Flushing Meadows-Corona Park

Vandals damage NYS Pavilion
Vandals damage NYS Pavilion
Top Stories Queens Courier Staff 7/25/2014 at 1:33PM

Vandals caused mischief at the storied New York State Pavilion last weekend, setting a stolen van ablaze and damaging its terrazzo map, according to a member of an advocacy group for the structure.

Students to analyze Queens waters in summer CUNY program
Students to analyze Queens waters in summer CUNY program
Northeast Liam La Guerre 6/27/2014 at 4:15PM

Macaulay Honors College of CUNY is hosting the course to sample and analyze water at the Queens’ base of the Throgs Neck Bridge, Flushing Bay and Meadow Lake in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, so students can learn about threats to the ecosystem from what lies beneath these waters.

Former Parkway Hospital will be converted to condos
Former Parkway Hospital will be converted to condos
Central Liam La Guerre 5/09/2014 at 4:37PM

Former Parkway Hospital, which has been vacant for six years, will become a residential building. Jasper Venture Group, a real estate investment firm, plans to demolish the former hospital at 70-35 113th St. and construct a bigger building than the 70,000-square-feet property.

Readers continue to share their World’s Fair memories
Readers continue to share their World’s Fair memories
News Queens Courier Staff 5/08/2014 at 12:40PM

In anticipation of NYC Parks’ World’s Fair Anniversary Festival, which will be held in Flushing Meadows Corona Park on Sunday, May 18, readers of The Queens Courier have been sharing their World’s Fair memories and memorabilia with us.