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A note of thanks
Letters Letters 1/02/2014 at 10:46AM

Thank you sincerely for the wonderful holiday drive your newspaper organized for our students with disabilities. Santa Claus made the day very special, and the beautifully wrapped, wonderful gifts for each child quickly became their prized possessions. The visit was very festive, and all members of The Queens Courier were so caring with our children. [...]

Last weekend for the LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market
Last weekend for the LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market
LIC Flea Queens Courier Staff 12/19/2013 at 3:40PM

It’s not too late to take a trip down to the LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market and pick up your last minute holiday gifts for friends and family. And while you’re there, try the world of different foods and take part in hands-on activities. Thousands of visitors from near and far have visited the [...]

Number of Christmas movies drops in recent years
Number of Christmas movies drops in recent years
Entertainment Queens Courier Staff 12/15/2013 at 11:12AM

A traditional activity during this time is movie-going, for you may relax and immerse yourself in a world of candy canes and mistletoe. Now a days, however, options are much more limited than expected. The presence of Christmas films has declined dramatically, due to the demand for realism in film by the older movie viewers and the demand for horror films by the younger demographic.

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 12/13/2013 at 5:46PM

Saturday, December 14 Queensborough Performing Arts Center presents “Karaoke at the Movies: Aladdin.” The program is a family-oriented, interactive film series that encourages total audience participation. The crowd can sing and dance along with their favorite characters on screen! Movies are captioned. A trivia contest will be held before the movie. The most enthusiastic participant [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 12/13/2013 at 7:31AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Friday: A mix of clouds and sun. High 33. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph. Friday night: Partly cloudy skies early will give way to cloudy skies late. Low 26. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Carols and Car Races Grammy-nominated jazz guitarist and composer Amanda Monaco brings her quartet Formula [...]

LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market: One-stop shopping and family fun
LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market: One-stop shopping and family fun
LIC Flea Queens Courier Staff 12/12/2013 at 3:16PM

The LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market kicked off the season with a successful weekend full of holiday fun, as people shopped for friends and family, while indulging in food from all over the world. Thousands of visitors, from near and far, came to the Holiday Market inside the warehouse, located at the corner of [...]

Little North Pole Christmas celebration
Little North Pole Christmas celebration
South Maggie Hayes 12/11/2013 at 3:12PM

The North Pole came to Neponsit Beach for a night and the community celebrated Christmas in style. Lights showered Joe Mure’s Neponsit Avenue home where he hosted his annual “Little North Pole” event to benefit juvenile diabetes on Saturday. A Christmas display surrounded the house and close to 5,000 people came to see the show, [...]