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NYC Council member Costa Constantinides, center, at a street naming ceremony with Nepalese community leaders earlier this month. (Photo courtesy of Council member Constantinides' office, via QNS)

Supporting NYC Nepalese with TPS

Immigration, Queens, South Asian March 29, 2019 at 5:09 pm

Two NYC council members have introduced a resolution condemning the government’s withdrawal of TPS status for Nepalese, reports QNS.

(Photo by Ngima Pakhrin via Everest Times)

‘Mount Everest Way’ Named in Queens

Queens, South Asian March 11, 2019 at 12:04 pm

A street in Jackson Heights has been co-named “Mount Everest Way” in recognition of the Nepalese community’s growing influence in the area, reports Everest Times.

City Council member Costa Constantinides, running for Queens Borough President, addressing members of the Nepalese community. (Photo via Khasokas)

Nepali Community News in NYC

Business, Elections 2018, Queens, South Asian August 31, 2018 at 1:54 pm

A new federal credit union will serve Nepali immigrants in NYC, and a candidate for Queens borough president asks for the community’s vote.

(L-R) Amb. Vasilios Philippou, Litsa Diamataris, Vanessa Diamataris, Amb. Catherine Boura, Archbishop Demetrios, Eraklis Diamataris, Publisher-Editor Antonis H. Diamataris, Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer, Councilman Costas Constantinides (Photo via The National Herald)

Naming an Astoria Street ‘National Herald Way’

History, Media, Queens, Western European April 7, 2016 at 3:52 pm

A block in Astoria, Queens, has been named National Herald Way in a tribute to the century-old Greek-American publication, report LIC/Astoria Journal and The National Herald.

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Astoria Mural Preserves Greek Heritage

Culture, Eastern European, Queens June 21, 2016 at 2:03 pm

A mural of Greek philosophers and symbols is beautifying an overpass in Astoria and displacing graffiti, reports Astoria Post.

Public Advocate Letitia James discussed waterfront development on July 12 with Queens Council member Costa Constantinides, and president of the Astoria Houses Residents Association, Claudia Coger. (Photo via Queens Tribune)

Tish James Talks Astoria Waterfront Development

Business, Queens July 23, 2014 at 12:53 pm

Public Advocate Letitia James met with Council member Costa Constantinides to discuss development along the Astoria waterfront.

Costa Constantinides (Photo via Facebook)

Greek-American Candidate Poised to Make History

Elections 2013, Politics, Queens, Western European October 18, 2013 at 3:55 pm

If Astoria favorite Costa Constantinides wins on Election Day, he would become the first Greek American in the City Council. He talks community and politics in an interview with Greek News.