Only gas station in Bay Terrace set to close in August


| lguerre@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Liam La Guerre

The only gas station in Bay Terrace, a Gulf and Dunkin Donuts combo outlet located near the Bay Terrace Shopping Center on Bell Boulevard, is set to close on August 28, after developer Cord Meyer decided not to renew a lease with the station’s owner.

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‘Anything Goes’ in Bay Terrace


| ckasden@queenscourier.com

More than 80 years after its original Broadway debut, Cole Porter’s musical masterpiece “Anything Goes” still delights audiences. It is arguably the most familiar project on community stages. The latest revival is running at Theatre by the Bay. Director/Producer Lawrence F. Bloom has selected the show’s 1962 version. He joins co-producers Barbara Koenig and Martha […]

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Driver smashes cars in accident outside Bay Terrace poll site


| mchan@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Melissa Chan

An elderly man smashed into two parked cars outside of a Bay Terrace poll site Tuesday while he was trying to drive out of a parking spot, witnesses said. The man, who declined to give his name or age, said he had just voted at P.S. 169 at around noon when the collision occurred. Witnesses […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Residents say Bay Terrace theater offers leftover movies


| mchan@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Melissa Chan

Bayside blockbuster seekers have to go outside their neighborhood for their cinematic thrills, and they are none too happy about that. Moviegoers in Bay Terrace say they only get the leftovers from a recently renovated theater in Fresh Meadows. “I wanted to see something up to date and it’s not here,” said Colette Setton. “They’re […]

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The Wizard lands in Bay Terrace


| ckasden@queenscourier.com

Dorothy and Friends

You might as well just “follow the yellow brick road” to Theatre by the Bay. Then find a seat with your children and grandchildren for a slightly different and extremely family friendly version of the beloved classic, “The Wizard of Oz.” Director and producer Larry Bloom with co-producers Barbara Koenig and Martha Stein has selected […]

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Obama protestors attacked in Bay Terrace


| mchan@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER / Photo by Melissa Chan

A pair of political action pals rallying to impeach President Barack Obama fought a protest of their own when they said an irate middle-aged man pushed them and ripped down their posters. “I was scared. The guy was just violent and crazy,” said Margaret Greenspan of the tri-state LaRouche Political Action Committee. “I’m used to […]

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Bay Terrace Pool and Tennis Center: Perfect year-round


| chudson@queenscourier.com

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The Bay Terrace Pool and Tennis Center is a recreational facility nestled in the heart of Bayside. For more than 20 years the center, which is owned and operated by the Samuel Field YM&YWHA, has provided families with a great environment for both play and learning. With summer just around a corner, now is the […]

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Top quality children’s care in Bay Terrace


By Queens Courier Staff

PM Pediatrics’ new Bayside location will now offer Queens children an experience like no other, as they can receive after-hours urgent care in a fun setting. “We think we are the right place with the right people and right equipment to treat these kids in a nicer environment for less cost,” said founder and Bayside […]

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Bagels & Company opens in Bay Terrace


By Queens Courier Staff

Everywhere you turn you can spot a deli or bagel shop posted up on a corner or in a shopping center. Bagels & Co. has an 11 year run and four locations to choose from – with their newest in Bayside. Located in The Bay Terrace Shopping Center, which opened about two months ago, Bagel […]

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Bay Terrace supports smoking ban


By Queens Courier Staff

The Bay Terrace Community Alliance is proud that the New York City Council has banned smoking in all city parks and beaches. The Bay Terrace Community Alliance was the frost civic association in the city to publicly support this policy. Bay Terrace Community Alliance president Warren Schreiber said, “Today is a great day for the […]

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World Kitchen
Comes to
Bay Terrace


By Queens Courier Staff

World Kitchen, a prime retailer of Corelle, Corningware and Pyrex, opened with nearly 4,000 square feet in the former Bombay location in The Bay Terrace shopping center. A grand opening celebration was held on August 13 for the store at 23-88 Bell Boulevard. To learn more about their hours or merchandise, call the Bayside location […]

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Bay Terrace gets new stores, pediatric emergency room


| vmimoni@queenscourier.com

Smart shoppers and local residents near The Bay Terrace shopping center in Bayside have some new things to look forward to. Aéropostale, the hip clothing retailer that caters to the “guys and gals” youth market, is leasing the former Hallmark and Sunglass Hut locations, more than 4,000 square feet, according to Mary K. Hughes, vice […]

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Bay Terrace gets new stores, pediatric emergency room


| vmimoni@queenscourier.com

Smart shoppers and local residents near The Bay Terrace shopping center in Bayside have some new things to look forward to. Aéropostale, the hip clothing retailer that caters to the “guys and gals” youth market, is leasing the former Hallmark and Sunglass Hut locations, more than 4,000 square feet, according to Mary K. Hughes, vice […]

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