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Roosevelt Island New Ferry

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One secret inside a big New York secret that is Roosevelt Island; the new ferry is running, connecting the island to Astoria, 34rd street Manhattan, dumbo Brooklyn, all the way to  Rockaway, com more stops in between. For the same … Continue reading

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Roosevelt Island Day!

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Once again is Summer in New York City, and is a happy day in  Roosevelt Island, because its Roosevelt Island Day!   Promoted by RIOC ( Roosevelt Island Operation Corporation) and Urban American, together with the effort of residents and its associations … Continue reading

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Fall for the Arts 2011

Once again the Festival counted with a massive participation from the Child School/Legacy High School. From chorus presentations at the plaza to painting enormous panels, the school students, teachers and parents gave their help and  strength to the Festival. Our … Continue reading

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Rep. Maloney, Elected Officials, Postal Workers & Roosevelt Islanders Rally to Save Local Post Office

Today, U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney, State Senator José M. Serrano, Assembly Member Micah Kellner, City Council Member Jessica Lappin, Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation President Leslie Torres, Roosevelt Island Residents Association President Matthew Katz, Chuck Zlatkin of the American Postal Workers … Continue reading

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Four Freedoms Park to be completed by Fall 2012.

The Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park is a memorial to Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Four Freedoms, located at the southernmost point of Roosevelt Island, in the East River between Manhattan Island and Queens in New York City. It … Continue reading

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The Tramway of Roosevelt Island is back!

The Roosevelt Island tramway is back on the move this Tuesday, November 30, 2010, after nine months overhaul. The new and improved aerial link between Roosevelt Island and Manhattan, at 59th St. and Second Ave got the green light from … Continue reading

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2010 Halloween Parade in Roosevelt Island

In sunny autumn day of New York, Kids, adults, politicians, everybody gather together to have fun at the 2010 Roosevelt Island Halloween Parade. Starting on Main Street at Blackwell House, the Parade finished at the PS/IS 217 Schoolyard. One perfect … Continue reading

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