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2013: The year in photos
2013: The year in photos
Top Stories Queens Courier Staff 12/29/2013 at 8:57AM

As we bid adieu to 2013, The Queens Courier brings you a look at the year that was . . . from the selection of a new Pope to the downfall of our elected officials, to tragedy, controversy and everything in between. And as we look ahead to 2014, we wish our new legislators luck and the best year for our readers.

A week of celebrations
A week of celebrations
Victoria's Secrets Victoria Schneps 12/20/2013 at 2:29PM

“‘Tis the season to be jolly” is a phrase we all buy into, and boy did I this past week, which was full of fun and friends. Life doesn’t get better than this. And as I write this I am at Paradise Island at an enormous hotel complex, the Atlantis, but more on that next [...]

Jackson Heights Girl Scouts give back for the holidays
Jackson Heights Girl Scouts give back for the holidays
West Angy Altamirano 12/16/2013 at 2:16PM

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.

Transitions
Transitions
Victoria's Secrets Victoria Schneps 12/12/2013 at 4:09PM

When I got the call from Brooklyn Borough Preside-elect Eric Adams to join his Transition Team as co-chair of the small business committee I was thrilled to be asked to serve. Being in a small business these past 28 years has taught me much and I am delighted to share my journey with others. We [...]

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 [...]

Op-ed: The spirit of giving
News Op-Ed 12/08/2013 at 2:37PM

COUNCILMEMBER JULISSA FERRERAS Every year, the holiday day season gives us an extra special opportunity to reflect upon our blessings and take time to give back to those we love. With Chanukah just ending and Christmas and Kwanzaa fast approaching, it’s clear that the spirit of giving is already in the air – almost everywhere [...]