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WATCH: One-on-one with Councilmember Eric Ulrich
Videos Melissa Chan 10/03/2011 at 1:03PM

Councilmember Ulrich, who represents District 32, told The Courier his accomplishments and challenges over the last two years and spoke about his current projects — including the building of a skate park in Ozone Park.   [video_post_embed id="3327" width="540" height="306"]

Watch: Kids “Discover” the Fun of Learning
Watch: Kids “Discover” the Fun of Learning
Education & Kids Jay Lane 9/28/2011 at 4:06PM

The Queens Library in Jamaica is helping kids “discover” their true potential. The library, located at 89-11 Merrick Boulevard, unveiled its new, state-of-the-art Helen M. Marshall Children’s Library Discovery Center on September 15. Among the honorary guests at the unveiling were the center’s namesake, Borough President Helen Marshall, Councilmembers Jimmy Van Bramer and Leroy Comrie [...]

Honoring Queens’ best & brightest women
Videos 4/27/2010 at 12:00AM

More than 800 people turned out at Terrace on the Park on Thursday, April 8 – including Borough President Helen Marshall and other elected officials – to help The Queens Courier and Queens Business pay tribute to those selected as the 8th Annual Top Women in Business.

Amid Haiti devastation, Carnival is quiet
News Noah Rosenberg 2/19/2010 at 12:00AM

Along a stretch of Linden Boulevard in Cambria Heights that is home to a variety of Haitian-owned businesses, the normally joyful Carnival was quiet as residents focused instead on helping Haiti get back on its feet. Hear from business owners and residents still reeling from the devastating January 12 earthquake.

Amid Haiti devastation, Carnival is quiet
Videos Noah Rosenberg 2/18/2010 at 12:00AM

Along a stretch of Linden Boulevard in Cambria Heights that is home to a variety of Haitian-owned businesses, the normally joyful Carnival was quiet as residents focused instead on helping Haiti get back on its feet. Hear from business owners and residents still reeling from the devastating January 12 earthquake.

Still a champion
Videos Noah Rosenberg 1/05/2010 at 12:00AM

Margaret Lambert just received word that her high jump record, set in Germany in 1936, is being restored. The record was taken from Lambert and she was kicked off the Nazi national team because she is Jewish.