Astoria Characters: The Driver of the Bright Blue Bus

The bright blue school bus lumbers down Ditmars Boulevard like an old elephant, treading slow and steady. Annalisa is the founder of The Blue Bus Project. When it reaches Astoria Park, it eases itself into an ample parking place by the water. The doors open, and the unconventional driver of this unconventional vehicle steps into the sunlight, smiling. Annalisa Iadicicco is an artist, and the bus is what she calls her “living and breathing mobile art gallery.” The blue bus is…

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