Candidates answer questions at Courier mayoral forum


| mhayes@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Mike DiBartolomeo

The Democratic, Republican and independent mayoral candidates all came together on one stage for the first time since the race to succeed Mayor Michael Bloomberg began. The Courier hosted its Mayoral Forum on Friday, June 7 at Terrace on the Park with Democrats Sal Albanese, Bill de Blasio, John Liu, Christine Quinn, Bill Thompson and […]

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Courier hosts Power Breakfast on future of LIC’s tech boom


| tcullen@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Terence Cullen

Seth Pinsky, president of the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), made clear that as business sectors based in the city move forward, technology will become more crucial. “As we like to say at EDC: whereas in the past the technology industry was a sector; increasingly, today, the economy itself is the tech sector.” […]

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Queens Courier to present Power Breakfast


| ctumola@queenscourier.com

Queens, particularly Long Island City, could be the “Silicon Valley of the East.” With this in mind, The Queens Courier, together with TD Bank, will present “The Future of LIC: How the tech boom will affect you & your business!,” a power breakfast networking event on Thursday, October 11. The event will be led by […]

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Senator Chuck Schumer headlines Courier’s ‘Power Breakfast’


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

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It was all about jobs this past Friday when Senator Charles Schumer headlined The Queens Courier’s third “Power Breakfast.” In front of a packed house at Long Island City’s Water’s Edge Restaurant, Schumer gave a keynote speech about job growth in Queens, and answered questions from a panel of industry leaders. The event was hosted […]

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Have breakfast with Senator Chuck Schumer at the Queens Courier Power Breakfast


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

State Senator Charles Schumer will be the featured guest and keynote speaker at the next Queens Courier Power Networking Breakfast. The breakfast will be on Friday, June 8 at the Water’s Edge Restaurant in Long Island City, just across the East River and overlooking the Manhattan skyline. The long-time political leader will be available for […]

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Queens Courier to host Power Breakfast with Senator Chuck Schumer


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

Chuck Schumer

Senator Charles Schumer will be the featured guest and keynote speaker at the next Queens Courier Power Networking Breakfast. The breakfast will be on Friday, June 8 at the Water’s Edge Restaurant in Long Island City, just across the East River and overlooking the Manhattan skyline. The long-time political leader will be available for a […]

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De Blasio talks economy at Courier Power breakfast


| pdavis@queenscourier.com

Business and community leaders from throughout the borough descended on Water’s Edge Restaurant in Long Island City to hear Public Advocate Bill de Blasio talk about a wide range of topics that included the city’s economy, education and healthcare. Click here to check out photos from the event De Blasio, who represented Brooklyn in the […]

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