Friday, 25 July 2014

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Celebrating Colombia’s Independence in Queens

Celebrating Colombia’s Independence in Queens

Traditional music and dance marked the festivities.

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Baby do Brasil Debuts in New York

Baby do Brasil Debuts in New York

The singer, who revolutionized Brazilian music in the 1970s, found religion and freed her style.

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Giglio Feast Celebrated in Williamsburg

Giglio Feast Celebrated in Williamsburg

Home Reporter writes about celebrants honoring the memory of St. Paulinus with the Italian Giglio Feast in Brooklyn.

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Work of Arab Artists on View at New Museum

Work of Arab Artists on View at New Museum

In the first museum-wide exhibit of art from the Arab World, the works of 45 contemporary artists are being displayed on the Lower East Side, The Lo-Down reports.

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Cuban Artist Breaks Down Barriers in NY

Cuban Artist Breaks Down Barriers in NY

An exhibit on display in Times Square by Arlés del Río features fence-like sculptures that symbolize the barriers people build around themselves, reports Diario de Mexico.

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Celebrating France in New York

Celebrating France in New York

French citizens, francophiles and francophones gather to mark Bastille Day in this video.

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Steel Cows in Brooklyn

Steel Cows in Brooklyn

A Brooklyn Daily Eagle reporter discovers artwork by chance in Red Hook, from "beauteous bovines" to a sort of literary "Stairway to Heaven."

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Midsummer Night Swing on July 4

Midsummer Night Swing on July 4

Before the fireworks, New Yorkers took to the salsa dance floor in this video.

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Practicing Puja in Jamaica Bay

Practicing Puja in Jamaica Bay

Environmentalists and Hindu leaders in South Queens met recently to discuss ameliorating the impact of ritual offerings made in Jamaica Bay, Queens Chronicle reports.

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An Artist of Two Worlds

An Artist of Two Worlds

Iranian art student Nazanin Noroozi wants her work to have universal appeal, she says in this video.

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Getting ‘Tea Drunk’ in the East Village

Getting ‘Tea Drunk’ in the East Village

SinoVision stops by the recently opened tea room to get familiar with one aspect of authentic Chinese culture.

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