Subway comes to Sky View Center


| brennison@queenscourier.com

Subway, the world’s largest submarine sandwich chain, opened its newest location at Sky View Center, the 800,000-square-foot, multi-level regional mall in downtown Flushing. “The addition of Subway to Sky View Center emphasizes our commitment to providing the Flushing community with a variety of restaurant and retail establishments,” said Michael Dana, president of Onex Real Estate […]

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Halloween events in Queens


| ctumola@queenscourier.com

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Here’s your guide to all the Halloween happenings in Queens this October. Pumpkin Patch Queens County Farm Museum 73-50 Little Neck Parkway, Glen Oaks Thru October 28 Saturdays & Sundays 11:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Haunted House at the Poppenhusen The Poppenhusen Institute 114-04 14th Road College Point Friday, October 26-Saturday, October 27 Wednesday, October 31 5:00-6:00 […]

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NEWS BRIEFS


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Good Health Day FLUSHING — The Charles B. Wang Community Center will be hosting its annual health education fair, Good Health Day, on Saturday, August 6, from 10-3 p.m. at 136-26 37th Avenue. Good Health Day will offer a variety of health screening tests and interactive education on preventing diseases and maintaining healthy lifestyles. Attendance […]

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NORTHEAST QUEENS NEWS BRIEFS


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Community Blood Drive Glen Oaks – The Glen Oaks Volunteer Ambulance Corps (VAC) is holding an EMS week blood drive open to the public from May 15 to 21. The VAC will be hosting a community blood drive for the New York Blood Center. The drive will be held at 257-02 Union Turnpike on Tuesday, […]

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Happenings 01-20


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EDITOR’S PICKS Children’s Classic at QATIP Saturday, January 29, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Queens Theatre in the Park: Goldilocks and the 3 Bears; part of Queens Theatre in the Park’s Kids’ Corner series, sponsored by Queens Center; a hilarious adventure into the woods; call 718-760-0064 or visit www.queenstheatre.org for ticket information. WEEKEND EVENTS Saturday, […]

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Sky View Parc sales are strong


| tcimino@queenscourier.com

While progress at Muss Development LLC’s Sky View Parc mixed-use project in Flushing is evident from the steel for the first residential tower reaching for the sky, what’s less evident is the extraordinary pace at which unit sales continue. Since sales began in late February, more than 120 apartments have been sold with no slowing […]

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Changing face of Queens


| pdavis@queenscourier.com

Although tough economic times have gripped the nation and city, a number of developments are currently underway or in the planning stages that could change the face of Queens in the near future. Many of the developments across the borough will provide housing, retail and community space for a borough that is expected to see […]

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