Bridges, Beetles Focus Of Bd 1 Cabinet

Two highway projects affecting Community Board 1 were discussed at the Board 1 district cabinet meeting last Thursday. Albert Yam, project manager for the reconstruction of the segment of the Brooklyn Queens Expressway which runs from 61st Street to Broadway, and Ali Mallik, resident engineer overseeing the replacement of the Steinway Street bridge over the Grand Central Parkway, updated the […]

Marshall Salutes 20 Years Of The Gazette

Photo Luis Rocha Borough President Helen Marshall presented Gazette Publisher Tony Barsamian with a Citation of Honor at the party celebrating the paper’s 20th anniversary. The party, held at Riccardo’s By The Bridge, was attended by more than 300 people, including Gazette staffers and their families, former City Council Speaker Peter Vallone, former City Comptroller Alan Hevesi, former City Councilmembers […]

Calendar of Events To Your Good Health

Calendar of Events To Your Good Health June 21, lunch and lecture, "ABC’s of Emergencies…"; June 22, 2nd Annual Community Health Fair; June 25, diabetes lecture, "Tips to Improve Your Blood Sugar Numbers"; June 26, complimentary breast cancer screening; 267-4351. June 22, Wyckoff Heights Medical Center annual community health fair, 374 Stockholm St., Brooklyn; 963-6781/6782. June 19, 25, 26, SHAREing […]

Public Service Announcements

Kew Gardens Community Center Senior Programs, Mondays, Media Art; Tuesdays/Thursdays, Humor & Politics; Wednesdays, Stay Well Exercise; French conversation class’ Thursdays, Yiddish; Friday, dance. For information on these or other programs, call 268-5960. Queens Museum of Art, volunteer opportunities one morning/afternoon a week, contact Lorraine Klagsbrun, assistant director of education; 592-9700, ext. 131 or Betty Abramowitz, museum shop manager; 592-9700, […]


Wednesdays, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., June 19 to August 28 Athens Square Park, 30th Street and 30th Avenue, Astoria June 26 Goliard Concerts: “Broadway Bound." July 3 Roberta Wells Conservatory of Arts and Learning with the Elmcor Youth and Adult Activities presents: Kelly Burger–Broadway Tunes. July 10 Wanda’s Tasteful Journeys presents: Goliard Concerts, “The Joy of Sextets and Other Italian […]

Library Locations:

•Astoria Branch, 14-01 Astoria Blvd., L.I.C.; 278-2220. •Auburndale/Clearview Branch, 25-55 Francis Lewis Blvd., Flushing; 352-2027. •Baisley Park Branch, 117-11 Sutphin Blvd., Jamaica; 529-1590. •Bayside Branch, 214-20 Northern Blvd.; 229-1834. •Bay Terrace Branch, 18-36 Bell Blvd., Bayside; 423-7004. •Briarwood Branch, 85-12 Main St.; 658-1680. •Broadway Branch, 40-20 Broadway, LIC; 721-2462. •Central Library, 89-11 Merrick Blvd., Jamaica; 990-0781. •Corona Branch, 38-23 104 […]

Court Glitch Delays Start Of Petitioning, Puts Campaigns On Hold

Court Glitch Delays Start Of Petitioning, Puts Campaigns On Hold Yesterday was supposed to be the start of this year’s election campaigns, the day to start circulating nominating petitions and getting signatures to place a candidate’s name on the ballot. The United States Department of Justice, which must approve the new districts that were created, approved the state legislative lines […]

Stavisky Hosts Student

State Senator Toby Ann Stavisky (l.) hosted Jennifer Ng of Elmhurst when Ng participated in a League of Women Voters conference.Ng spent four days in Albany and shadowed Stavisky in the Senate chamber and in her Senate office.

The Pulpit

Dated material will be inserted in chronological order, nondated material will follow dated material. Please submit information three weeks in advance of issue date. Publisher reserves the right to edit content as necessary. Temple Beth Sholom: •July 19, 26, Friday, 8:30 p.m. Sabbath service. •June 21, 28, Friday, 8:30 p.m. Sabbath service, family service at 8 p.m. •July 23, 30, […]

Napolitano Is Man Of The Year

The Holy Name Society of the Immaculate Conception Parish honored Past President George Napolitano (r.) with the Man of the Year award at their annual dinner dance. Father James Bukofsky, pastor of Our Lady of Good Counsel and past moderator of the HNS, presented congratulations and best wishes to George.