Interview

30th Ave – How “mixed” is mixed use really?

A new development is planned for the block between 35th and 36th Streets on 30th Ave in Astoria, Queens.

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Interview

Two events celebrate memories of Astoria

Queens Memory hosted two events at Queens Library on Broadway, Astoria, for participants to share memories of the neighborhood.

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Observation

Music and memories of Astoria, November 19 at Queens Library

Join your neighbors in sharing stories and memories of what Astoria was like when you arrived.

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Interview

From the archives: Janeth and Julia

A conversation with Janeth and Julia as they sell Mary Kay make-up on a stoop in Astoria.

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Interview

Speaking with Brian King of Vapor Generation

Brian moved to Astoria from California two and a half months ago. He started working with Vapor Generation when it opened in late February.

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Interview

Speaking with Rodolfo of Tu Casa Astoria

“We’re unique,” Rodolfo says. “I believe we are the only Latino restaurant around here.”

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Observation

Labor Day street fair on 30th Ave

Four scenes from the Labor Day street fair on 30th Ave in Astoria, Queens, September 2014

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Interview

Speaking with Mohamed Khalil of Leli’s Bakery & Pastry Shop

“Astoria is my second Alexandria” says Mohamed Khalil, the manager of Leli’s Bakery & Pastry Shop at 35-14 30th Avenue.

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