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Ed Koch, former NYC mayor, dies at 88
Ed Koch, former NYC mayor, dies at 88
Politics Terence M. Cullen 2/01/2013 at 7:26AM

Ed Koch, the three term New York City mayor known his larger than life personality and penchant for the big and small screen, died early Friday morning after months of health complications. He was 88. The official cause of death was congestive heart failure, his spokesperson, George Arzt told the New York Times. Koch had [...]

What to do with the kids this weekend
What to do with the kids this weekend
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/21/2012 at 2:17PM

QUEENS Friday, September 21 4 p.m. – 9 p.m., Viva La Comida!, the first-ever 82nd Street Partnership event, will shine a spotlight on the fun, food and entertainment options in Elmhurst/Jackson Heights. Food trucks will be everywhere, and the event will include the 82nd Street dance troupe from the Mestizo Art Center, performances by the [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 9/18/2012 at 7:41AM

TODAY’S  FORECAST Tuesday: Overcast with a chance of a thunderstorm and rain showers, then thunderstorms and rain showers in the afternoon. High of 75. Windy. Winds from the South at 15 to 25 mph with gusts to 40 mph. Chance of rain 90% with rainfall amounts near 0.6 in. possible. Tuesday night: Overcast with thunderstorms and rain showers, [...]

Queens artist ties the knot
Queens artist ties the knot
Arts & Music Alexa Altman 3/06/2012 at 6:54AM

Dapper, dashing and debonair, the notoriously sophisticated bow tie has acquired an artistic injection from a Queens creative. Nicholas Ruiz constructs imaginative bow ties from found objects, fashioning his original accessories from everything from pills to newspaper, film negatives to wine corks. Originally from Florida, Ruiz attended college at Drexel University in Philadelphia, where he [...]