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Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

9/11 'We Will Never Forget' Sep. 10, 7:30 p.m., United Community Civic Association/Port Authority of NY&NJ, 9/11 Memorial Candlelight Ceremony; McManus Memorial Park, 81st Street & Grand Central Service Road, Astoria Heights. More...

ITALIAN NIGHTS 2009

The Federation of Italian American Organizations of Queens Presents

Aug. 19 Filippo, Jannah Aug. 26 Damir & Joe All events are Wednesdays 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Athens Square Park, 30th Street and 30th Avenue, Astoria. No rain dates. More...

STREET FAIRS 2009

September 7 30th Avenue Business Association, 30th Avenue between 29th/41st Streets September 17-20 Hellenic Orthodox Traditionalist Church of America (St. More...

Editorials

Maloney, Gillibrand Applauded For Records

We were both pleased and disappointed when Congressmember Carolyn Maloney declared earlier this month that she would not mount a campaign to challenge U.S. More...

Letters to the Editor

Curb Teen Drinking To The Editor: The upcoming school year brings new classes, activities and often new social opportunities that may include peer pressure to experiment with underage drinking. More...

Sports

Mets Defeat Braves, 9-4 At Citi Field

The New York Mets defeated the Atlanta Braves, 9-4 in the opening game of a three-game series at Citi Field on Tuesday August 18. More...

Mets Defeat Giants 3-2 On Walk-Off Hit

An excited crowd watched as the first four innings of the Mets-Giants matchup at Citi Field on August 16 proved to be a pitcher More...

Jets Drop Preseason 23-20 To Rams in Meadowlands Opener

The New York Jets began the 2009 NFL preseason with a 23-20 loss to the St. Louis Rams at Giants Stadium in the New Jersey Meadowlands. More...

Storm Dumps Rain, Debris On Queens

A brief but intense thunderstorm moved over much of New York City, including Queens, a few minutes before 10 p.m. on Tuesday night. More...

Fort Totten Is Scene Of Family Support Day

On Sunday, August 16 more than 130 servicemen and women attached to the 237th Maintenance Battalion who will soon deploy to the Afghanistan and Iraq Theaters and their family members, including 30 children, enjoyed food, entertainment and presents du More...

Political Page

Katz Campaign Hits Airwaves

With about four weeks until the September 15 primary elections, City Councilmember Melinda Katz launched her city comptroller campaign television advertising effort last week, picturing herself as "the most experienced candidate and a fighter for t More...

Restaurant of the Week

McCann's Pub and Grill is not just a neighborhood pub, it is an integral part of the neighborhood it serves. More...

Features

Board 30 Urges Acquisition Of Blessed Sacrament School

On August 13 at the Integrated Service Center in Long Island City, Community District Education Council for District 30 (CDEC 30) held its monthly meeting, part of which serves as a forum for the public to attend and voice their concerns regarding More...

Regal Entertainment Takes Variety B&G Club To Movies

Many people look forward to a getaway during the summer and for members of the Variety Boys & Girls Club of Queens at 21st Street and 30th Road in Astoria, one escape is a free trip to the movies. More...

APEC Nature Programs Teach All Ages

With a mission to encourage environmental awareness, understanding, appreciation and responsibility among the surrounding urban community, Alley Pond Environmental Center (APEC) conducts numerous nature programs to educate families and students eac More...

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