Huge savings for holiday shopping


By Queens Courier Staff

There’s no need to wait for Black Friday to get amazing discounts for great holiday shopping. Sign up for The Queens Courier’s discount emails to save 50 to 90 percent off every day at your favorite local businesses, including restaurants, gyms, movie theatres, museums, salons, and spas, and so much more. The Courier will be […]

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LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market: One-stop shopping and family fun


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Liam La Guerre

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 […]

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Sunnyside Shines BID names holiday window photo contest winners


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

Photos courtesy of Sunnyside Shines BID

The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID) announced on Tuesday the winners of this year’s holiday window photo contest, which brought it more than 1,100 votes.

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Municipal elected officials are the Grinch this holiday season


| lpenner@queenscourier.com

Once again this holiday season, out of work, part-time, single income, poor, seniors, working and middle-class residents looking for reasonable-priced holiday gifts will have to pay more. This is thanks to elected officials who believe they know what is best for you. Polls of ordinary New Yorkers continue year after year and now decade after […]

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Sunnyside BID encourages residents to ‘shop local’ for holidays


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Angy Altamirano

The Sunnyside Shines BID is celebrating Small Business Saturday on Nov. 29 with a kickoff event in Bliss Plaza, one of two new pedestrian plazas under the elevated No. 7 train, and with the release of Sunnyside’s first-ever Shop Local Holiday Gift Guide.

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LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market: FLEA you next year


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

File Photo

The holidays shined brighter after three successful weekends at the LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market.

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Jackson Heights Girl Scouts give back for the holidays


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Photo Courtesy Sylvia Cho-Yu

The Junior Girl Scouts Troop 4208 in Jackson Heights, ages 10 and 11, got together on Saturday, December 14 at St. Marks Church to distribute handmade holiday food baskets and restock the church’s food pantry.

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LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market to debut next month


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

The holiday spirit is coming to Long Island City. Although LIC Flea & Food outdoor market has come to an end for the season, the shopping is not over, as the LIC Flea & Food Holiday Market will be making its debut over three weekends before Christmas. The new holiday market will begin on Saturday, […]

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Gas-saving holiday travel tips


| Brandpoint@queenscourier.com

The holidays are for giving, but with all the driving around for shopping, parties and family events, you may end up giving more at the gas station due to Grinch-like fuel costs. Holiday jeer can quickly become holiday cheer, though, by simply practicing some gas-saving tips. “There are all sorts of ways to make sure […]

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Click with confidence: three tips to protect your privacy when shopping online


| Brandpoint@queenscourier.com

If the growing online shopping statistics from the past few years have been any indication, buyers will again be flocking to online retailers this holiday season – perhaps in larger numbers than ever before. However, as people become increasingly savvier as Web shoppers, awareness and concerns about online privacy and safety have also grown. As […]

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