Pols, Flushing residents rally for safety at high traffic intersection

| asuriel@queenscourier.com

Photo courtesy of the office of Ron Kim

Elected officials and Flushing residents rallied on Tuesday for improved safety measures at a College Point Boulevard intersection after a recent fatal hit-and-run.

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Enjoy Korean cuisine at Flushing Oktoberfest on Saturday

| rmackay@queensny.org

Photo courtesy of the Voelker Orth Museum

On Oct. 3 at 5:30 p.m., the Voelker Orth Museum will celebrate a distinctly Flushing-style Oktoberfest with hospitality, live entertainment and an outdoor grill firing up dishes with ethnic versions of pickled cabbage.

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Coachella promoters looking to host 2016 music festival in Flushing Meadows Corona Park: report

| amatua@queenscourier.com

File photo

The entertainment company that hosts the massive music and arts festival Coachella is scoping out the ‘World’s Borough’ for a possible music festival next summer, according to a published report.

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NewYork Presbyterian-Queens celebrates ribbon cutting in Flushing

| agiudice@ridgewoodtimes.com

COURIER/Photos by Anthony Giudice

Queens elected officials, doctors and management staff were on hand for the ribbon-cutting ceremony celebrating the rebranding of New York Hospital Queens as NewYork-Presbyterian Queens (NYP/Queens) in Flushing on Monday night.

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Flushing husband and wife charged with sex trafficking in Nassau County

| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

Photos courtesy of the Nassau County District Attorney's office

Zhaowei Yin, 49, and his wife Shuwen Ai, 46, were arrested Thursday morning by Nassau County district attorney investigators and later arraigned on various charges including sex trafficking and promoting prostitution.

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CB 7 votes no to design update for SBS plan connecting Flushing to Jamaica

| asuriel@queenscourier.com

Images courtesy of the MTA

Community Board 7 members overwhelmingly voted against a design update given by Department of Transportation officials on the Select Bus Service to connect downtown Flushing to Jamaica.

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Sneak peek of new ‘Gotham’ season to screen at Flushing Meadows Corona Park

By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

©2015 Fox Broadcasting Co. Cr: Nicole Rivelli/FOX

Fans of Fox’s hit series “Gotham” won’t have to wait until Monday to enjoy the new season, as they will get a sneak peek into what Bruce Wayne will be up to this fall during a sneak peek at Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

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Pols rally with homeowners for Broadway-Flushing landmark status

| asuriel@queenscourier.com

Photo courtesy of The Broadway Flushing Homeowner's Association

Local elected officials joined the Broadway-Flushing Homeowners Association on Saturday during a rally in Bowne Park to draw attention to the renewed fight to have the area recognized by the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC).

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