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Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Billy Rennison 8/30/2012 at 6:59AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Thursday night: Clear, with a low around 72. West wind around 10 mph. EVENT of the DAY: After School Special-Laughing Devil Comedy Club  Join Jesse Jones as he brings his rowdy comic buddies to this weekly show. After School Special is a [...]

Assembly race divided along ethnic lines
Assembly race divided along ethnic lines
News Melissa Chan 6/14/2012 at 10:22AM

A Democratic Assembly hopeful in a primary race already dividing ethnic lines fears a split Korean community could give the Chinese candidate a golden ticket to the general election. Myungsuk Lee, who is vying for the potentially open and brewing 40th Assembly District race, expects to face an uphill battle with fellow Korean candidate — [...]

Communication Breakdown: Residents want English signs, legislation slow in coming
Communication Breakdown: Residents want English signs, legislation slow in coming
News Melissa Chan 5/10/2012 at 1:03PM

Some Flushing residents — still enraged about the lack of bilingual signage on businesses in the downtown area — had one universal message: “English comes first.” “When store owners put up signs in only their language, they’re saying they don’t want us in the store. And if they don’t want me in their stores in [...]

China’s first lady visits Forest Hills Library
China’s first lady visits Forest Hills Library
Education & Kids Michael Pantelidis 10/19/2011 at 10:39AM

Patrons of the Forest Hills Library received a once-in-a-lifetime lesson on Chinese culture on October 13. The first lady of the Republic of China, Madame Ma Chow Mei-Ching, visited the library, located at 108-19 71st Avenue, to present a donation of 10 children’s picture books. The books, which are written in Chinese, were contributed with [...]

Danny’s Szechuan Garden will be back soon
Business Melissa Chan 10/12/2011 at 10:32AM

Howard Beach hot spot — Danny’s Szechuan Garden — will be back in business soon. The popular Chinese and Japanese fusion restaurant temporarily closed at the end of June this year to relocate and is scheduled to reopen before December. But fans of the cuisine won’t have to travel much further than usual to get [...]