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It’s In Queens! (January 9 to January 15)

Neither snow, nor sleet, nor ridiculously cold temperatures can stop Queens from being a hot bed of enrichment, entertainment and fun. More...

Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

Dates & times are subject to change. Recurring More...

Restaurant of the Week

ORIGINAL BEN’S BEST CELEBRATES ALMOST 70 YEARS

Original Ben’s Best Kosher Delicatessen and Restaurant is going to celebrate its monumental 70th year in continuous operation and we all applaud Ben’s! More...

Seniors

Age-Friendly Telephones Help Seniors Stay In Touch

Dear Savvy Senior,  Can you recommend some good agefriendly home telephones for elderly seniors? More...

Features

The Incredible History Of Mastic Rarely Discussed

 “We place leaves of Mastiha in our food,” said John Erdemir, a New York City resident, who emigrated from Ankara, Turkey. More...

Live Entertainment At Key Luck Club Year End Celebration

           More than 130 people attended the Key Luck Club’s 2013 Year End Celebration Luncheon at CCNS Bayside Senior Center on December 21, 2013.  The seniors More...

Queen Of Queens

Welcome Tenzin, a small bundle delivered at Elmhurst Hospital Center just one second past the stroke of midnight on January 1, giving her the title of the city’s first baby of 2014.  Tenzin, who weighed-in at six pounds, 11-ounces, is not o More...

Memory Of 5 Pointz Lives On In Dutch Kills Mural

Graffiti artists who last year lost their bid to stop demolition of the 5 Pointz building sent a message to 5 Pointz owner, Jerry Wolkoff recently, in the form of a tribute to their lost graffiti Mecca.   More...

Lawmakers Call For Stiffer Penalties For Unlicensed Drivers

State Sen. Michael Gianaris is calling on Albany lawmakers to approve legislation that would increase penalties for motorists who kill or seriously injure pedestrians while driving with a suspended or invalid license.   More...

Political Page

Paul Vallone Ready To Roll, Continue Family Dynasty In Queens

Councilmember Paul Vallone, the newest office-holding member of the famous and illustrious political family in Astoria and beyond, wasted no time settling down to work as the new councilmember representing the 19th district covering Bayside and adjac More...

Rozic Statement On New Citywide Administrations

Assemblymember Nily Rozic (D,WFFresh Meadows) released the following statement following the inauguration of the new mayor, comptroller, and public advocate:  More...

Constantinides Opens New District Office In Astoria

Councilmember Costa Constantinides (D-Astoria) announced the opening of his City Council District Office in Astoria. The office is located at 31-09 Newtown Ave., Suite 209, Astoria, NY 11102.  More...

Editorials

We Salute DSNY

This past week proved to be a trying one for all New Yorkers. With the severe weather and the holidays combined, chaos was the norm. More...

Letters to the Editor

Pass Deed Restrictions  To The Editor:  More...

Star Journal

Star Journal

Welcome To January 1950!

In Boston 11 thieves made off with nearly $3 million from the Brink’s Armored Car Company after forcing their way into the counting room and tying up the employees at gunpoint. More...

Change Continues As Queens Completes First Half Of 20th Century

Welcome To January 1950! More...

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