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Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 10/09/2012 at 7:41AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Tuesday: Overcast with a chance of rain. High of 63. Winds from the NE at 5 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30%. Tuesday night: Overcast. Low of 55. Winds from the NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20%. EVENT OF THE DAY: Meet the Candidates St. John’s is holding a Meet the Candidates night from [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 10/03/2012 at 7:44AM

TODAY’S FORECAST  Wednesday: Overcast with a chance of rain, then a chance of rain in the afternoon. Fog early. High of 79. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 30%. Wednesday night: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Fog overnight. Low of 68. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 30%. EVENT of the DAY: Hammer, [...]

What to do with the kids this weekend
What to do with the kids this weekend
Happenings Cristabelle Tumola 9/28/2012 at 10:23AM

QUEENS Saturday, September 29 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Join the Friends of the Ridgewood Library for their semi-annual Fun Day, where there be a flea market, crafts, reading in the garden and more. 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., The National Estuaries Day Festival commemorates Little Neck Bay, the local estuary. Meet people from health [...]

LI man pleads guilty to running onto field after Mets no-hitter
LI man pleads guilty to running onto field after Mets no-hitter
Sports Cristabelle Tumola 9/17/2012 at 2:32PM

A Massapequa, Long Island man that jumped onto Citi Field after Mets pitcher Johan Santana threw the baseball team’s first no-hitter, pleaded guilty to interfering with a professional sporting event, announced Queens District Attorney Richard A. Brown. At the June 1 game this summer, Rafael Diaz, 33, made it all the way to the pitcher’s [...]

What to do with the kids this weekend
Happenings Cristabelle Tumola 9/14/2012 at 11:59AM

QUEENS Saturday, September 15 11:00 a.m. (last ticket is sold at 4:30 p.m.), On Saturday, the Amazing Maize Maze, a 3-acre interactive corn maze, opens at the Queens Country Farm Museum. 12 p.m. – 3 pm, Commemorate the Constitution’s birthday by learning about the document and how it was written at King Manor’s Hands-on History: Constitution Celebration. [...]

Day trips in and around Queens
Day trips in and around Queens
Entertainment Cristabelle Tumola 8/23/2012 at 6:19PM

QUEENS Forest Park Myrtle Avenue, Union Turnpike, Park Lane South between Brooklyn-Queens County Line and Park Lane This large park has 165 acres of trees, a golf course,  riding trails, historic carousel and more. Museum of the Moving Image 36-01 35 Ave., Astoria Learn all about the magic of film at the country’s only museum [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 8/20/2012 at 7:28AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Monday: Overcast with rain showers. High of 79. Winds from the ESE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40%. Monday night: Overcast with rain showers in the evening, then mostly cloudy. Low of 64. Winds less than 5 mph. Chance of rain 20%. EVENT of the DAY: Movie Night in Astoria Park Come to [...]

King endorses Ulrich for State Senate
News Terence M. Cullen 8/15/2012 at 12:58PM

With less than a month until the Republican primary for the 15th State Senate District, Congressmember Peter King endorsed Councilmember Eric Ulrich – adding to the long list of endorsements for the city representative. “Eric understands that the way to put New Yorkers back to work and grow our economy is by lowering taxes on [...]

Nonprofit brings ‘Greene’ to Jamaica
Nonprofit brings ‘Greene’ to Jamaica
Business Cristabelle Tumola 8/06/2012 at 1:07PM

For many commuters who travel between Long Island and Manhattan, Jamaica is just a stop along the journey. But for Dan Greene, it’s much more than a transit hub. Greene has developed a passion for Jamaica’s economic development. He has so much interest in the area that in May he became chairman of the board [...]

I DJ Now: Providing professional audio, lighting & video for the New York area
I DJ Now: Providing professional audio, lighting & video for the New York area
Business Queens Courier Staff 8/04/2012 at 11:38AM

BY CHRISTINA SHANAHAN Founded in 1990, I DJ Now is an equipment distributor for DJs, hobbyists, schools, hotels, and houses of worship in New York City and on Long Island. The company caters to anyone looking for gear to make their parties, theatrical functions, and venues as exciting and eye-catching as possible. I DJ Now [...]