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Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning offers space to cultural institutions
Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning offers space to cultural institutions
Arts & Music Maggie Hayes 5/28/2013 at 10:39AM

The Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) is opening its doors to the city, inviting other cultural organizations and working artists to use any of its many available performance spaces. “We began to realize that we had untapped resources that weren’t being utilized,” said JCAL’s Executive Director Carl Fields. “A lot of folks go [...]

New program helps put youth back on the right road
New program helps put youth back on the right road
News Maggie Hayes 4/16/2013 at 10:31AM

The southeast Queens community is coming together to help put their youth back on the right road – the Y Road. The Jamaica YMCA, in partnership with Opportunities for a Better Tomorrow (OBT), is launching a new program, the Y Roads Initiative, geared towards giving youth ages 16 to 24 the little push they may [...]