Author Archives: Larry Penner

Penner's Pen
Penner's Pen

Larry Penner is a concerned self described taxpayer and citizens’ civic activist. He continues to write about government, budgets, politics, media, transportation, urban history, economic and civil liberties issues of interest to local residents. He has been an avid letters to the editor contributor for over 20 years. His works have been periodically featured on the pages of The Queens Courier along with many other daily and weekly newspapers in Queens and the  New York metropolitan area along with various national newspapers and magazines.

‘Inspector Descending’ at Secret Theatre’s ‘UNfringed Festival’


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Photo courtesy of The Secret Theatre

The world premiere of playwright Eddie Aronoff’s dark comedy “Inspector Descending” has received overwhelming approval at Secret Theatre’s “UNfringed Festival.” The festival continues through the end of the month in Long Island City. It showcases six new productions that are irreverent and distinctive. At Aug. 20’s ’s premiere, director Thomas G. Waites and producer Shelley Molad […]

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Reunions


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The Yunis clan: Broners, Schnepses, Petersons, Eastons and Alonis

It was a bittersweet reunion on Long Beach Island on the Jersey Shore and the following weekend a joyous gathering of the Yunis family in Kent, Connecticut. For years, my late husband Stu’s daughter Mimi and her husband Jim have hosted their and my family at their getaway country house. Each of these two weekends, […]

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