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Long Island Volunteer Center: Making It Easy to Lend a Hand Long Island Volunteer Center: Making It Easy to Lend a Hand

By Pamela Sosnowski

The Long Island Volunteer Center (LIVC) has grown from a one-person operation to an online hub that benefits nonprofits and thousands of volunteers annually by helping them find one another online.

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Press 195: Paninis Pressed with Passion Press 195: Paninis Pressed with Passion

By Christian Burney

In 1999, Brian Karp visited Florence, Italy for a friend's wedding. One night, he and a group of guests went out in search of a midnight snack and came across a Panini stand outside their hotel. Flash forward just a few years, and Karp is the owner of a small sandwich shop in New York. That shop was the seed that has since sprouted into Press 195, a laid-back Panini shop with a top-notch, passionate staff that really knows how to put the press in impressive.

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Living Big in the Big Apple: The Grand at Sky View Parc Living Big in the Big Apple: The Grand at Sky View Parc

By Joshua Grammer

New York City can be a crowded place and many settle for tiny apartments. If you are tired of cramped spaces and desire luxury, then The Grand is where you need to be.

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Authenticity, Tradition, and Flavor: Pesso's Italian Ice Brings Out the Glory of Bayside Authenticity, Tradition, and Flavor: Pesso's Italian Ice Brings Out the Glory of Bayside

By Paul Rowe

Pesso's Ices provides a good old-fashioned family vibe for the Bayside neighborhood in Queens, New York.

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440 Gallery Stimulates the Art Conversation 440 Gallery Stimulates the Art Conversation

By Kelly Church

The 440 Gallery in Brooklyn, NY is an entirely artist-run gallery with the intention to display and sell art while promoting thoughtful discussion.

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Flushing Town Hall: Presenting Global Arts to a Global Community Flushing Town Hall: Presenting Global Arts to a Global Community

By Jeff Simmons

By Jeff Simmons

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Jamaica Center: A Cultural Mecca Jamaica Center: A Cultural Mecca

By Elisha Neubauer

Founded in 1979, the concept of Jamaica Center involved four initiatives- to enhance, promote, coordinate, and advocate within the Jamaica Center Business District.

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The City Reliquary in Brooklyn, NY Upholds the City's Tradition of Strangeness The City Reliquary in Brooklyn, NY Upholds the City's Tradition of Strangeness

By S. Mathur

The City Reliquary is a community museum with an idiosyncratic collection of artifacts that draws visitors and natives alike. Located on Metropolitan Avenue in Brooklyn, it hosts a permanent collection, rotating exhibits, community show-and-tell, and special events in the backyard.

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Ditmas Park's Local Watering Hole: The Farm on Adderley Ditmas Park's Local Watering Hole: The Farm on Adderley

By Kelly Church

The Farm on Adderley seeks to create meals that are simple and fresh. Produce is local, meats are butchered in-house from full animals, and the menu is short and sweet.

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5 Ways to Decorate Your Home without Breaking the Bank 5 Ways to Decorate Your Home without Breaking the Bank

By Alaina Leary

Everyone wants a beautifully decorated home that looks like it's straight out of a magazine - but without having to pay top-dollar prices. Fortunately for you, we have some handy tips and tricks that will help you decorate your home with stellar style on a budget.

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