MTA to move problematic buses away from Flushing church


| mchan@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Melissa Chan

The MTA will redirect five city bus routes from St. George’s Episcopal Church after local leaders and parishioners complained about idling buses and its drivers who relieve themselves on the side of the church.

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Historic Queens church gets grant


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

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The New York Landmarks Conservancy has announced 23 Sacred Sites Grants totaling $294,500 awarded to historic religious properties throughout New York State, including St. George’s Church in Flushing. “You don’t have to be religious to understand that religious institutions contain some of our finest art and architecture. Many also provide vital social service programs and […]

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Talent show for local artists


By Queens Courier Staff

Whether you find yourself passionately singing in the rain or dancing to the beat looking for an opportunity to show your talent, Centerstage, The Queens Center for the Performing Arts has opened its doors to help aspiring artists through a talent show, “Show Us What You’ve Got!” which will award winners a scholarship to study […]

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