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tentative measures

It’s National Orange Blossom Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Another day, another commute. One’s life is odd, and each day brings its own sort of challenge. 1,316 more words

New York City

Man killed in Long Island City crash ID'd; teen passenger in critical condition

LONG ISLAND CITY, Queens –– A man was killed and a teen was critically injured after a car crashed into a truck Saturday morning, police said. 195 more words


Man Killed, Teen Seriously Hurt When Car Collides With Tractor-Trailer In Long Island City, Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man is dead and a teenager is fighting for her life after the car they were riding in collided with a tractor-trailer Saturday morning in Long Island City, Queens. 197 more words


Queens Leaders, Residents Call For Reopening Of Long Island City Firehouse

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A Queens community wants its neighborhood firehouse back.

Residents are fighting to get it reopened after it closed 14 years ago, saying it will make them feel safer at night. 409 more words


potential menace

It’s National Pecan Sandy Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

After that crazy set of storms that blew threw Astoria earlier this week, an odd orange glow permeated the sky. 180 more words

New York City

Headshots at Arthouse Astoria for Musical Theater Children.

I recently got a call from my favorite, local non-profit, Arthouse Astoria, asking me to do some quick headshots for a group of talented and dedicated children involved in their musical theater program.   77 more words

Sunswick Creek, Queens

Its name appears on a popular tavern in Long Island City and despite its “sunny” name, it is nowhere to be seen on the surface. On a recent visit to… 1,307 more words