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Brazilian shoppers

Hey, Brazilian spender!

The Brazilian shopping vacationer is taking New York by storm, spending more on average than any international group — and the city’s retailers are starting to take note.

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Fall tree on Volvo

The Post-Sandy View From Astoria

Hurricane Sandy uproots trees, floods a few basements and bashes a Volvo, but overall doesn’t leave much of a mark on Queens neighborhood.

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Pastor Gerald Steele

A House of Prayer for All Nations

A Brazilian church in Astoria is fighting for survival amid changing neighborhood demographics, coming up with some innovative ways to grow and encompass the area’s diversity.

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