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LIC Flea celebrates Japanese culture; announces holiday market
LIC Flea celebrates Japanese culture; announces holiday market
News Queens Courier Staff 10/10/2013 at 2:01PM

A few clouds did not put a damper on a fun-filled, successful weekend at the LIC Flea & Food celebrating Japanese culture. On October 5 and 6, LIC Flea and vendor Oconomi hosted the very first Weekend of Japanese culture at LIC Flea & Food, which brought in regular visitors and brand new faces. “It was fantastic,” said [...]

Flea brings Japan to LIC
Flea brings Japan to LIC
LIC Flea Queens Courier Staff 10/03/2013 at 11:10AM

Japan is coming to the LIC Flea & Food. On October 5 and 6, LIC Flea and vendor Oconomi will host a Weekend of Japanese Culture at LIC Flea & Food. Oconomi regularly serves Oconomiyaki, Japanese vegetable pancakes, at LIC Flea, but will extend the menu for the celebration. “Queens represents every culture,” said Kazuko [...]

Remember Pearl Harbor
Letters Queens Courier Staff 12/09/2011 at 11:51AM

As we mark the 70th anniversary of the vicious and unprovoked attack by Japan against the United States at Pearl Harbor, we must never forget the over 2,000 soldiers and civilians who were killed that day. They did not die in vain. Four years later, in August of 1945, Japan finally capitulated and surrendered following [...]