Street Talk

Street Talk: What are your plans for the Super Bowl?
Street Talk: What are your plans for the Super Bowl?
News Queens Courier Staff 2/01/2013 at 2:58PM

BY ROSA MICHAELS & MAGGIE HAYES   I’m going to sit in my living room with my family eating pizza and buffalo wings. During the Super Bowl we get very loud. Daniella Sumair I’m going to watch the game. Michael B. I’m staying at home and watching the game. Peter Morales  Well, I don’t really [...]

Street Talk: Did you get a flu shot?
Street Talk: Did you get a flu shot?
News Queens Courier Staff 1/22/2013 at 9:42AM

BY MAGGIE HAYES AND MELISSA CHAN Yes, because I work in a hospital and always end up getting one. Michael Caponsacco  No, I don’t like shots. Karen Skala No. But, to be honest, I should get one. I just don’t like needles. Geovanny Nolasco  No, because I don’t have health insurance. Michael Mandel Yes, I [...]

Queens reacts to death of Sally Ride
Queens reacts to death of Sally Ride
News Queens Courier Staff 7/24/2012 at 3:01PM

Former NASA astronaut Sally Ride, who became the first U.S. woman to go into space, died of pancreatic cancer yesterday at the age of 61. Queens locals share some of their favorite memories of the space mission with Sally Ride.   “She was a brave woman and a great role model.” -Joan McGuirk   “America was [...]