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Astoria, New York is located in Queens County. Zip codes in Astoria, NY include 11102, 11101, and 11104. The median home price in Astoria is $499,000 which is roughly $399/per square foot.

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Thursday Apr 17 | DNAInfo.com

Plight of Millennials Takes Center Stage at Queens-Based Dance Troupe

A local dance company that sets out to engage the many neighborhoods in Queens is celebrating its fifth anniversary with a performance that focuses on the growing pains faced by millennials.

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Thursday Apr 17 | Sulekha.com

Cook Needed In Astoria

I am looking for someone who can cook twice a week for my family. We are in Astoria, NY close to the N/Q train station.

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Thursday Apr 17 | Serious Eats

The Best Affordable Lunches in Midtown East

With endless towers full mostly of office workers, Midtown Manhattan has plenty of hungry mouths to feed come lunch.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

DNAInfo.com

Astoria 'Brew Bus' Takes Patrons on Beer Tasting Road Trip

Astoria bar Snowdonia is launching the "Brew Bus" to take patrons on a tour and tasting at the Captain Lawrence Brewery May 10. An Astoria bar is taking customers on a beer-themed road trip, which will bring them from the neighborhood pub to a tour and tasting at an upstate brewery.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Ryan Shaw to Perform at Project Sunshine's 11th Annual Benefit, 4/29

Project Sunshine, a New York City-based charity, celebrates "Project Sunshine Month" in April by raising awareness and support for the organization through a series of events and programs.

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New York Post

a Ivy League killera will die in prison for beating girlfriend to death

Jason Bohn was sentenced to life in prison without parole for beating his girlfriend, Danielle Thomas , to death.

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NY1

Queens Week 2014: Influx of New Residents Changes Astoria Once Again

There has always been a mix of cultures in Astoria, but an influx of new residents is changing the face of the neighborhood once again.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

DNAInfo.com

Pop-Up Coffee Shop Coming to Astoria Boutique Backyard

A boutique is teaming up with a local coffee roaster to launch a pop-up cafe in the store's backyard this summer, which will feature baked treats from Balthazar and popular Brooklyn cupcake shop Robicelli's .

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New York Daily News

Loved ones gather at Queens home where dad shot daughter, was killed by cops

Jack Calvello, 86, was gunned down by officers when he charged at them after shooting his daughter Carolann Matyka, 65, in the head and injuring her dog.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

NY1

Queens Week 2014: Borough's Diverse Population Now at All-Time High

After showing very little growth in the 2010 Census, the government now says Queens is the second fastest growing county in the state with new numbers showing the borough accounted for a third of the 61,000 residents the city gained between 2012 and 2013.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

New York Daily News

Elderly armed man shot by cops: NYPD

Officers raced to the home of Jack Calvello in Astoria at about 11:20 a.m. Saturday after the bloodthirsty senior citizen called 911 and delivered his shocking admission.

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The Real Deal

14-01, 14-07 and 14-19 Broadway in Long Island City

Two developers have teamed up to build a 76-unit condominium in Long Island City after buying a development site with 78,000 square feet of buildable space.

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Wall Street Journal

Police Shoot and Kill Armed Man in Queens

New York City police shot and killed an armed suspect on a quiet residential block in Queens on Saturday after an apparent domestic dispute.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Examiner.com

No new information in mysterious feral cat disappearances in Astoria, N.Y.

There is something strange going on in the boroughs of New York City. Cats, and even some dogs, are going missing without a trace.

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The Real Deal

Kaufman Astoria Studios sparks Astoria development

Kaufman Astoria Studios President Hal Rosenbluth wants to leverage the 500,000-square-foot complex as an anchor for real estate development in the neighborhood.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Pittsfield Boys & Girls Club picks Connecticut native as new leader

The organization's board of directors has named Ridgefield, Conn., native Terry Hughes as the club's new leader, effective April 28. Hughes has since 2010 served as the executive director of the Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens, N.Y., and has previously held the same position for the Ridgefield Boys & Girls Club.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Erin Moore Named Executive Director at Astoria Performing Arts Center

The Astoria Performing Arts Center announced today, that as of April 14, 2014, Erin Moore will be the new Executive Director, replacing Taryn Sacramone , who resigned last June.

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Business Wire

Fitch Affirms Freddie Mac 2012-K18 & Freddie Mac Structured Pass-Through Certificates K-018

A detailed list of rating actions follows at the end of this press release. The affirmations of Freddie Mac 2012-K18 are based on the stable performance of the underlying collateral.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

DNAInfo.com

'Battle of the Beards' to Be Hosted by Astoria Bar

Astoria pub The Quays is hosting its first " Battle of the Beards " Tuesday night, pitting hirsute competitors against one another to see who boasts the neighborhood's winning whiskers.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Grub Street

12 Big Takeaways From This Weekend's New York Culinary Experience

This weekend, over 150 guests met up with world-class chefs at the International Culinary Center for the sixth annual New York Culinary Experience.

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