Gloria D’Amico

Queens streets co-named for female trailblazers
Queens streets co-named for female trailblazers
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 8/29/2013 at 1:29PM

The name of and story behind a beloved local activist, resident and first female Queens County Clerk will never be forgotten. On Tuesday, August 27, family, friends and elected officials gathered to honor the life of Gloria D’Amico by co-naming Shore Boulevard and 21st Drive in Astoria as “The Honorable Gloria D’Amico Place.” The street [...]

Walk honors D’Amico legacy
Walk honors D’Amico legacy
Health Michael Pantelidis 9/28/2011 at 3:12PM

The late Gloria D’Amico always encouraged exercise and healthy living. To honor her, residents of Queens gathered in Astoria Park on Saturday, September 17 for the sixth annual Honorable Gloria D’Amico Fun/Run/Walk. The event, which was organized by the Variety Boys and Girls Club of Queens, included a 3K run around Astoria Park for participants [...]