Astoria Newswire (Page 6)

Astoria Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Astoria, NY. (Page 6)

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  1. Berenice AbbottRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Hilobrow

    ... Building more as a platform than a subject, refusing its obvious aesthetic in favour of a shot of the Waldorf-Astoria from its heights and, even better, an angular study of one corner of the neglected Deco base. Her startling vision has become the ...


  2. Obama to break with tradition during NYC visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | MyFoxNY

    Obama will not be staying at the famous Waldorf Astoria on Park Ave., the first President to do so in recent memory. There are fears the famed suite may have been bugged after it was sold to a Beijing insurance company last year for $2B.


  3. Fluctuations in the city's rent-regulated apartments since 2007Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | The Real Deal

    ... of rent-stabilized apartments in Downtown Brooklyn, Park Slope, Crown Heights, Williamsburg, Bushwick, Greenpoint, Astoria and Long Island City, according to Gothamist. A select few neighborhoods and developments in Manhattan saw an increase in ...


  4. Joint Problem A- Solution Comes From Joint Health SupportRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2015 |

    Astoria, New York -- Ageing people share some common problems, with joint pain being the commonest one of those. In fact, the problem is now experienced by young people as well.


  5. One Day Only - " Enjoy Smorgasburg Treats in the Comfort of Your CouchRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2015 | Greenpoint Gazette

    The online food delivery service is running a one-day only special - having food from Smorgasburg vendors delivered to doorsteps in North Brooklyn, and in Astoria and Long Island City in Queens. On Saturday, July 18, residents within the designated delivery areas will get to order samplings from a wide list of Smorgasburg vendors.


  6. Chinese corporate investors in a flurry of investment over the bordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | The Nation

    ... business. Another deal involved Anbang Insurance teaming up with Hilton Worldwide Holdings to purchase The Waldorf Astoria New York hotel for $1.95 billion. Last but not least, in financial services, Industrial and Commercial Bank of China purchased ...


  7. 132 Room Gregory Hotel Opens in ManhattanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | Hotel News Resource

    The hotel first opened as The Gregorian in 1903 to cater to the overflow of well-to-do guests checking into the original Waldorf-Astoria, now the site of the Empire State Building. Following a $10M complete renovation, today's Gregory pays homage to its old world past while delivering an experience tailored to the needs of the young, cultured traveler seeking the authentic spirit of New York City.


  8. Q&A with Imam Shamsi Ali on the sons of Abraham in Mosque City NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 |

    Imam Shamsi Ali is chairman of the Al-Hikmah Mosque in Astoria and the director of Jamaica Muslim Center in Queens. Interview with Imam Shamsi Ali on Sons of Abraham: A Candid Conversation about the Issues That Divide and Unite Jews and Muslims , a book that he co-wrote with Rabbi Marc Schneier.


  9. New Glucosamine Chondroitin MSM a- One Product, Multiple SolutionsRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 |

    Astoria, New York -- Some say it is never possible to get rid of joint pain permanently. However the Gospel Truth is there are some low-cost, quick, effective, side-effect free and permanent solutions for the problem.


  10. Game Changer: Smorgasburg Will Be Available On Seamless This WeekendRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2015 | The New York Observer

    ... and Greenpoint." Food from Long Island City vendors-think Kim Chi Smoke's "Korean Redneck Tacos" and Sugar Freak Astoria's deep-fried pudding-will be available to customers in "most of Astoria and Long Island City and part of Sunnyside." If those ...


  11. Queens Residents Launch Campaign for Bike Lanes Connecting ParksRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | Streetsblog

    ... to safely bicycle to nearby parks are trying to convince the city to install new bike lanes in neighborhoods from Astoria to Corona. It all started with a post by Sergio Pecanha to a Jackson Heights neighborhood forum about two weeks ago. With ...


  12. ABT's Summer Intensive Final Performances Slated for July 24 at Frank Sinatra School of the ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 |

    Final performances for American Ballet Theatre 's New York Summer Intensive Program are scheduled for Friday, July 24, 2015 at 12 P.M. and 2 P.M. at Frank Sinatra School of the Arts in Astoria, New York. The performances mark the conclusion of ABT's 20th annual New York Summer Intensive, a five-week training program for dancers ages 12 to 22. Summer Intensive students will perform selections from Copplia, Gat Parisienne, Don Quixote, La Sylphide, Les Sylphides, Swan Lake, The Dream, Theme and Variations and an adaptation of Anton Dolin 's Variations for Four.


  13. Transit Disruptions This Weekend: It's Not Looking Good, FolksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Park Slope Stoop

    ... Avenue-9th Street, take the G instead. Transfer between trains at Church Avenue, 7th Avenue or Smith-9th Street. No Astoria-bound service at 86th Street, Avenue U, Kings Highway, Bay Parkway, 20th and 18th avenues, Fort Hamilton Parkway, 8th Avenue, ...


  14. Museum of the Moving Image Previews Williams' Final Film BOULEVARD TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 |

    ... This special screening in advance of its theatrical release will be followed by a discussion with director (and Astoria, Queens native) Dito Montiel (A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints) in person. The Museum will precede this program, on June 27, ...


  15. Stringer audit says Queens Library executives partied with public fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Newsday

    New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer released an audit Wednesday charging Queens Borough Public Library executives misused public funds as their "personal piggy bank," spending hundreds of thousands of dollars on prohibited items such as liquor, a Maroon 5 concert and Disneyland tickets. Library chief executive and president Thomas Galante, ousted in December, and other top staffers spent frivolously and hiked up their salaries while cutting library hours and claiming to run a deficit, Stringer said at a news conference in Astoria.


  16. Witkoff closes on $229M Chinese investment for 111 MurrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | The Real Deal

    ... over the past year. In early February, the insurer Anbang Group closed on the $1.95 billion purchase of the Waldorf Astoria hotel. Last year, Chinese developer China Vanke partnered up with Aby Rosen to develop another Manhattan condo project, 610 ...


  17. Your Waldorf salad spin could earn $5,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Challenge. The grand prize also includes having the winning recipe featured on the Sunday brunch at the Waldorf Astoria in New York, the birthplace of the original apple-laced mixture in the 1800s. Until July 23, home cooks are invited to submit ...


  18. Group looks for public input on Newtown CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Glendale Register

    ... "From Newtown Creek to Bowery Bay." In 2011, the group released the waterfront vision plan for Long Island City and Astoria, a two-year process where they held public meetings and used community input to come up with a plan. "It was very successful, ...


  19. June DOB Report: Queens reignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2015 | The Real Deal

    ... a 930-unit plan for 29-37 41st Avenue. The Durst Organization's first building in the anticipated Hallets Point Astoria development calls for 224 apartments in a 369,000-square-foot building and is expected to include affordable housing. Yet another ...


  20. Greek New Yorkers Mixed on Bailout RejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Your News Now

    ... the next day if they're gonna have a job." He's among a majority of people of Greek descent NY1 spoke with in Astoria who said they are pleased the Greeks voted decisively back home to reject a new round of austerity. "The people voted, actually I'm ...


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