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  1. US expects record Latino vote, but will it be decisive?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Yahoo!

    Record numbers of Latinos have registered to vote this year, giving them unprecedented power to influence the US presidential election on November 8. But will they actually vote? Pundits have long described the Latino vote as a "sleeping giant" because turnout in the community has historically been low. The Republican presidential candidate opened his campaign denigrating Mexican immigrants as drug dealers, criminals and rapists, allowing that only "some, I assume, are good people."

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  2. Oakton hosts 'Julio of Jackson Heights' director at Oct. 25 screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Daily Herald

    The public is invited to a free screening of the powerful, award-winning documentary, "Julio of Jackson Heights," at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 25, in Room 1604, at Oakton Community College's Des Plaines campus, 1600 E. Golf Road. The Queens World Film Festival recently honored "Julio of Jackson Heights" with its Social Impact Award.

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  3. South side donation center opens today Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Kinston Free Press

    Residents looking for a donation site on the south side of town will be able to bring clothes, food, water, entertainment items like books, movies and toys and many other items. The distribution center will open today at 9 a.m. at the former Eubanks Video and Tanning building on the corner of N.C. 11 south and Camelia Avenue.

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  4. Announcing MOFAD CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Eater

    We here at Eater are excited to announce the launch of MOFAD City , a multimedia collaboration with our non-profit partner the Museum of Food and Drink . MOFAD City is a series of eight guides, each focusing on a specific food culture in cities around the country.

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  5. Donation center opens in southern Lenoir CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Kinston Free Press

    Lenoir County Commissioner J. Mac Daughety said there now is a place in southern Lenoir County that can receive donated supplies to be distributed to those displaced by the flood. Volunteers from Lenoir County as well as Fayetteville and Garner have collected items, like food, clothing, health and beauty supplies, bedding, sheets and towels to opened a location for donation drop offs at an undisclosed area in southern Lenoir County.

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  6. Sleek Design Shop and Coffee Bar Pauglina Opens in Jackson HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | DNAinfo.com

    A new design and coffee shop showcasing its owner's favorite things opened last week in Jackson Heights. Miguel Briceno last week opened Pauglina, at 75-26 37th Ave., with his husband, Jeffrey Whitney, filling it with fresh flowers, design books, candles and a coffee bar in the back.

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  7. Going Quick: Kinston grocery store shelves emptying as flooding continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Kinston Free Press

    Since Hurricane Matthew hit grocery stores around Kinston have continued to sell out of milk, bread and other daily necessities. Christy Phillips-Brown, with Food Lion's corporate office said the company's distribution center in Dunn was closed for two days as a result of the storm but re-opened on Tuesday upon full restoration of utility power.

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  8. Immersive Show on NYPD Surveillance to Take Over Jackson Heights StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | DNAInfo.com

    A novel about a Muslim teen coerced into becoming an NYPD informant is the source of an upcoming immersive performance set to take over the streets and buildings of Jackson Heights Sunday. Theatre 167 - a local group named for all the languages spoken in Jackson Heights - is staging six scenes from author Marina Budhos' latest novel, "Watched," in the neighborhood, where the novel is set.

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  9. Spoleto performer Carrie Mae Weems makes pro Hillary Clinton videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Charleston City Paper

    Last week multimedia artist Carrie Mae Weems , a 2016 Spoleto performer, debuted a video supporting Hillary Clinton. "The Power of Your Vote" is simple, a street scene that zooms in on the faces of people walking by, with President Barack Obama's address to the Congressional Black Caucus playing as the soundtrack.

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  10. This 'The Night Of' star raps about the reality of racial profiling :0Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | New York Post

    Brit actor Riz Ahmed , who stars in HBO's "The Night Of," teams with Queens rapper Himanshu Suri for Swet Shop Boys. When Britain's Riz Ahmed came to New York City to shoot the pilot of what would become HBO's "The Night Of," he had his own guide: Himanshu "Heems" Suri, a Queens native and member of the now-defunct alt-rap group Das Racist.

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  11. Rice Balls and Matcha on Menu at New Jackson Heights CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | DNAInfo.com

    A former sushi restaurant manager has opened a new Japanese cafe, hand-crafting beloved onigiri, or rice balls, alongside specialty drinks. Oda Mitsumine opened 969 NYC Coffee last week in a ground-floor retail space inside an apartment building on 80th Street, steps from Roosevelt Avenue.

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  12. Feel the Latin film beatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2016 | The Japan Times

    The Latin Beat Film Festival enters its 13th year, offering cinephiles in Tokyo, Osaka and Yokohama a chance to check out the latest in Spanish-language cinema with a dozen new films. For a glimpse of life in Cuba away from the tourist tropes, try "Viva," a "Saturday Night Fever"-like tale of a Havana hairdresser who aspires to be a drag queen and his former-boxer, just-out-of-jail dad, who's as full of homophobic machismo as they come.

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  13. Jackson Heights Real Estate Costs Rise, But Some Bargains Still RemainRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | DNAinfo.com

    The highest real estate prices in Jackson Heights are still about a third as expensive as what's available in luxury-laden Long Island City, showing more buying options throughout the neighborhood, experts say. Last month's listings across the area show the most expensive apartment, a three-bedroom, two-bath at 35-20 77th St., listed at $1.1 million - which averages out to $880 a square foot.

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  14. Brooklyn Lawsuit Could Affect the Fate of Millions of Immigrants NationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2016 | The New York Times

    In his 26 years, Martin Batalla Vidal has been many things: a Mexican citizen, a New York City resident, a high school graduate, a nursing student, a caterer, a health club janitor and an undocumented immigrant. In August, Mr. Batalla Vidal filed a lawsuit in Brooklyn claiming that officials of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services had illegally revoked his work permit by adhering to a 2015 ruling by a federal judge in Texas that halted an expansion of President Obama 's signature immigration plan called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals known as DACA.

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  15. Hundreds get rare access to Columbia University's Lamont-Doherty Earth ObservatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2016 | The Item

    A 1:1 ratio of corn starch and water create a "visco-brittle" state during a Rheology demonstration. Rheology is a branch of physics that studies the flow of matter.

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  16. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | MyFoxNY

    When Brian Halbreich dropped his credit card payment like he always does into a mailbox in Queens he never thought it would end up in the wrong hands. But he soon found out that it did.

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  17. Marcus & Millichap closed the sale of the RooseveltRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    Institutional Property Advisors, a divison of Marcus & Millichap MMI -0.9% closed the sale of The Roosevelt for $29.35M. The Roosevelt is a luxury mixed-use building with 31 residential units, 10 commercial tax lots and a parking garage in the Jackson Heights neighborhood of Queens in New York City.

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  18. Marcus & Millichapa s IPA Division Closes the Sale of The Roosevelt in Queens for $29.35 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2016 | Business Wire

    The sales price is $29,350,000. "This was a rare opportunity to purchase a sizable, turn-key, condo-quality, multifamily investment property in Jackson Heights," says Peter Von Der Ahe of IPA.

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  19. Varinder Singh, Petitioner, v. Loretta E. Lynch, United States Attorney General, Respondent.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    PRESENT: JOSE A. CABRANES, DENNY CHIN, RAYMOND J. LOHIER, JR., Circuit Judges. FOR PETITIONER: Jaspreet Singh, Law Office of Jaspreet Singh, Jackson Heights, New York.

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  20. Sikhs for Justice Incorporated Michael Masih Hasim Ali Kulwinder Singh v. John KerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2016 | FindLaw

    SIKHS FOR JUSTICE INCORPORATED, MICHAEL MASIH, HASIM ALI, KULWINDER SINGH, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. JOHN KERRY, in his official capacity as U.S. Secretary of State, Defendant-Appellee.

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