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Beat the Heat: City pools open today
Beat the Heat: City pools open today
News Cristabelle Tumola 6/28/2012 at 9:30AM

If the heat wave that started off the 2012 summer season is any indication, then we might be in for a hot summer. Instead of sitting in air conditioning, try cooling off in one of the city’s free outdoor pools, starting June 28. Opened from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. (with a break for cleaning [...]

Fort Totten under new leadership
News Liam La Guerre 6/17/2012 at 9:07AM

The New York City Queens Recruiting Company at Fort Totten is under new leadership. Major Brooke Brown relinquished command of the army recruiting company to Captain Michael Gallucci in a ceremony on June 7 at the army facility, marking the end of her two-year tenure. “I am thrilled for the opportunity to tell my Army [...]

Courier Happenings
Courier Happenings
Happenings Queens Courier Staff 3/16/2012 at 1:21PM

COMPILED BY CRYSTAL HUDSON EDITOR’S PICKS SATURDAY, MARCH 24 Civil War New York Walking Tour At 1 p.m., visit Fort Totten, located at 212th Street and Cross Island Parkway, for a Civil War New York Walking Tour led by the Urban Park Rangers. Get an up-close view of historical landmarks and learn about the unique [...]

VFW hosts parade-goers
VFW hosts parade-goers
News Michael Pantelidis 11/17/2011 at 6:09PM

Marchers in the New York City Veterans Day Parade were hosted by the John Vincent Daniels Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 2813 after the procession’s conclusion on November 11. Members of the United States Army Transportation Group based out of Fort Totten, many of whom recently returned from a tour of duty in Iraq, [...]

What’s Happening In Queens
What’s Happening In Queens
Entertainment Alana Manning 11/17/2011 at 5:36PM

EDITOR’S PICK WEEKEND EVENTS CHINESE OPERA Saturday, November 26 at 2 p.m. Flushing Library: Kunqu Society Presents a Chinese Opera; The Kunqu Society will present this special performance  in honor of the 10th anniversary of Kunqu’s designation as a “Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity” by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and [...]