Snow day – snow note


| dbrennan@queenscourier.com

After the city got hit by a 19-inch snowstorm on January 27, Mayor Bloomberg told non-essential employees to stay home. "New York almost never takes a snow day," the Mayor said. "But this is one of those rare days." So rare that the Mayor apparently changed his mind hours later, urging people in radio and […]

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Family Day at QBG


| vmimoni@queenscourier.com

According to the city’s official groundhog, Staten Island Chuck, spring is almost here and Queens Botanical Garden (QBG) is getting ready. They’re inviting area families to participate in Family Day on Saturday, February 28, from 2 to 4 p.m. This special program will, among other things, provide them with a sneak peek at the Garden’s […]

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