Jason Sudeikis films movie in Kew Gardens Hills


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photos by Chris Bumbaca

Actors, including Jason Sudeikis and Alison Brie, filmed scenes at the brand new Micro Center technology store on Kissena Boulevard on Monday for the upcoming film “Sleeping with Other People.”

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Board votes against Kew Gardens Hills synagogue expansion


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THE COURIER/Photo by Liam La Guerre

Community Board 8 denied support for Sephardic Congregation’s variance application to add a third floor on its Kew Gardens Hills building, and members blasted the temple’s leadership for the 15 Department of Buildings violations it has.

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Kew Gardens Hills residents fight against synagogue expansion


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THE COURIER/Photos by Liam La Guerre

The Sephardic Congregation plans to add another floor and expand its school, but residents nearby are fighting against it.

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$8.2M renovation of Kew Gardens Hills library to be complete in 2015


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Renderings courtesy the Queens Library

The Kew Gardens Hills library is being expanded by 3,000 square feet to about 10,500 square feet. The renovation will include technology updates, a separate area for teens, a new sloped-concrete roof and a full interior renovation.

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New Kew Gardens Hills restaurants highlight business growth on Kissena Blvd.


| lguerre@queenscourier.com

Rendering courtesy of Franklin Rivera/Photos THE COURIER/By Liam La Guerre

Just two months after mega computer department store Mirco Center took up numerous empty lots and opened on Kissena Boulevard in Kew Gardens Hills, three new businesses are set to open on the thoroughfare soon as well.

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Kew Gardens Community Center members perform in first ‘Gotham’s Got Talent’ show


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Photo courtesy of Giulio Gallarotti/www.gothamcomedyfoundation.org

When comedian Giulio Gallarotti started volunteering with the Gotham Comedy Foundation (GCF) he thought he would be the one doing the entertaining.

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Kew Gardens man arrested after allegedly blaming girlfriend’s shooting on home invasion


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The boyfriend of a Kew Gardens woman who was shot in their apartment Sunday morning has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly claiming she was injured during a home invasion.

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Rare multifamily portfolio in Kew Gardens Hills–largest in Queens in over 15 Years


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We are pleased to announce that Massey Knakal has been retained for the sale of the Kew Gardens Hills multifamily portfolio of 1,268 units, one of the largest residential complexes in all of New York City.  Investors have the opportunity to become a major player in the New York City multifamily market with the potential […]

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11 injured in four-alarm fire at Kew Gardens apartment building


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Photos courtesy of FDNY

Updated Wednesday, November 13 12:07 p.m. A four-alarm blaze at a Kew Gardens apartment building Tuesday night left 11 people injured and displaced several families. The fire started just after 7:00 p.m. on the 3rd floor of the 129th Street dwelling and extended to the fourth, fifth, and sixth floors, and an area below the […]

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