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WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Descent

Here is my entry for this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge with the topic of Descent.  I hope you all have a great weekend.  ENJOY! 32 more words

Cee Neuner

Is it really that time already?

Wow, how the time has flown! It’s Halloween already which means one more sleep and I board the first of 3 planes for my trip home. 322 more words

Personal & Family

Astoria Cove – Mayor de Blasio’s First Attempt to Affordable Housing Faces Concerns

Mayor Bill DeBlasio’s ambitious affordable housing plan is put to its first test by the Astoria Cove housing project. The project is to receive its first progress report from the City Planning Commission tomorrow, September 29, at the wake of concerns and opposition from Queens Borough President Melinda Katz and Councilman Costa Constantinides (D-Astoria). 490 more words

City Council to Consider Community Notification of Gun Offender Registry

New York Council Member Costa Constantinides (D-Astoria) introduced a bill guaranteeing community access and notification requirement within the city’s gun offender registry on August 21, 2014. 476 more words

Urban

Man Hit, Killed By Cement Truck In Astoria, Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man was struck and killed by a cement truck Wednesday in Astoria, Queens.

The 60-year-old man, whose name had not been released late Wednesday, was struck a short time after noon Monday at 34th Street and Northern Boulevard in Queens, police said. 110 more words

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