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Stringer Wrings $1 Million From City Contractor for Underpaid Immigrant Workers

Comptroller Scott Stringer today handed out checks totaling more than $900,000 to 33 mostly Guyanese immigrant workers—the proceeds of a nearly $1 million settlement with a construction firm that worked on 12 city projects and failed to pay prevailing wage. 385 more words

BoroughPalooza: Queens Museums!

If April showers bring May flowers, where is the best place to find shelter from the rain? A museum, of course!  While most would argue that Manhattan is home to some of the greatest museums in the world, I suggest checking out these famous art houses in Queens.  265 more words


Panorama Challenge VIII

Last Friday night (a week ago – March 6), we had one of our coolest New York City experiences ever: the 8th Annual Panorama Challenge… 552 more words

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Volta Art Fair's Island Views

While most New Yorkers would welcome a getaway to the islands right now, seven artists from the Caribbean—or at least their artworks— are heading to the snowy city this week to the… 576 more words

Men In Black Excursion

Continuing my “media based” adventures I started my day by venturing into Queens. My destination was Flushing Meadows Corona Park. The reason was simple, I wanted to see the “space ships” from… 714 more words

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Three To Preserve (2014)

1. Heritage.
2. Figs.
3. 39 year old gingerbread house in Queen’s museum.
For goodness sake-
Reminds me of that
passed around fruitcake.