Bayside Rebels Little League team heading to Borough Cup


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

Yankee Stadium here we come!

The Bayside Rebels are back and better than ever. After an administrative error left the Little League baseball team out of the sectional tournament, the 12-year-olds are now headed to the Borough Cup championship game on Aug. 14 at Yankee Stadium.

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Five city trees illegally chopped at former Bayside Hills gardening center site


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THE COURIER/Photos by Liam La Guerre

Five city-owned trees with an estimated value of more than $340,000 saw the buzzer last week, resulting in complaints from residents and possible criminal charges and fines from the Parks Department.

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Bayside Little League female player is determined to continue playing baseball


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THE COURIER/Photos by Liam La Guerre

Regan Goger, Bayside Rebels Little League’s female player, is determined to keep playing baseball. Every year since she made the team, she’s battled to keep her position over male rivals. But she is uncertain of her future as next year she will outgrow Little League and start high school, where she may have to switch to softball.

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Bayside outdoor concert series to start next month


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THE COURIER/Photo by Liam La Guerre

The Bayside Village Business Improvement District (BID) signed a lease with the MTA for the small green space on 41st Avenue adjacent to the LIRR station house, hoping to hold an outdoor concerts series this year and other activities, officials said.

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Bayside BID envisions innovative parking garage for municipal lot expansion


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Photo courtesy Rauch Foundation

Officials from the Bayside Village Business Improvement District (BID), which plans to conduct a feasibility study to expand the Bayside municipal lot on 41st Avenue, are hoping to erect a forward-thinking innovative garage that people want to park in and be in, they explained in an annual meeting on Monday.

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EXCLUSIVE: Bayside BID to study DOT lot expansion to solve community parking woes


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THE COURIER/Photos by Liam La Guerre

Building up may be the best way to build up Bayside businesses, and Councilman Paul Vallone allocated $20,000 for a study to solve the parking problem near Bell Boulevard, which many residents and business owners say is the No. 1 issue in the community.

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‘Twelve Angry Men’ in Bayside


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Twelve_angry_men_group_shot_Courtesy_Theatre_Time_Productions

In arguably their strongest performance, Theatre Time Productions’ “Twelve Angry Men” delivers a powerful, passionate and provocative interpretation of this unforgettable 1950s drama. In fact, producer Judy Vincent had her hands full on opening night, hunting for additional chairs for the bustling, overflow crowd. Using a theatre-in-the-round arrangement, the long juror’s table is angled dead […]

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Street co-named for longtime Bayside school teacher


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Photo courtesy Office of Councilmember Paul Vallone

Family, friends and former students of longtime P.S. 41 science teacher Geri Cilmi attended a street co-naming in her honor outside the Bayside school on Friday.

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