April 22, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

UCCA Holds Meeting On ‘Law And Order’

A public forum, “Law and Order, Disorder and Justice…Well Served?” covered a range of issues from quality of life crime to murder and the death penalty. More...

Michael Lynche, American Idol Finalist, Celebrates MPB In Song

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It's In Queens! (April 23 To April 29)

It appears that this week’s activities are sponsored by the letter “F.” Fun-seekers can choose between Flamenco, funny girls, foreign films, flea markets, festivals, a farm, a fling, a fair housing workshop, and a Flushing Bay cleanup. More...

Music Legends Coming To Forest Hills

Forest Hills Stadium will prove itself to be one of the premier concert venues this year with an all-star lineup of musical stars and legends. More...

Crime Chat With DA Brown: Identify Theft

Among the fastest growing crimes in our digital world today is identity theft. More...

Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

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Restaurant of the Week

Celebrate life’s special occasions at Astoria World Manor.

Astoria World Manor has been an icon of catering in the area for 59 years, offering personalized service for all of life’s special occasions. More...

O LAVRADOR

Since 1981 the Ferreira Family, led by Joao, has been serving authentic cuisine from Portugal and the Iberian Peninsula to the lucky residents of Queens and beyond who have had the good fortune of discovering this “Gem of Jamaica,” conven More...

Features

Weprin Introduces Bill To Legalize Youth Hostels

In 2014 cities like Washington, D.C., Boston, Miami and Chicago attracted hundreds of thousands of youth travelers.  Unfortunately for New York City, it is missing out on this tourism boom.  More...

Constantinides Celebrates Library Day

Councilman Costa Constantinides (D-Astoria), Chair of the Council Sub-Committee on Libraries, celebrated the services the city’s libraries and staff provide at Queens Library’s Steinway branch. More...

Big Changes To City Air Code

City lawmakers last week passed a bill calling for the first major changes to the city’s air code since 1970.The measure, passed by the City Council on April 16, will ban the use of new wood burning stoves and fireplaces in New York City and will req More...

A Riveting Othello From Titan Theatre Company - Next Edition!

Shakespeare on overdrive is how I would describe Titan Theatre Company’s rocket-fueled production of Othello, currently on the boards at Queens Theatre. More...

Budgeting Week a Sucess

Councilman Paul A. Vallone announced the first cycle of participatory budgeting (PB) was a huge success. He thanked his hardworking staff and volunteers for giving their time and dedication toward PB. More...

TD Bank & NY Restoration Project To Give Away Trees

On April 25, New York Restoration Project (NYRP) and TD Bank are teaming up to give away free trees to Queens residents at the TD Bank stores at 214-32 Jamaica Ave in Queens Village and 94-15 Northern Blvd in Jackson Heights from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

'Rising Star' Deputy Inspector Maloney Of The 114th Moves Up

The Astoria and Long Island City communities and police of 114th Precinct bid a reluctant farewell to the much liked deputy inspector Kevin Maloney on April 21. More...

Costa Casts His Vote

Councilmember Costa Constantinides casted his ballot in the Participatory Budget voting process at his district office on April 13. More...

Political Page

NY Lawmakers Lead Bipartisan Effort To Renew Zadroga Act

With the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act due to expire within the next 16 months, leaving thousands of World Trade Center cleanup workers midway in their recuperation, a bipartisan group of lawmakers from across the country pulled toge More...

Seniors

How To Protect Yourself From Osteoporosis Bone Fractures

Dear Savvy Senior,Can a person in their early 50’s have osteoporosis? When I fell and broke my wrist last winter the doctor that treated me told me I might have osteoporosis. What can you tell me? Worried RondaDear Ronda, More...

Editorials

Never Forget The Armenian Genocide

Armenians around the world will mark the centennial of the genocide, which saw the slaughter of almost two million of their people. More...

Respect Our Planet

Earth Day is when we honor the Earth, increasing awareness of our absolute dependence upon the natural environment and the urgent need to preserve it. More...

Letters to the Editor

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