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OR - Police seek help finding missing teen - Local News - The Daily Astorian

The Astoria Police Department reported Saturday afternoon it is looking for Theron Manley, a juvenile who went missing earlier this week.


Police: Man Found Engulfed In Flames Behind Building In Astoria

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — PoliceĀ and fire investigators are working to figure out what happened to a man found on fire behind a building in Queens. 89 more words


Unconscious man is found engulfed in flames behind a building in Astoria

ASTORIA, Queens — An unconscious man was discovered engulfed in flames early Saturday morning behind a building in Queens, police say.

Police responded to a 911 call just before 7 a.m. 51 more words

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Kind of wiped out today

We headed about 80 miles north, to Astoria today. The problem is it takes about six hours to get there. Traffic is horrendous, and slow. 372 more words

attempt at

Cool Cars of Astoria, in today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Wandering around the forbidden northern coast of Queens one day, a humble narrator happened across another one of those historic vehicles which are referred to at this – your Newtown Pentacle – as “Cool Cars” in Astoria. 391 more words

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parched and terrible

Hello 114th precinct, it’s me again.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Since my last post on this subject, concerning “Los Borrachos” on Astoria’s Broadway, the 114th precinct has definitely been doing “something.” Can’t say exactly what, but the population of these alcoholic mendicants has been visibly reduced from the mid July high of 20-25 down to a late August bakers dozen. 768 more words


Nick M, bass player spotted on 31 Ave & 21 St

How would your friends describe your style? Office Geek

What brings you to Astoria? … 37 more words