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PHOTOS: Fireworks light up Citi Field
PHOTOS: Fireworks light up Citi Field
News Queens Courier Staff 7/04/2013 at 12:04PM

On Wednesday, July 3, following the Mets game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Citi Field, a fireworks display lit up the skies above the baseball stadium.   

Macy’s, local pols to meet about moving fireworks back to East River
Macy’s, local pols to meet about moving fireworks back to East River
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/23/2012 at 1:53PM

Macy’s executives are planning on meeting with local politicians, including Councilmember Peter Vallone Jr., to discuss moving its Fourth of July fireworks back to the East River. The meeting was scheduled for today, but was cancelled, said Vallone. This July 4 was the fourth year in a row that the Macy’s fireworks display was on [...]

What to do in Queens: July 4 holiday
What to do in Queens: July 4 holiday
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/03/2012 at 4:16PM

Even though you can’t see fireworks in Queens, there are still plenty of fun things to do around the borough this Fourth of July holiday.   TUESDAY, JULY 3 Fireworks at Citi Field Following the 7:10 p.m. Mets game vs. the Phillies, the Mets will have its annual fireworks night at Citi Field. Don’t have tickets [...]

Queens shut out, Macy’s fireworks again over Hudson River
Queens shut out, Macy’s fireworks again over Hudson River
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 7/03/2012 at 9:18AM

For the fourth summer in a row, there will be no Fourth of July fireworks on the East River, and no place for Queens’ residents to see them in the borough. Instead, the 36th Annual Macy’s July 4 Fireworks will again take place on the Hudson River. Restaurants near Long Island City’s Gantry Plaza State [...]

Explosion kills man in his home
Explosion kills man in his home
News Melissa Chan 1/24/2012 at 3:18PM

A man described as emotionally disturbed was killed in an at-home explosion in South Ozone Park. Police found 50-year-old Theodore Ellinghaus unconscious in his 111th Avenue home on Monday, January 23 at around 9:30 a.m. According to Kenneth Zorn, Community Affairs officer for the 106th Precinct, police found no other explosives and could not identify [...]