#238 Astoria and Long Island City

#238 Astoria and Long Island City

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The borough of Queens has a history unlike any in the New York City region, but the story of its northwestern region -- comprising Astoria, Long Island City and about a half dozen other, smaller neighborhoods -- is particularly surprising. And there are basic aspects of these wonderful neighborhoods, fundamental to every day life here, that you may have never known.

How did Astoria get its name? John Jacob Astor is involved, but not in the way you think.

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