The competition originally began much smaller. Launching in 2007 by Kenan Aktulun it grew quickly, Kenana saying that he is now “amazed” at how quickly it grew and how international it became with participants ranging in the thousands from countries all over the world. Included in the 19 categories this year was a special category that…

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Earth Day To Be Celebrated in Astoria Park Nature Education, Volunteer Opportunities, Free Events Saturday, April 22nd 2017 In honor of Earth Day and Car Free Day NYC, Shore Blvd will be closed to traffic and feature educational activities, entertainment, music, kid-friendly games and nature-themed volunteer opportunities. Astoria Park Alliance will be teaming with New…

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Today, Americans all over the world, are thinking about all the innocent lives that were lost 14 years ago, and all the brave men and women who so selflessly saved so many. Today, we honor them. We honor their sacrifice, we honor their lives.  Our hearts go out to the fallen, and their families. September 11th,…

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