Glendale author to be featured at Barnes & Noble book fair


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Photo courtesy Rosaria Lucia Photography

In celebration of Get Pop-Cultured: Outlander Day, the Barnes & Noble bookstore in Forest Hills will host a book fair featuring Glendale author and founder of the Excalibur Reading Program, Angelica Harris.

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Civic group continues fight against open-top rail cars in Glendale and Middle Village


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As concerns over transporting construction and demolition (C&D) debris via rail through densely populated communities grow, civic groups in Glendale and Middle Village are looking to stop a plan to increase waste operations through local freight lines.

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‘The Great Gatsby’ director filming at new sound stages in Glendale’s Atlas Terminals


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THE COURIER/Photos by Liam La Guerre

Within just months of buying the Atlas Terminals industrial park, Brooklyn-based television and film production company Broadway Stages has set up working sound stages, some of which are currently being used for acclaimed movie director Baz Luhrmann’s first TV show.

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City budget tops Glendale Property Owners meeting


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Photo by Anthony Giudice

At the final meeting before the summer break, Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley gave the members of the Glendale Property Owners Association an update on the city budget.

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Volunteer patrol praised for efforts to find missing Glendale student


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TIMES NEWSWEEKLY/Photo by Kelly Marie Mancuso

Efforts to track down a missing Glendale student and honors for a graffiti-fighting cop were highlighted during Thursday’s meeting of the 104th Precinct Civilian Observation Patrol (104COP) at St. Pancras Pfeifer Hall in Glendale.

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Kids speak out on education at Glendale roundtable


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TIMES NEWSWEEKLY/Photo by Kelly Marie Mancuso

Students got their chance to speak out on the controversial Common Core curriculum and other hot education topics during a special roundtable with state Senator Joseph Addabbo on Friday at Glendale’s Excalibur Reading Program.

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Evergreen Park renovations celebrated at Glendale groundbreaking


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TIMES NEWSWEEKLY/Photo by Kelly Marie Mancuso

Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley joined Queens Parks Commissioner Dorothy Lewandowski and others to ceremonially break ground on renovations to the playground on the national observance of Arbor Day.

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Middle Village residents continue fight against Glendale shelter


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THE COURIER/Photo by Anthony Giudice

As proponents for turning an abandoned Glendale warehouse into a homeless shelter try to move that plan forward, the Middle Village Property Owners and Residents Association vows to continue to fight against it.

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Glendale author pens short story to honor family members on Titanic


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A Glendale woman is paying tribute to her two uncles who worked on the Titanic by releasing a short story about their lives on the 103rd anniversary of the sinking.

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