Astoria Times

Thursday, Aug. 21, 2008

Astoria Times

Local events, celebrations go on despite rainstorms

The days are flying by and the anticipated summer slowdown is not going to happen. Events keep popping up, which is good. Otherwise, we would be hard-pressed to find something to write about. Comment.
Astoria Times

High gas prices bring out the beasts in American drivers

Festive summer is still in full swing. Yes, the birds are singing and beaches are open, but rising gas prices are keeping our cars in our garages. This is causing complete apoplexy across America. The automobile is so deeply rooted in our psyche that anything affecting our accessibility to our vehicles brings out our beastliness. Comment.
Astoria Times

Addabbo running hard for Maltese’s state Senate district

City Councilman Joseph Addabbo (D-Howard Beach), now completing his seventh year in the City Council, is pursuing a relentless campaign for the state Senate against his Democratic primary opponent, Albert Baldeo. Comment.

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