Astoria Newswire (Page 10)

Astoria Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Defense: Payments to Percoco were brotherhood, not briberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Albany Times Union

    ... to convince his credit card company that he was not responsible for a $600 bill for a night's stay at the Waldorf Astoria hotel. Howe pleaded guilty to eight felonies in September 2016, and has a cooperation agreement with the Manhattan U.S. ...

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  2. Witness in trial of ex-Cuomo aide: 'I'm in a whole boatload of trouble'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Newsday

    ... creditors over 20 years, Howe said Thursday on cross-examination he also tried to recover the $604 cost of a Waldorf Astoria stay while he was meeting with prosecutors in 2016 - telling his credit card company he wasn't there after signing a ...

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  3. Todd Howe, 'in a boatload of trouble,' returns to witness stand in NY corruption trialRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2018 | SILive.com

    ... that he lied to his credit card company to get out of paying a $600 bill for a one-night stay at The Waldorf Astoria in Manhattan, where he stayed while he was meeting with prosecutors. He said he'd been staying at hotels in New York a lot because ...

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  4. Chagrined (and Jailed), a Key Witness Returns to StandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... admission that he had tried to convince a credit card company to refund a $604 charge for a stay at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in June 2016; he falsely claimed he had not stayed there, even though he had, during a trip to discuss the case with ...

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  5. Van Bramer raising funds for 2021 runRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Jackson Heights News

    ... Van Bramer is currently serving his third term representing Sunnyside, Long Island City, Woodside and parts of Astoria. Due to term limits, he would not be allowed to seek re-election to his current seat. "Together, we can ensure that every ...

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  6. Star witness in Cuomo aide's corruption trial won't wear jail clothesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | New York Post

    ... he admitted during cross-examination that he tried to scam his way out of paying for a $600 stay at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in 2016. He racked up the bill while negotiating a deal with prosecutors in a bid for leniency when he's sentenced for ...

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  7. Gentlemen, Start Your EnginesRead the original story

    Nov 29, 2007 | New York Sun

    ... back on Broadway in front of the Hard Rock Cafe. Champions Week ends this evening with a gala dinner at the Waldorf-Astoria.

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  8. Family devastated after son is killed in gang shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | New York Daily News

    ... rent," Nazmy Soliman, 46, said as he clapped his hands in anguish, talking about why his family moved there from Astoria four years ago. "He played basketball since the fifth, sixth grade, Soliman said. "He played at the community center on 51st St. ...

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  9. NY lawmakers' nutty - cure' for the Tide Pod ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | New York Post

    ... <.a <.a All we have to make sure is that public safety trumps their profits," said Assemblywoman Aravella Simotas (D-Astoria), who introduced the bill along with atate Sen. Brad Hoylman (D-Manhattan). Their solution is to "impose clear warning ...

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  10. The Integrated Cataract Surgical SuiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Review of Ophthalmology

    ... the surgeon's in-office data acquisition easily transferable to the OR suite,'" says Richard J. Mackool Jr., MD, of Astoria, N.Y., who uses the system. "In the past, we would do the testing, obtaining the IOL power and astigmatism results on paper, ...

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  11. Todd Howe arrested after testimony in PercocoaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... On the stand Thursday, defense attorneys peppered Howe with questions over him getting a hotel room at the Waldorf Astoria when he was meeting with prosecutors in the case in 2016. Defense attorney Daniel Gitner, representing one of Percoco's three ...

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  12. Economic Report: Mortgage rates hit 14-month high as bonds sell offRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | MarketWatch

    ... between the Fed Funds rate and the long end, but the buzz is, rates are going up," said Steven Schnall, CEO of Astoria, New York-based Quontic Bank. For now, demand for purchase mortgages has been "very stable" at Quontic even as rates have churned ...

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  13. 16 units to replace 1-family house in AstoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | Queens Crap

    ... at 23-23 30th Rd, were filed in August, and the demolition began in December. The property was bought by 23-23 Astoria LLC in June for $3.1 million. The 93-year-old house will be replaced with a 16-unit apartment building, which will be 12,495 ...

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  14. Former Finnish boarding house in Astoria might house homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Seattle Times

    A former Finnish boarding house in the Uniontown section of Astoria could become a dormitory for homeless people looking to get back on their feet. Helping Hands, a nonprofit that works with the homeless to rebuild their lives and find jobs and housing, announced it has entered a purchase agreement with Northwest Oregon Housing Authority to buy the large yellow house on Marine Drive.

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  15. New York State Shut Down 5 NYC Bars in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Eater

    ... three knife attacks in the lounge last year, as were Bronx bars Vapor Lounge , Wish 37 , and M & J Flow Lounge . Astoria bar Fusion Lounge was also closed for various unsafe conditions, the Daily News reports. The New York Police Department, in ...

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  16. What the Subway Would Look Like With Subway Restaurant StopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | NBC New York

    Three lines on the Staten Island Railroad. A subway tunnel that runs from Astoria to East Harlem.

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  17. Queens waterfront isna t dominating I-sales like it once didRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | The Real Deal

    Clockwise from top left: 131-01 to 131-39 39th Avenue, 711 Seagirt Avenue, 95-25 Queens Boulevard and 184-10 to 184-60 Jamaica Avenue. Astoria and Long Island City are still the most popular neighborhoods in Queens for real estate, but the gap between them and other parts of the borough is starting to shrink.

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  18. Can Google and Goodwill Turn New York City Into the Next Silicon Valley?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | The New York Observer

    ... in grants for a workforce development initiative with Goodwill Industries, including $300,000 for efforts with the Astoria-based Goodwill Industries of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey. On Monday morning, Crowley, Khanna, Rep. Carolyn ...

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  19. Locate Acceptable and Affordable Flats in Long IslandRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2018 | A Brooklyn Life

    ... within the locality additionally, although the variation is more from one area to another. Friendly areas like Astoria have seen fast acceleration in costs supplying great transport network. Other places like Sunnyside and Hunters Point are an ...

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  20. Steelpoint picks up three Astoria rental buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2018 | The Real Deal

    ... said on Friday. "The neighborhood is a cross between a hipster village and a European city." Over the past year, Astoria's seen quite a bit of action. In May, Urban American Management purchased a 70-unit multifamily portfolio for $20.5 million ...

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