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The Fine Art Shop @ Assorted Ideas treats images as equal to all other ways of expressing thought. Expand with creative, visual perception. We think in pictures, when we want. Variations don’t change the fact that we all share everything.

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Cornell Tech Wins ULI Global Award for Design Excellence

In Roosevelt Island News, Cornell Tech wins a ULI Global Award for Design Excellence.

RIOC/PSD’s miserable failure to control bikes on Roosevelt Island

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Roosevelt Island Community Treasure: The Garden Club

Sunflower as Summer Fades
Sunflower accepts a fade into autumn in the community gardens

The Roosevelt Island Garden Club’s secluded space on a tucked away island harbors an urban retreat impossible anywhere else. A gift from the state flourishes with well-kept plots and a near secret lily pond. More…

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Planned as a City of Tomorrow, Roosevelt Island was born of ideals and rose from the ashes of a city in ruins. Race riots and crime defined too much of a graffiti-scarred town.

Months before, a Daily News headline, Ford to City: Drop Dead, marked the pit of New York’s free fall.

There was nowhere to go but up, and one of first steps out of the urban cellar was Roosevelt Island.

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Keeping to our ideals is a greater struggle now than ever before. A neighborhood built on economic diversity battles gentrification. New market rate housing threatens to topple unity.

Balance between ideals and reality is hard to find, and political power is held by invisible string pullers in Albany.

We started the Roosevelt Island Daily as an independent source for news and opinion. Now, we take it a step farther.

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