Instead of sitting in air conditioning, try cooling off in one of the borough’s free outdoor pools starting Friday, June 27.
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In a day filled with activities as diverse as the girls and their moms, nearly 2,000 people attended the Girls World Expo, a day for empowering teenage girls, where 14 were honored. The Girls World Expo, held March 16 at Terrace on the Park, is the brainchild of Varinda Misset, who founded the company and brought the event to The Queens Courier.
The Captain Dermody Triangle, which was named for outspoken abolitionist William C. Dermody, who was killed in the Civil War, is in need of repairs to its sidewalk, lawn and stone monument at the center of the triangle.
A local activist who paved the way for gay rights was honored along with her family with a street co-naming Saturday on the Flushing block where she lived and worked.
Studying for the year’s biggest standardized tests can wait, District 26 Superintendent Anita Saunders said. Scholars at P.S. 173 have a more important task at hand — memorizing the 120-word oath they took Friday to put safety first as passengers and pedestrians.
The family of the 3-year-old girl tragically killed by an SUV in Flushing will watch hundreds stand to take a pledge against reckless driving Friday to honor the toddler.
Police have stepped in to ease a daily parking problem outside a Fresh Meadows school that has frustrated parents and put students at risk for at least a year.
You voted, they won. Best of the Boro Family & Recreation 2013 winners BEST CHILD CARE Winner There’s No Place Like Home 1218 154th St. Flushing, NY 11357 718-746-0834 Runner Up Grace Church Playschool 1415 Clintonville St. Whitestone, NY 11357 718-357-0373 BEST COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY Winner St. John’s University 14708 Union Tpke. Flushing, NY 11367 718-990-2000 Runner [...]
COMMUNITY SERVICE: Alan Ong has been active in the Queens community for years, serving as the PTA president for P.S. 173 before being appointed by Borough President Helen Marshall to the District 26 Community Education Council. “Even though I stepped down as PTA president, now I can try to effect things on a district level,” [...]
Instead of sitting in air conditioning, try cooling off in one of the borough’s free outdoor pools starting Thursday, June 27. All locations are open from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (with a break for cleaning between 3 and 4 p.m.). Astoria Park 19th Street and 23rd Drive Olympic-sized Pool Fisher Pool 99th Street and 32nd Avenue [...]