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Vallone Holds Open House

Councilmember Paul Vallone held an open house at his new district office on January 30. More...

Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

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

Restaurant of the Week

The Thirsty Koala...

AUSTRALIAN CUISINE AND SPIRITS

Everything about The Thirsty Koala is cool, warm and inviting. From the décor to their commitment to organic, unprocessed food, The Thirsty Koala is truly a one-of-a-kind restaurant in Queens, offering a singular culinary experience. More...

Dining Review

The Grill

107-12 70th Road Forest Hills, NY 11375 718.544.4600 www.theforesthillsgrill.com More...

Editorials

Beatles’ 50th Anniversary

Feb. 7, 1964 is known as Beatles Day in the United States. On this day 50 years ago, the history of the world changed. It all started in Queens, right here in our home borough.  More...

Letters to the Editor

Tracking To Save Lives   A copy of this letter was received at the Queens Gazette. Dear Attorney General Holder,  More...

Features

Fatalities, Avonte Discussed At 108th Precinct

             By late January, when the month’s 108th Police Precinct Community Council meeting was held at the Sunnyside Community Services center, Patrol Officer Vania Lauren had already ma More...

LAGCC Celebrates Black History Month With Exhibition

In celebration of Black History Month, LaGuardia Community College will be hosting its annual African Heritage event featuring a faculty and student art exhibition. More...

2014 Hermes Expo International Expo Putting Heart And Soul To Mission

 “In Hospitality, the chief thing is the good will,”- Greek proverb. Hospitality was from God to the Ancient Greeks. The host was expected to make sure the needs of his guests were satisfied. More...

Queens Library, Historypin Saving Neighborhood Stories

Queens is the most diverse county in the U.S. It has dozens of unique neighborhoods that have grown and evolved over more than a century – and countless stories that could be lost forever as people get older or move away. More...

It’s In Queens! (February 6 to February 12)

Okay, Mr. Snow, make room for Bill Cosby, Alvin Ailey, the Beatles and the Frog Prince. This week, the borough also welcomes Lunar New Year celebrations, Black History Month events, art, poetry and plenty of dance and film. More...

Political Page

Galante Praises Queens Library Workers

Councilmember Jimmy Van Bramer, “deeply offended” by comments made by Queens Library President Thomas Galante about the library’s “hardworking and dedicated janitorial staff”, called last week for an immediate oversight More...

Maloney: ‘President’s Address Very Effective’

Summing up President Obama’s State of the Union address last week, Congressmember Carolyn Maloney found it “very effective”. More...

Seniors

How To Pick A Financial Advisor

Dear Savvy Senior, Can you give me some tips on how to choose a good financial planner or advisor? My wife and I are five or six years away from retiring and could use some professional help to get us on track. Seeking Advice   More...

Book Review

The Beatles At Shea Stadium Documented In New Book

“That concert in 1965 at Shea Stadium...I saw the top of the mountain on that unforgettable night.” –John Lennon. More...

History Of North Hempstead Reviewed In New Book

Howard Kroplick, town historian of North Hempstead and a member of the town’s Historic Landmarks Preservation Commission, has written the definitive account of North Hempstead for Arcadia Publishing in their newest release, Images of America: N More...

Louie ‘KR.ONE’ Gasparro’s New Book On Don 1

Among the famous graffiti artists from New York City’s 1970s subway era was an Italian- American rock and roller, Louie “KR.ONE” Gasparro, who wrote Don 1, The King from Queens: The Life and Photos of a NYC Transit Graffiti Master. More...

Star Journal

Borough Sees Building Boom In 1923

The Greater Astoria Historical Society presents pages from the Long Island Star Journal.  Welcome to February 1923!  More...

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