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Dirty Jobs in Queens: Manhole Maintenance
Videos Noah Rosenberg 9/25/2009 at 12:00AM

The Courier’s "Dirty Jobs in Queens" series took a look at Con Edison’s Environmental Operations Department, which is tasked with cleaning out the utility giant’s manholes.

‘World Cup’ comes to Queens
Sports Noah Rosenberg 9/24/2009 at 12:00AM

The World Cup-style Copa N.Y.C. soccer tournament kicked off in Queens on July 25 and organizers and participants say the event is about more than just soccer.

The battle for Queens
Videos Noah Rosenberg 9/08/2009 at 12:00AM

A reenactment of a Roman naval war battle in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park ended with flames and fireworks bursting out of a model of the Queens Mary 2 cruise ship.

The battle for Queens
Entertainment Noah Rosenberg 8/20/2009 at 12:00AM

A reenactment of a Roman naval war battle in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park ended with flames and fireworks bursting out of a model of the Queens Mary 2 cruise ship.

The death of a clunker
Videos Noah Rosenberg 8/18/2009 at 12:00AM

The federal Car Allowance Rebate System (CARS), better known as Cash for Clunkers, is rapidly gaining popularity. But once the gas-guzzling clunkers are taken off the road, what exactly happens to them?

‘World Cup’ comes to Queens
Videos Noah Rosenberg 7/29/2009 at 12:00AM

The World Cup-style Copa N.Y.C. soccer tournament kicked off in Queens on July 25 and organizers and participants say the event is about more than just soccer.

Cracking open Queens’ beer garden heritage
Videos Noah Rosenberg 7/22/2009 at 12:00AM

The Greater Astoria Historical Society recently gave an intoxicating lecture on the city’s beer garden culture. Of course, the lecture was topped off with a beer tasting.

‘Shredding’ in Forest Park
Videos Noah Rosenberg 7/16/2009 at 12:00AM

Skateboarders of all abilities between the ages of 7 and 13 have been hanging out at the New York City Parks Department’s free clinic in Forest Park.

Queens remembers the King of Pop
Videos 7/01/2009 at 12:00AM

Days after his death, local music stores were having trouble keeping Michael Jackson albums on their shelves, and shoppers and employees alike had a lot to say about "The King.”