Posts Tagged ‘Queens’

Colleges in Flushing aim to attract immigrants

Posted on August 14th, 2010 by Larry Tung

Colleges in Flushing aim to attract immigrants

In the competitive education market, immigrants are much sought-after.

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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 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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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.