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Borough president rejects Astoria Cove proposal
Borough president rejects Astoria Cove proposal
Business Liam La Guerre 8/01/2014 at 3:04PM

Following a Community Board 1 ruling against the Astoria Cove proposal, Borough President Melinda Katz rejected the 1.76 million-square-foot mixed-use waterfront development on Thursday after a public hearing.

12th Annual Top Women in Business Awards draws nearly 1,000
12th Annual Top Women in Business Awards draws nearly 1,000
News Queens Courier Staff 5/22/2014 at 2:55PM

This year The Queens Courier’s 12th Annual Top Women in Business Awards & Networking event at Terrace on the Park broke records as close to 1,000 people came out to celebrate the accomplishments of the leading women of the Queens business world.

Officials announce events to mark World’s Fair anniversary
Officials announce events to mark World’s Fair anniversary
Top Stories Melissa Chan 3/28/2014 at 5:17PM

The “world’s borough” is ready for its six-month-long anniversary party. Officials unveiled a long lineup of Queens events Friday to celebrate the 50th and 75th anniversaries of the 1964 and 1939 World’s Fairs held in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.