Posts Tagged ‘Astoria’

Even in recession, green groups maintain Astoria Park

Posted on November 23rd, 2009 by John Ryan

Even in recession, green groups maintain Astoria Park

A network of environmental groups complements the park department’s efforts

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Astoria restaurants lure customers with a new campaign

Posted on November 23rd, 2009 by John Ryan

Astoria restaurants lure customers with a new campaign

Queens Restaurant Week shifts advertising strategy

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Astoria’s green movement has a new leader

Posted on September 9th, 2009 by Melissa Kondak

Astoria’s green movement has a new leader

Lynne Serpe has become the face of Astoria’s green movement in her race against Peter Vallone Jr. for the City Council.

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Astoria seeks not to be a forgotten stretch of asthma alley

Posted on September 5th, 2009 by Melissa Kondak

Children in Astoria Houses housing project struggle to deal with asthma.

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New beer garden takes its place in Queens scene

Posted on September 3rd, 2009 by Melissa Kondak

New beer garden takes its place in Queens scene

New beer garden takes a modern twist on beer gardens past, while the old one remains a living relic.

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Living

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Twenty percent of the new development area will be reserved for affordable housing, according to the group’s proposal.

Politics

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Many Harlem residents consider these gates a part of the neighborhood’s history.

Religion

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

White supremacist fliers were left under the windshield wipers of cars parked overnight in Greenpoint, but officials say their message is protected under the First Amendment.