 Vernon Boulevard
Long Island City, NY 11101
Added by Queens Council on the Arts on February 22, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
Queens Council on the Arts invites you to learn how to build and cultivate relationships with individual donors. Good fundraising is all about cultivating relationships to build deep connections.
This two-part interactive workshop with fundraising consultant…Continue
Added by Queens Council on the Arts on February 20, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
Her students call her Miss Michelle.
Michelle Koutsoubelis tap dances in the shower. She can't help it; the running water sets her feet on…Continue
Added by Nancy Ruhling on February 18, 2014 at 2:11pm — No Comments
Looking for a roommate to take the room in a 1 bedroom - flex apartment in a beautiful high rise building in Long Island city. Full amenities building with movement studio, gym, movie screening room, spin studio, tenant lounge, heated indoor pool, massage room, 35000 sq ft roof deck to name a few.
You can look the up the building online as 4705 center blvd, long island city, NY right off the water front…
Added by Ronak Bavishi on February 13, 2014 at 9:31pm — No Comments
Pete in the driver's seat.
There's no seatbelt. Pete D'Andrea throws back his head and laughs. It's going to be a loud, rough ride. He can't wait to rev up the engine.
Added by Nancy Ruhling on February 11, 2014 at 2:33pm — No Comments