Immigration documentary on Flushing woman to be screened in LIC


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

Image courtesy of No Le Digas A Nadie

After years of not speaking out, Angy Rivera is ready to share her story with Queens viewers during the Long Island City screening of the documentary surrounding her life.

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Beach Boy Brian Wilson to perform at Queens College


| asuriel@queenscourier.com

Photo courtesy Kupferberg Center for the Arts

The Beach Boys co-founder Brian Wilson will be performing a selection of classic hits and material from his new solo album at the Flushing college located at 65-30 Kissena Blvd. on Oct. 9.

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Teens from Little Neck and Flushing to serve as US Open ball persons


| asuriel@queenscourier.com

Photo courtesy of New York Junior Tennis and Learning

Two Queens kids from the NY Junior Tennis and Learning (NYJTL) program will be front and center as ball persons at the U.S. Open next week to assist their favorite players throughout the games.

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Martial arts tournament to be held at Queens College


| agiudice@ridgewoodtimes.com

Photo courtesy of World Fighting Martial Arts Federation

Each year, the U.S. Open Martial Arts Championship, one of the premier martial arts competition events on the East Coast, brings together hundreds of competitors from around the world to compete in a variety of matches.

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Flushing gets its first craft cocktail rooftop bar


| aaltamirano@queenscourier.com

Photos courtesy of Leaf Bar and Lounge

Leaf Bar and Lounge, owned by Todd Leong and Helen Lee, is an Izakaya-style bar that looks to pair crafted cocktails with Taiwanese and American small plates — also described as xiao-chi or small eats.

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West Nile spraying to target northeast Queens


By Queens Courier Staff | editorial@queenscourier.com

Image courtesy of NYC Health Department

Another round of West Nile spraying is set for northeast Queens next week in an effort to reduce mosquito activity and the risk of the virus.

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Queens business owners in Bayside and Glendale charged with tax fraud


| amatua@queenscourier.com

THE COURIER/Photo by Angela Matua

A couple that owns a Bayside gas station and a Glendale flower shop owner were recently charged for tax-related felonies, prosecutors announced on Thursday.

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