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Michelle Obama, tennis stars, celebrities highlight Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day
Michelle Obama, tennis stars, celebrities highlight Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day
Sports Liam La Guerre 8/25/2013 at 2:23PM

First lady Michelle Obama headlined a star-studded 18th annual Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day on August 24 to kick off the US Open and send a message of being healthy and staying active. As part of her “Let’s Move!” campaign, Obama spoke at the event to encourage children to strive towards their goals, whether it’s in sports, education [...]

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 [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup: 10/19/2011 – Robbers get tips from ‘The Town’
Queens’ Morning Roundup: 10/19/2011 – Robbers get tips from ‘The Town’
News Jay Lane 10/19/2011 at 9:48AM

Queens Robbers get tips from ‘The Town’ Police say a prolific burglary crew in New York City took cues from the bank heist drama “The Town.” Police say the burglars splashed bleach on ATMs and cash drawers to try to destroy DNA evidence. An NYPD spokesperson said Tuesday that the suspects told detectives they’d watched [...]