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Flushing Willets Point Corona LDC
Flushing Willets Point Corona LDC
News Queens Courier Staff 4/04/2014 at 2:57PM

Since its inception in 2007, the Flushing Willets Point Corona LDC has committed itself to addressing two of Flushing’s most vexing issues: surging levels of congestion that apply equally to mass transit, the sidewalks, and the roadways, and an acute shortage of affordable housing, particularly as it concerns Flushing’s large and increasingly vulnerable senior population. [...]

‘An Evening with Groucho’ at Queens Theatre
‘An Evening with Groucho’ at Queens Theatre
A View from the Cliff Cliff Kasden 4/03/2014 at 12:12PM

Of all the irreverent entertainers who have shaped the American psyche, few are equal to legendary comedian Groucho Marx. An ongoing tribute to his genius made its way to Queens Theatre, where actor Frank Ferrante offered his zany one-man show March 28-30. The production was directed by Dreya Weber, and performances included live music by [...]

Northern Queens development update
Northern Queens development update
The Commercial Real Estate Report Stephen R. Preuss 4/02/2014 at 10:39AM

As 2014 gets into full swing the development frenzy in northern Queens continues to thrive. Last year we saw announcements throughout Flushing of mega-mixed use project developments and hotel properties.  Major developments included the Willets Point Urban Renewal project, the Flushing Commons development, and multiple hotels along the major roadways in Flushing. As a recap, [...]

Officials announce events to mark World’s Fair anniversary
Officials announce events to mark World’s Fair anniversary
Top Stories Melissa Chan 3/28/2014 at 5:17PM

The “world’s borough” is ready for its six-month-long anniversary party. Officials unveiled a long lineup of Queens events Friday to celebrate the 50th and 75th anniversaries of the 1964 and 1939 World’s Fairs held in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.

What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 3/14/2014 at 4:34PM

Saturday, March 15 King Manor Museum partners with Five Boroughs Music Festival to present “Les Delices,” a Cleveland-based, critically-acclaimed ensemble performing French Baroque music on period instruments. The program will feature works by Philidor, Guillemain, Leclair and Rameau. There will be wine and light refreshments at 6 p.m. and the concert will start at 6:30 [...]

Corona: Location, location, location
Viewpoint: Queens Commercial/Investment Properties Swain Weiner 3/12/2014 at 1:32PM

Located between Jackson Heights and Flushing, Corona is a Queens neighborhood that is enjoying a renaissance. Nestled north of the Long Island Expressway and directly west of amenity-laden Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, it combines excellent access with a great quality of life. Corona is also changing. Developers have already announced a major three part project. Starting [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 3/07/2014 at 4:44PM

The Bay Terrace Jewish Center will be hosting “Anything Goes” at Theatre by the Bay. The show starts at 8 p.m. on March 8 and 16. “Anything Goes” is a musical with music and lyrics by Cole Porter that won a 1988 Tony award.