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Majority of Queens schools score well on progress reports
Education & Kids Cristabelle Tumola 11/18/2013 at 2:52PM

The majority of Queens schools scored high on the Department of Education’s (DOE) recently released progress reports. Out of the 62 Queens high schools that were issued 2012-2013 progress reports, 31 earned As, 16 Bs, 6 Cs, 5 Ds and 4 Fs. The highest scoring institution was Long Island City’s Academy for Careers in Television [...]

Rob Schneider at QPAC: Yes, you can do it!
Rob Schneider at QPAC: Yes, you can do it!
A View from the Cliff Cliff Kasden 1/28/2013 at 11:06AM

A running gag in many of comedian Rob Schneider’s movies is the phrase, “You Can Do It!” His enthusiastically received stand up performance at Queensborough Performing Arts Center proved that he follows his own advice. Yes, he can do it! The packed house first welcomed comedian Ted Alexandro. The forty-something performer confessed that he had [...]

Two Queens schools awarded Blue Ribbon
Two Queens schools awarded Blue Ribbon
Education & Kids Melissa Chan 12/04/2012 at 2:35PM

There is much ado about being blue at two Queens schools. P.S. 203 in Oakland Gardens and P.S. 191 in Floral Park were named Blue Ribbon schools by the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) this year. The borough’s high performing schools join three others in the city — Brooklyn’s P.S. 34 Oliver H. Perry School, [...]

NEWS BRIEFS
News 7/21/2011 at 12:00AM

New LIRR Ticket Machine for Little Neck Station LITTLE NECK – Buying a Long Island Railroad ticket at the Little Neck Station has just gotten a lot safer. State Senator Tony Avella announced today that the MTA will install a ticket vending machine on the north side of the station. Currently, ticket machines are only [...]

What’s happening this weekend
News 3/18/2011 at 12:00AM

EDITOR’S PICKS Saturday, March 19 at 8 p.m. NYCB Theatre at Westbury: Spring Doo Wop Extravaganza; featuring The Flamingos, The Cleftones, The Fireflies, the return of The Brooklyn Bridge and more; call 800-745-3000 or visit www.livenation.com. WEEKEND EVENTS Saturday, March 19 at 2:15 PM Flushing Town Hall: Sol y Canto – Twice as Many Friends; [...]

What’s happening this week
Entertainment 3/16/2011 at 12:00AM

EDITOR’S PICKS Saturday, March 19 at 8 p.m. NYCB Theatre at Westbury: Spring Doo Wop Extravaganza; featuring The Flamingos, The Cleftones, The Fireflies, the return of The Brooklyn Bridge and more; call 800-745-3000 or visit www.livenation.com. WEEKEND EVENTS Saturday, March 19 at 2:15 PM Flushing Town Hall: Sol y Canto – Twice as Many Friends; [...]

Holocaust was theme of Big Read program
News Steve Mosco 3/30/2010 at 12:00AM

A month-long remembrance of the Holocaust through literature capped-off with one generation honoring another. The program, which spanned the entire month of March, was closed-out with an event at Holocaust Resource Center at Queensborough Community College on Friday, March 26. The Big Read, a National Endowment of the Arts (NEA) program designed to bring reading [...]

NE News Briefs
News 4/29/2009 at 12:00AM

Bayside, Franci Lewis choirs perform, Dig in at QCC, CB8 Public Hearing notice, Get your hair cut next week, Bowl for the Kitty, Defensive driving course,