A Queens-bred rap duo is performing a free concert in their native neighborhood Thursday night.
The Long Island City waterfront has just received a much needed facelift.
A Long Island City park is getting much needed help to restore it back to being the jewel of western Queens. On Monday, August 26 Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer announced he secured $2.5 million in funding to fully renovate and restore the park house at Queensbridge Park. The Parks Department hopes to construct a new [...]
SummerStage, New York’s largest free performing arts festival, runs in Queens from July 17 until August 9. It features musical performances, from pop and hip-hop to R&B and gospel music, as well as dance, theater film and family programming. For more festival information, visit www.SummerStage.org. Tuesday July 17, 7:00 p.m. Queensbridge Park (concert) Chi-Lites / Felix Hernandez’s [...]
Like all good things, the Long Island City YMCA Youth Baseball League’s season has come to an end. To mark its completion, a ceremony was held at Queensbridge Park on Saturday, September 17. Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer attended the event and distributed awards to the league’s young sluggers. Van Bramer, a supporter of youth athletics [...]