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  Representative Crowley: New York: Flushing
Flushing is a neighborhood in north central Queens (1991 pop.
The year 1843 saw the publication of a newspaper and the opening of the Flushing Institute, a secondary school for boys that eventually enrolled students from the southern United States, Central and South America, and Europe.
Flushing became a commuter suburb after trolley lines were extended (1888-99) and the Long Island Rail Road was electrified.
crowley.house.gov /newyork/flushing.htm   (616 words)

  
 Queens - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Queens was established in 1683 as one of the original 12 counties of New York and was named for the then-queen consort, Catherine of Braganza, wife of Charles II.
The part of Queens County that was not consolidated into New York City, consisting of the towns of North Hempstead and Oyster Bay and all of the Town of Hempstead, except the Rockaway Peninsula, was constituted as the new Nassau County in 1899.
Queens' Borough President is Helen Marshall, elected as a Democrat in 2001 and re-elected in 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Queens,_New_York   (3770 words)

  
 Senior Retirement Residence in New York - Flushing House Independent Living - Flushing, Queens, New York Metro Area
New York Independent Living Retirement Residence in Flushing, Queens - for those seniors who seek independent living and senior housing in a senior retirement community.
Flushing House independent living senior retirement residence is located in a quiet residential neighborhood in New York (Flushing, Queens).
The Flushing House staff is dedicated to providing a supportive and caring environment where friendships both old and new can thrive and grow.
www.flushinghouse.com   (299 words)

  
 The Rockefeller Group :: The Rockefeller Group and TDC Selected as Developers of Flushing, Queens, New York Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
NEW YORK, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg yesterday announced that a joint venture of The Rockefeller Group and TDC Development and Construction Corporation has been selected to redevelop Municipal Parking Lot 1, a five-acre site in Downtown Flushing, Queens, New York City.
Flushing Commons was selected as a result of a Request for Proposals (RFP) issued by the New York City Economic Development Corporation based on recommendations made by the Development Framework for Downtown Flushing.
Issuers of news releases and not PR Newswire are solely responsible for the accuracy of the content.
sev.prnewswire.com /real-estate/20050714/NYTH15714072005-1.html   (756 words)

  
 Flushing, Queens - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Flushing is a neighborhood within the borough of Queens in New York City, New York.
The town of Flushing was first settled in 1645 under charter of the Dutch West India Company and was named after the city of Vlissingen, in the southwestern Netherlands, the main port of the WIC.
Queens College, a senior college of the City University of New York, is located in Flushing.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Flushing,_Queens,_New_York   (2239 words)

  
 New York City Chinatown > Flushing
Flushing Chinatown maps featuring banks, transportation, restaurants, hotels, shopping, police, schools, firehouses, houses of worship, and cultural attractions.
One of the busiest, and most diverse library systems in the United States happens to be the Queens Public Library, with the flagship Flushing branch leading the way in the number of books loaned [FN 1].
Footnote: The new Flushing library boasts the International Resource Collection featuring hundreds of newspapers, and over 50,000 books, CDs, DVDs, popular fiction, and academic titles in a language other than English (primarily Chinese, Korean, Spanish, Russian, and six South Asian Languages) many of the titles you can't find anywhere else in the United States.
www.nychinatown.org /flushing/flushing.html   (402 words)

  
 Flushing Greens
Flushing is known for being the home of people from all over the world.
Flushing still has problems with smelly garbage, airplane noise and streets that are dangerous for our children and elders to cross.
The new housing that is going up is too expensive for even working and middle class people -- the poor are forgotten.
www.geocities.com /mu-gui-ying/FlushingGreens.html   (722 words)

  
 Flushing Personal Injury Lawyer- Free Legal Services in Queens, NY
If you need a lawyer for your New York personal injury, accident, drug and medical device, or environmental lawsuit, go with the hometown advantage.
If you need the help of a New York lawyer, take your first step by filling out this simple form.
If you are not a resident of New York, rest assured that we may still be able to help you.
www.weitzlux.com /legalservices/flushing/queens_29178.html   (463 words)

  
 Teitel And Feldstein In Flushing Provides Top Quality Family Dentistry
We believe that a beautiful smile can brighten your life and that strong teeth and gums are essential to your overall good health.
Feldstein and Dr. Teitel in Flushing are ready to give you and your family the quality dental care you deserve.
Queens - New York City - Forest Hills -
www.flushingfamilydentist.com   (158 words)

  
 Flushing Commons, Queens, New York City | Rockefeller Group Development Corporation
New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg announced in July 2005 that a joint venture of The Rockefeller Group and TDC Development and Construction Corporation has been selected to redevelop a five-acre site in downtown Flushing, Queens, New York City.
The Flushing Commons development includes a one-acre town square of open space with a fountain plaza, parking for 2,000 cars, a 50,000-square-foot recreational center, a 200-room hotel, about 500 residential units, and 350,000 square feet of retail space.
The developer is committed to establishing job training programs to encourage hiring from the local community during construction and in permanent positions afterward.
www.rockgroupdevelopment.com /flushingcommons/flushingcommons.html   (390 words)

  
 Large Supersonic Jet Sculpture, Flushing Meadows - Queens, New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Polish-born Theodore Roszak, who lived on nearby Staten Island, sculpted this thing and named it "Forms in Transit." His intention was to represent the exhilaration of powered flight without depicting a specific aircraft, although the one that he did depict looks pretty cool.
Its aluminum and steel and has been allowed to weather, which gives it the appearance of having survived a reentry from space.
No portion of this document may be reproduced, copied or revised without written permission of the authors.
www.roadsideamerica.com /sights/sightstory.php?tip_AttrId==12506   (205 words)

  
 Queens Museum of Art, Flushing Meadow Park, New York City
Queens Museum of Art, Flushing Meadow Park, New York City
The Queens Museums of art is home to the famous Panorama of the City of New York.
Free Thursday is a free after-hours, open house gala, held the first Thursday of every month at the Queens Museum of Art.
www.ny.com /museums/queens.museum.html   (84 words)

  
 At Teitel And Feldstein In Flushing We Offer The Option Of Implant Dentistry
Our Flushing area office specializes in implant dentistry.
Contact Teitel and Feldstein in Flushing to schedule your consultation with our cosmetic dentists.
Our team of friendly, caring professionals is specially trained in the latest techniques in virtually "pain-free" care.
www.flushingimplantdentist.com   (188 words)

  
 Orthodontics Braces Dentist Dentistry in Bellmore Flushing Queens NY New York
In the past, a child was 11 or 12 before brackets were actually placed on the teeth to straighten them.
This may still hold true in most cases, but there are new techniques that can correct problems early, while a child is still growing.
This may eliminate the need for braces in the future, or if the child does still need braces, the treatment will be less complicated, usually shortening the period of time in braces.
www.nowdental.com /ortho.htm   (601 words)

  
 Buddhism & Meditation in Flushing, Queens, New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Buddhism and Meditation in Flushing, Queens, New York
Based in the traditions of Kadampa Buddhism, each class is structured to include a teaching, two meditations, a group discussion, and a questions and answers session.
This class is a branch of Chakrasambara Buddhist Center in New York.
www.meditationinnewyork.org /mc-cuny-q.php   (117 words)

  
 WELCOME TO NEW YORK TAIWAN CENTER
The mission of the Taiwan Center is to enhance and sustain the well-being of the general public, including Taiwanese Americans and people from all ethnic and cultural backgrounds, by providing accessible cultural, educational, and human services.
The Taiwan Center is located in Flushing, Queens, New York at 137-44 Northern Blvd., Flushing, NY 11354.
Originally, the Taiwan Center was intended to help Taiwanese American, and other latter-day immigrant groups, adapt to their new lives in the U.S. However, throughout the years the Taiwan Center has developed into a community center that offers diverse programs and services for the public-at-large.
www.nytaiwancenter.us   (242 words)

  
 World's Fair - Rotting Rockets, Flushing Meadows - Queens, New York
This small patio area was originally named "United States Space Park" and had a number of exhibits, including a lunar lander, an X-15 rocket plane, and a Thor-Delta satellite-launching rocket.
In 2004, however, they were restored, and now visitors can admire pristine Titan II and Atlas rockets, topped with their Gemini and Mercury capsules, and consider how insane the astronauts must have been who rode these things into orbit.
Just after you cross under a bridge, you'll see the rockets to the left; you can cut diagonally through the parking lot to get to them.
www.roadsideamerica.com /sights/sightstory.php?tip_AttrId==12505   (211 words)

  
 Homes for Sale - Chimes Realty, Flushing New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Whether you're looking to buy or sell a home, looking for a rental or looking to rent, Chimes' friendly and knowledgeable staff of realtors is ready to help you.
Chimes Real Estate Inc. is a licensed Real Estate Broker located in Flushing, New York.
We service the greater Queens New York area and have listings in Flushing, College Point, Whitestone, Corona and surrounding areas.
chimesrealty.com   (134 words)

  
 ViewsOf.com - Pictures of Flushing, Queens, New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The Flushing Center at the Sheraton LaGuardia East, on Roosevelt Avenue in Flushing, Queens, New York City.
Queens Library - Flushing, new building, at the Corner of Main Street and Kissena Blvd.
New York Tong Ren Tang, herb store, Main St.
www.viewsof.com /newyorkcity/flushing.html   (349 words)

  
 St. John's Episcopal Church in Flushing
The congregation of St. John's Episcopal Church in Flushing, Queens, New York, is multi-ethnic and multi-denominational.
In the Episcopal Church hierarchy, St. John's Flushing falls under the Episcopal Diocese of Long Island.
The warden and other vestry members, as well as the entire congregation of St. John's Episcopal Church in Flushing, Queens, New York join me in welcoming you to our church service and fellowship.
www.stjohnsecfq.com   (235 words)

  
 John Cho (iMortgage USA Inc.) - Loan Officer - Flushing, New York
We are licensed by the New York State Banking Department as Mortgage Brokers.
These real estate profiles, blogs and blog entries are provided here as a courtesy to our visitors to help them make an informed decision when buying or selling a house.
ActiveRain Corp. takes no responsibility for the content in these profiles, that are written by the members of this community.
activerain.com /jcho   (291 words)

  
 home - The True Love Church in Flushing, Queens, New York   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Latest News Headlines Content from the New York Times
Northern Boulevard in Flushing in the borough of Queens,
New York 11358 effective this same date of September  1st, 2005. 
www.forministry.com /USNYCMIALTLCOF   (409 words)

  
 Flushing House Community Residence Site - Senior Retirement Residence in New York - Flushing House Independent Living - ...
Flushing House Community Residence Site - Senior Retirement Residence in New York - Flushing House Independent Living - Flushing, Queens, New York Metro Area
Our latest website - flushinghouse.org -- is a "Community News Bulletin" where one can find current postings of our calendar of activities, resident news, council meetings, announcements, etc.
There is also a full schedule of trips on the Flushing House bus.
www.flushinghouse.org   (138 words)

  
 Flushing Council on Culture & the Arts Queens New York NYC jazz classical museum lectures   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Flushing Council on Culture and the Arts Queens New York NYC jazz classical museum lectures
Upon completion in 1997-98 of its entire restoration, Flushing Town Hall will also offer a 300-seat theater, garden, parking lot and catering facilities with full kitchen.
Flushing Council on Culture and the Arts at Flushing Town Hall
www.queensnewyork.com /cultural/flushing/hall.html   (154 words)

  
 Buddhism & Meditation Classes in Flushing, Queens, New York
Buddhism and Meditation Classes in Flushing, Queens, New York
Classes at this location are presented by our sister center Vajradhara Meditation Center.
Please Note: Clicking on this link will open a new browser window, to return to this site please close the window.
www.meditationinnewyork.org /mcq-flushing.php   (152 words)

  
 Mary Ismond, b: 1690 - Flushing, New York
Marr: ABT 1715 - Flushing, Queens, New York
Died: MAY 1777 - New York, New York
Born: ABT 1690 - Flushing, Queens, New York
www.walthowe.com /genealogy/gp349.html   (48 words)

  
 REAL ESTATE FRESH MEADOWS FLUSHING QUEENS NY, NEW YORK - PAM DICKMAN (718) 445-1212
A product of the baby boom generation, she was raised during a time of values and diligence and typified a hard working modern businesswomen whose only goal was to provide her family and their future generations with a future more robust than her own.
She was overwhelmingly successful at selling the contents of people's homes or apartments in only one day's time for estate purposes or simply a general move.
It would be a new challenge to do well in a field they she was brand new to.
forsalebypam.com   (779 words)

  
 Good Bargain Hotels in Flushing, Queens, New York in United States
Before my trip I checked out hotel room prices in New York City and was shocked at what I found.
The guys at the front desk said that I was only 5 blocks from the subway, but who knows what those five blocks held.
So as I was riding the subway back out, with my new iBook in hand, I was a little bit nervous.
www.sgtowns.com /journal/001691.html   (613 words)

  
 Realty Times - Real Estate News and Advice - Local Market Conditions
Check other local areas for more detailed information posted by real estate professionals who live and work in the area.
Because there is a concentration of condos in high-cost metro areas, the national median condo price can be higher than the median single-family price.  In a given market area, condos typically cost less than single-family homes.
Existing-home sales for October will be released November 28.  The next Pending Home Sales Index will be on November 1 and the forecast will be revised November 10 at NAR's Conference & Expo in New Orleans in a news conference at 11:00 a.m.
realtytimes.com /rtmcrloc/New_York~Flushing   (645 words)

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