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Give Me Astoria: PROUD SPONSORS OF THE SPARROW FILM PROJECT!

So, if you haven’t heard of the Sparrow Film Project, you are TOTALLY missing out. Twice a year The Sparrow Film Project commitee put together this event. Here’s how it works: teams sign up for a spot on the list, and then have three weeks to make a three minute…

Jason D. Antos: Queens Gazette Editor Extraordinaire and Local Author

This week’s Human of the Week is Jason D. Antos, editor of the Queens Gazette, and author of books on Shea Stadium, Whitestone, Flushing, Queens, and most recently, Jackson Heights. How long have you worked at the Gazette? Since 2009. I was a part time reporter until January of 2010,…

Donna Furey Law: Changing the World, One Case At a Time.

This week, we had the pleasure of speaking to Donna Furey, of Donna Furey Law Offices. Founded 9 years ago, the law offices of Donna Furey deal with elder law, wills, trusts, estate and Medicaid planning. Donna is currently the Queens County Women’s Bar Association and Second Vice President of the Catholic Lawyers Guild…

FREE GIFTCARDS. FREE T-SHIRTS. WHAAAAAT.

IT’S THE FIRST EVER GIVE ME ASTORIA GIVEAWAY ARE YOU EXCITED!? Here’s the deal. Sign up for our e-mail list here. That’s it. That’s all you’ve got to do. Once you sign up you’re entered to win one of two $50 cards to this week’s pick of the week, William…

George Rallis: Interesting, tattoo’d, and slightly intimidating.

This week, Give Me Astoria sat down with George Rallis, partial owner, chef and mastermind behind William Hallet restaurant. George is one of Astoria’s wackiest personalities, and we can’t tell if he’s super cool or not. We’ll let you guys decide.  How long have you lived in Astoria? 9 years….