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It’s National Double Cheeseburger Day, in these United States.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Often, it seems as if all of Western Queens is a “work zone,” and it’s impossible to go more than a few blocks without seeing the telltale “high visibility” orange vests and barriers of one work crew or another. 507 more words

New York City

Property Manager Accused Of Harassing Former Tenant At Queens Building Known For Hateful Images In Lobby

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Sunday arrested the property manager of a Queens building where the lobby is adorned with hateful images, on allegations that he harassed a former resident. 326 more words


Exploring Sunnyside, Zwerver's Most Recent Project

Since 1994, Alberta-based real estate executive Yuin Kim has been serving as the president of Zwerver Development Ltd., a company specializing in locating, acquiring, and developing properties in the western parts of Canada and the United States. 125 more words


Sunnyside building decorated with Nazi propaganda, Jim Crow images terrifies neighbors

SUNNYSIDE, Queens — Residents say they will rally Wednesday because they are fearful and intimidated by Nazi propaganda, Jim Crow-era images and a condo board president allegedly donning a President Donald Trump mask. 325 more words


Toronto’s carousels of the past and present

The Centre Island carousel (merry-go-round) at Centreville in July 1987. Photo from author’s collection.

The carousel is one of the few amusement rides that generates feelings of nostalgia and romance. 1,916 more words

Historic Toronto

Creativity in my backyard

A simple walk around Sunnyside turned into a creative relief treasure hunt. Sunnyside has a bad reputation for being dirty, devoid of constructive past times and dangerous. 223 more words

he by John Connolly


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In Santa Monica’s iconic Oceana Apartments, an old man lives out the last days of his life, reminiscing on the many years that brought him to this point. 955 more words

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