Friday, September 26, 2014
By Janet Babin : Economic Development Reporter, WNYC News
Saturday, September 28, 2013
By Gisele Regatao : Senior Editor, Culture, WNYC News
There are thousands of artists in New York City. Some are famous internationally. Others are scratching out a living while perfecting their craft in basements or on stage. WNYC is bringing a few of them to the spotlight, in their own voices.
Tuesday, February 05, 2013
At the Greek American Atlas Club in Astoria, Queens on Tuesday, men sat around a card table playing poker and, in spirited Greek, reacted to the news of a match-fixing scandal that may have affected the outcomes of 680 soccer games over the past five years.
Friday, January 06, 2012
By Ewa Kern-Jedrychowska : Nowy Dziennik/The Polish Daily News
With Greece’s economy reeling and its unemployment rate about 18 percent, some Greeks are trying their luck in the U.S. — especially true in the stronghold of Astoria, Queens, where Greek stores, restaurants and travel agencies dot Ditmars Boulevard and 31st Street.
Sunday, September 11, 2011
New Yorkers throughout the city marked the 10-year anniversary of the September 11 attacks in myriad ways — crowding into coffee shops, attending church services, sitting in the park. Here are three snapshots from the the city where many reflected on the events that forever changed the world.