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Gov. Cuomo’s transportation reinvestment commission
Penner's Pen Larry Penner 7/28/2014 at 5:32PM

At the end of the day Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s creation of a Transportation Reinvestment Commission to develop a 100 year blue print to plan for the future of public transportation will not be worth the paper any final report is printed on.  It will however like many previous planning studies or commissions, generate him some [...]

One killed, six injured in Astoria crash
One killed, six injured in Astoria crash
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 7/28/2014 at 8:18AM

A crash in Astoria on Sunday left one person dead and six hurt, including three children and a pedestrian, after the driver had a medical episode moments before the accident, cops said.

What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 7/25/2014 at 4:21PM

Gear up and get moving! Bike aficionados can participate in the first annual “Loop,” a 20-mile bike ride on Saturday, July 26. Kicking off at the NYFAC building, 164-14 Cross Bay Blvd. in Howard Beach, the route will take riders over three bridges in two boroughs and back to NYFAC.

First Annual LIC Flea Favorites Food Festival this weekend
First Annual LIC Flea Favorites Food Festival this weekend
West Queens Courier Staff 7/25/2014 at 2:50PM

The popular LIC Flea & Food, held every Saturday at the outdoor lot on the corner of Fifth Street and 46th Avenue, will host the First Annual LIC Flea Favorites Food Festival, bringing the best food vendors from the market.

Queens filmmaker co-creates first ‘TV series’ made exclusively for Instagram
Queens filmmaker co-creates first ‘TV series’ made exclusively for Instagram
Entertainment Cristabelle Tumola 7/24/2014 at 8:15AM

“Artistically Challenged,” the first “TV series” written, directed, shot and formatted specifically for Instagram, launched on July 1, with seven episodes. Rego Park resident Aleks Arcabascio, and co-producers and co-writers Samuel Delmara and Jeremy Boros, are releasing an episode each day until the end of the month, when all 32 videos will be available on the photo sharing app.