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Monthly Archives: September 2015
Photos of the 2015 Hispanic Parade in Jackson Heights
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Colombian Corona in solidarity with nationals expelled by Venezuela
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Venezuelans and Colombians joined the demonstration in front of the Venezuelan general consulate in Manhattan on September 19. The march was organized to protest against the expulsions of Colombians citizens living on the Venezuelan side of the border. Many of … Continue reading
On the Side — Goings on in Sunnyside, Queens
Advice for a productive day on 48th Avenue.
Crews work on the corner of 48th Avenue and 38th Street as part of the Safe Routes to Schools project.
The work includes the addition of new curbs and neck downs, which are a type of sidewalk design that increase visibility and slow traffic.
Chan Hui struggles with the sign on his new corner store. He decided to change the marquee himself after a professional requested $500.
Hui considers possible angles as he prepares another section. He quit his job at a restaurant in Long Island to focus on running the bodega.
Hui says he chose the name “Simple Love” with his wife, who is also his business partner, because they are simple, loving people.
Art sprouts around the construction at 39th Street and 50th Avenue.