Queens, Bronx borough presidents make edible wager on Subway Series


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/ File Photo

The stakes are going to be deliciously high when the New York Mets and New York Yankees take the field during this year’s Subway Series.

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Subway Series comes to Queens


| brennison@queenscourier.com

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The Mets are out for revenge against the crosstown Yankees as the Subway Series shifts to Queens. In the series’ first leg at Yankee Stadium, the Bronx Bombers took all three matchups with the Amazins. Jon Niese will try to extend the Mets three-game winning streak against the Yankees’ Andy Pettitte in the series opener […]

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Angry Mets fans focus vitriol on Jon Rauch after Subway Series sweep


| brennison@queenscourier.com

Mets fans took to Twitter to release their frustration after being swept away in this weekend’s Subway Series and much of the displeasure focused on Jon Rauch. Rauch gave up Russell Martin’s walk-off home run on Sunday afternoon marking the pitcher’s sixth straight loss. After the game, vitriol from the fans began filling the pitcher’s […]

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Subway Series kicks off at Yankee Stadium tonight


| brennison@queenscourier.com

Mets fans will be eschewing the No. 7 train for the No. 4 and the D to the Bronx this weekend. The Mets face off with their cross-town rivals the New York Yankees in the annual Subway Series. Johan Santana returns to the mound for the first time tonight since tossing the franchise’s first no-hitter […]

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Mets Make Divisional Playoffs: Subway Series Back On Track?


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Can you feel the rumbling? Have you already been bombarded with continuous newspapers with headlines of their victorious battles? Or perhaps you’ve heard the obnoxious fans throwing out stats and bragging that they belong to this year’s team of destiny. Ahh, the sweet sights, sounds and feel of October. It doesn’t get any better than […]

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Jackson Heights filmmaker turns to Kickstarter for new flick


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Photos Courtesy of Alex Webb

Actor Alex Webb has gone behind the camera to write, direct and produce award-winning films. Now, he is turning to Kickstarter to get his new film to the big screen.

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Whitestone Bridge art contest winners announced


| lguerre@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Liam La Guerre/Drawings courtesy of Welcome to Whitestone Civic Association.

The winners of the Welcome to Whitestone Civic Association’s Bronx-Whitestone Bridge drawing contest were announced and honored in Councilman Paul Vallone’s office Monday.

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