More than 1,200 bicyclists from around the city participated in the 7th Annual Tour de Queens, a 20-mile ride that travels through several neighborhoods in the borough.
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MoMA PS1 presents “Warm Up 2014” from June 28 to September 6 every Saturday from 3 to 9 p.m. Doors open at noon and there will be outdoor music concerts by local and international experimental DJs.
One East Elmhurst boy is getting his running shoes ready once again to help make a difference.
While serving on the board of the Queens Museum, I got to know one of the members, Seth Kupferberg, and his wife, Tracey. She was honored by the Yellow Rose Society, an organization that provides critical services for people with Alzheimer’s disease. It was my pleasure to be there to cheer for her at the [...]
The season of celebrations of community leaders is in full swing and I had the privilege of a “front row” seat at many this past week. It began with the mayor coming to the Queens Museum, where I serve on the board that is led by Peter Meyer, to announce that our executive director Tom Finkelpearl has been appointed Commissioner of Cultural Affairs, an [...]
To help mark the 75th anniversary of the Bronx-Whitestone Bridge, the Queens Historical society is hosting a discussion with Mary Hedge, archivist for MTA Bridges & Tunnels, and Aris Stathopoulos, Deputy Chief Engineer, MTA Bridges & Tunnels on Sunday, April 13.
Harvey, a three-foot-tall hollow milk chocolate bunny at Aigner Chocolates, retails at $400, but is being raffled off to help Alzheimer’s research.
Captain Mark Simmons will replace Deputy Inspector Miguel Iglesias as commanding officer of Police Service Area 9.
Tom Finkelpearl, who has been the president of the Queens Museum for 12 years and recently oversaw its $68 million transformation, will be tapped by Mayor Bill de Blasio as the new commissioner of the Department of Cultural Affairs.
The “world’s borough” is ready for its six-month-long anniversary party. Officials unveiled a long lineup of Queens events Friday to celebrate the 50th and 75th anniversaries of the 1964 and 1939 World’s Fairs held in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.