October 8, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Eddie Money To Rock Resorts World Casino

Iconic musician Eddie Money will perform his greatest hits this October 11 at 9 p.m. (doors open at 8 p.m.) at Resorts World Casino New York City – bringing the best of classic rock to Queens.   More...

6-Years For Queens Kid Pervs

A Queens Supreme Court judge last week sentenced a 28-year-old Jackson Heights man to up to six years in prison after he pleaded guilty to charges that he inappropriately touched a young girl – and he had dozens of child porn images stored on his com More...

Astoria Bookshop Features Great Literary Titles

Our shelves and tables are piled high with fantastic new books this week. Read on to learn about just a few of our top picks, or come by the store to browse and find some new favorites of your own! More...

Doe Fund To Continue Cleaning Up Koslowitz’ District

George McDonald, the founder and president of the Doe Fund and Councilmember Karen Koslowitz jointly announced the renewal of Doe Fund services in the councilmember’s district for the current fiscal year.  Doe Fund workers clean the sidewalks an More...

Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

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

Restaurant of the Week

Déjà Vu Bar and Restaurant

When was the last time you visited a Bulgarian bar and café? If you’re like me, it’s been a while, or perhaps never. Quench your curiosity, your thirst, and your hunger at Déjà Vu on 28th Avenue in Astoria. More...

Seniors

Spanish Spoken Here: Social Security Speaks Your Language

During National Hispanic Heritage Month, which runs from September 15 to October 15, Social Security recognizes the many contributions of Hispanic Americans and celebrates Hispanic heritage and culture. More...

How To Recognize And Handle Senior Gambling Problems

Dear Savvy Senior, How can you know when someone has a gambling problem? More...

Features

CB 2 Meets, Discusses Silvercup Studios Future

Community Board 2 met in October to vote on renewal of the Silvercup West building permits that had been one of the topics of a special September 17 land use meeting.  The rest of the October meeting included a speaker from the Civilian Complain More...

Petition Calls For Revitalization Of Historic Motor Parkway

Two Queens residents are fighting to help restore and improve the historic Long Island Motor Parkway in Eastern Queens. More...

Goldfeder: Preparing For Disaster

In the same room that served as the biggest community based relief center in Broad Channel during Sandy, Assemblymember Phillip Goldfeder hosted a round-table discussion with Office of Emergency Management (OEM) Commissioner Joseph Esposito and commu More...

Jamaica Bay Photography & Video Exhibit To Debut At Resorts World Casino

Resorts World Casino New York City will unveil a new photography and video exhibit, "Hidden in Plain Sight: The Wonders of Jamaica Bay,” in the casino’s Times Square Atrium on October 14 at 10 a.m.   More...

BID ONLINE! Military Clothing

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Truck Barrels Through Forest Hills Bagel Shop

Six people, including an infant, were injured when a box truck smashed into Bagels For You in Forest Hills on Wednesday morning.The incident took place at around 10 a.m. at 76th Road and Queens Boulevard. More...

Peralta: Bring Back Street Vendor Task Force

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

There are a few pumpkin/harvest events, but the upcoming week is marked by its diversity of entertainment. More...

Political Page

Elections Closing In

The November 4 General Election is only 28 days away, so the campaigns are really buzzing. The official list of candidates was handed out by the Board of Elections last week and it shows a moderate amount of candidates that are running.  More...

Peralta Helps With SCRIE, EPIC, Health Insurance

State Senator Jose Peralta’s Town Hall meeting in LeFrak City dealt with the Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) and Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC) programs, among More...

QCBA Holds Annual Meeting On Significant Decisions

On September 30, the Queens County Bar Association (QCBA) held their annual meeting called “Recent Significant Decisions and Developments from our Highest Appelate Courts”. More...

Editorials

Columbus Opened The Door To The New World

On Oct. 12, 1492, after crossing the Atlantic Ocean, Columbus first set foot in the New World, on Watling’s Island in the Bahamas, West Indies, and he believed it to be a passage to India and China. More...

Letters to the Editor

Teachers VS. Dwarka   A copy of this letter was received at the Queens Gazette. September 24, 2014 Dear Mayor de Blasio and Chancellor Farina:  More...

Star Journal

Fall Arrives In Queens 1925

The Greater Astoria Historical Society presents pages from the Long Island Star Journal.  Welcome to October 1925!  Crisp autumn breezes, swirling leaves of brown, red and yellow, and earlier sunsets mean one thing to many Americans: a grea More...

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