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What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 5/09/2014 at 3:04PM

Writer/performer Trav S.D. wll give a talk at the Greater Astoria Historical Society at 1:30 p.m. called “Anarchy in Astoria: The Making of the Marx Brothers’ First Two Movies” as a part of the citywide Marx Brothers festival, Marxfest.

Rockaway Ferry service extended to May
Rockaway Ferry service extended to May
South Maggie Hayes 1/21/2014 at 11:26AM

Residents on the peninsula no longer will experience the dreaded end of the Rockaway Ferry. The water service has been extended until May. “While the Rockaway Ferry service began as an emergency measure, serving residents after Hurricane Sandy devastated other public transit options, it has since proved to be a valuable part of the city’s [...]

Free outdoor summer events and activities in Queens
Free outdoor summer events and activities in Queens
Entertainment Queens Courier Staff 7/15/2013 at 11:28AM

Zumba Under the Stars with Lisa G aka RockaZumbaWay Every Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m., thru August 28 Beach 108th Street Hockey Rink, Rockaway Beach Boardwalk Get in shape with this popular form of exercise and dance which combines Latin and African dance steps. Yoga on the Beach Every Saturday, 8 a.m. – 9 [...]

Rockaway ferry service extended through Labor Day
South Maggie Hayes 7/03/2013 at 4:27PM

Rockaway residents rejoice: ferry service has now been expanded through to Labor Day. The weekday ferry service between the Rockaways and Lower Manhattan will continue to operate on its current schedule, now all the way through early September. “Continuing [the ferry’s] operation through Labor Day weekend is critical in addressing transportation needs and an integral [...]

Free outdoor movies in Queens
Free outdoor movies in Queens
Entertainment Queens Courier Staff 5/30/2013 at 2:33PM

Take advantage of the longer days and warmer nights of summer with free outdoor movies in parks across Queens. Beginning on Friday, May 31, there are options for every age and taste, from kid-friendly animated features, such as “Wreck-It Ralph,” to the Oscar-winning “Les Miserables,” and the Hitchcock classic ”North by Northwest.” Captain Tilly Park Friday, May 31, 7:30 [...]

Rockaway Ferry service extended for at least six more weeks
News Cristabelle Tumola 5/29/2013 at 11:25AM

Though the A train is returning to the Rockaways tomorrow, the ferry is still going to continue, at least until July. Rockaway Ferry weekday service between the peninsula and Manhattan has been extended for the next six weeks, with the possibility of continuing through Labor Day weekend, city officials announced Tuesday. The ferry will also [...]

Full A train service returns to Rockaways May 30
Full A train service returns to Rockaways May 30
South Cristabelle Tumola 5/16/2013 at 1:07PM

Almost seven months after Sandy significantly damaged the A train in the Rockaways, the subway will fully start running in the area on May 30, the MTA announced today. The storm washed-out 1,500 feet of tracks, and damaged miles of signal, power and communications wires. Two stations were also completely flooded and needed to be [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 5/13/2013 at 7:22AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Partly cloudy. High of 59. Breezy. Winds from the West at 10 to 20 mph. Monday night: Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 43. Winds from the NW at 5 to 15 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: EXPO 1: New York EXPO 1: New York, an exploration of ecological [...]

Rockaway hockey rink set for repair
Rockaway hockey rink set for repair
South Terence M. Cullen 4/03/2013 at 9:09AM

A Rockaway roller hockey rink is getting some help from the Parks Department after damage from Sandy nearly put a summer league on ice. Waves pummeled the boards on the seaside rink near Beach 108th Street, which underwent renovations only a few years ago. The 20-year-old rink was not completely destroyed, but because the boards [...]