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continuous system

Holiday pretty pictures, in today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

That’s the Long Island Railroad crossing Borden Avenue in LIC in the shot above, which was captured around ten years ago. 136 more words

New York City

Tax-Subsidized Tenants Caught Renting Out Affordable Queens Apartments On Airbnb

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Some tenants of a Queens luxury building won the affordable housing lottery and have their rents subsidized by taxpayers, and now, they have been caught listing their apartments on Airbnb. 473 more words


peered diligently

Visiting with an old friend, in today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

“Back in the day,” as it were, a humble narrator used to spend an awful lot of time on the Queensboro Bridge. 730 more words

New York City

Chain Theatre set to close

Leigh Anne West plays Nurse Ratched in Variations Theatre Group’s production of “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.” Photo courtesy Matt Wells

Kirk Gostkowski (c) proposes to his long-time girlfriend and co-star Christina Elise Perry at last Saturday’s curtain call for “Wait Until Dark.” … 188 more words


Come for the play, stay for the marriage

At last Saturday’s performance of “Wait Until Dark” at the Chain Theatre, audience members witnessed an unscripted third act coda.

During the curtain call, Kirk Gostkowski, who portrays the villainous Roat in the thriller, popped the question to his longtime girlfriend and co-star Christina Elise Perry. 229 more words


Fuchka / Puchka, street food of Bangladesh

When we were at the Long Island City Flea & Food Market this fall we were surprised and pleased to find a stall selling Bangladeshi food, … 152 more words

World Eats

Police: Man Stole $4,650 Guitar From Queens Music Store

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police were searching late Thursday for a man who stole a guitar worth $4,650 from a music store in Long Island City, Queens. 146 more words