Volunteers out in force for Irish Day of Action
Volunteers out in force for Irish Day of Action
News Queens Courier Staff 11/27/2012 at 9:17AM

BY MAUREEN SULLIVAN Residents of the Rockaways experienced a different kind of surge as almost 1,000 Irish volunteers arrived to lend a hand in a massive display of community spirit. Seven different meeting points throughout Manhattan, Queens and the Bronx were busy at the crack of dawn on Saturday, November 24 as volunteers boarded chartered [...]

Runners raise funds for Forest Park
News Erica Camhi 10/04/2011 at 6:09PM

Runners — both avid and amateur — came from all areas of Queens to compete in this year’s 5K race in Forest Park. About 172 people raced on Sunday, October 2 to raise money for Forest Park Trust, Inc., which provides Forest Park with free educational, recreational and cultural events. Joining the runners were scores [...]