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Feature Stories August 15, 2013  RSS feed
Bike Share Program Is Coming To Astoria
Station-Planning To Begin Later This Year
     The CitiBike bike share program will be coming to Astoria, it was announced last Wednesday, Aug. 8, though an exact timetable remains unclear.   State Sen. Michael Gianaris issued a statement last Wednesday, saying that Astoria will be included in the second phase of the program, which is slated to roll out later this year. 
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Recalling Gettysburg
Woodside Teacher Participates In Anniversary Of Battle
     The commemoration of the 150th anniversary of Gettysburg, known as a sesquicentennial, is a significant event in our nation’s history.  
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Dragon Boats Racing In Flushing Meadows
      Paddlers go all out as they near the finish line of the 23rd Annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park on Sunday, Aug. 11.
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New Congressional Caucus On Children’s Safety Issues
Meng Helps Form Working Group
     For the first time in Congressional history, a bipartisan coalition has been formed in the House of Representatives to work on issues related to child safety.  
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