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Old 10-18-2008, 01:54 AM   #16
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There's quite a lot of us Astoria people on here, all things considered
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Old 10-21-2008, 07:03 PM   #17
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Brooklyn over here. I dont go to any lfs in bklyn tho. I mainly go to the onces in the city ie new world, wins tropical, pacific and the other guys. I use to go to the queens shops for saltwater but its too much of a commute on the train to go out to queens. I'm still trying to put together my first planted tank. Glad to be here!
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Old 10-23-2008, 03:18 AM   #18
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I'm in Elmhurst near queens center. Trying to get started as well. My folks are on LI so on the weekends i shop around there the most.
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Old 10-23-2008, 03:47 AM   #19
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There's quite a lot of us Astoria people on here, all things considered
We should make a meeting or something!
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Old 10-23-2008, 04:22 AM   #20
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muahahaha, yes me in astoria too
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Old 10-26-2008, 12:33 AM   #21
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I'm in Elmhurst near queens center. Trying to get started as well. My folks are on LI so on the weekends i shop around there the most.
Wicket, You've got to hit Tropical Showcase in Hicksville on Old Country Road. Best plants on the island in my opinion.
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Old 10-26-2008, 03:23 AM   #22
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I'm still working on my mineralized topsoil substrate. Who would have thunk that it would be so hard to get some topsoil in this big city. I guess there is an advantage to having a car...or a backyard.
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Old 10-26-2008, 06:16 PM   #23
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Wicket, You've got to hit Tropical Showcase in Hicksville on Old Country Road. Best plants on the island in my opinion.
Haha, yup i've been there, my grandparents live near it. I use to stop by all the time. There aren't many places on LI that I havent visited or at least heard of. My favorite is in Centereach, they don't have much plants though. I love going to aquarium adventures, but never buy anything cause its so friggin expensive. Driftwood and tanks there are decent prices due to sales.
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Old 12-07-2009, 01:51 AM   #24
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Wow Astoria should have its own thread! I'm on 21st! No, not the Projects! lol
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Old 12-07-2009, 04:54 PM   #25
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Yes, looks like there is a large NY community here, I am in Queens and as stated we have a lot of places for fish lovers.
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Old 12-11-2009, 01:34 AM   #26
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hi,, i'm queens, flushing
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Old 12-11-2009, 02:15 AM   #27
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Old 12-12-2009, 08:30 AM   #28
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i used to breed guppies. man they went nuts, had over 200 something i believe. but disease got most of them. the shock made me sad so i gave away whatever i had left which was 50 sometihng. Breeding CPOs now and my first berried female just released her kids. They're so CUTE! tiny.

im in bensonhurst, bklyn.
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Old 12-13-2009, 12:59 AM   #29
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I am in prospect heights and am breeding endlers and halfbeaks. My endlers population are out of control so am planning to get some glassfishes to reduce their numbers. I plan to breed clown killies and dario dario next summer.
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Old 12-13-2009, 01:30 AM   #30
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I am in prospect heights and am breeding endlers and halfbeaks. My endlers population are out of control so am planning to get some glassfishes to reduce their numbers. I plan to breed clown killies and dario dario next summer.

Please let me know when you'll be culling your endlers. I'd love to buy some off of you.
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