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What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 7/25/2014 at 4:21PM

Gear up and get moving! Bike aficionados can participate in the first annual “Loop,” a 20-mile bike ride on Saturday, July 26. Kicking off at the NYFAC building, 164-14 Cross Bay Blvd. in Howard Beach, the route will take riders over three bridges in two boroughs and back to NYFAC.

First Annual LIC Flea Favorites Food Festival this weekend
First Annual LIC Flea Favorites Food Festival this weekend
West Queens Courier Staff 7/25/2014 at 2:50PM

The popular LIC Flea & Food, held every Saturday at the outdoor lot on the corner of Fifth Street and 46th Avenue, will host the First Annual LIC Flea Favorites Food Festival, bringing the best food vendors from the market.

Goodbye yellow brick road
Goodbye yellow brick road
Top Stories Eric Jankiewicz 7/25/2014 at 2:03PM

Somewhere under the asphalt, bricks are yellow. That somewhere is in Woodhaven, where a routine repaving revealed a long-buried patch of yellow bricks.

Vandals damage NYS Pavilion
Vandals damage NYS Pavilion
Top Stories Queens Courier Staff 7/25/2014 at 1:33PM

Vandals caused mischief at the storied New York State Pavilion last weekend, setting a stolen van ablaze and damaging its terrazzo map, according to a member of an advocacy group for the structure.

Jamacia Bay osprey take off
Jamacia Bay osprey take off
News Queens Courier Staff 7/24/2014 at 5:53PM

Coley and Coley Two (C2), the osprey that call Jamaica Bay home, just added some new chicks to their nests about a month ago.