Anti-AIDS Needle Exchange Almost Set To Go In LIC



Everything appears to be in place for a needle exchange program to start operating in Long Island City where health officials proposed it because it is one of four neighborhoods in the entire city with at least 10 percent of the population reporting risk factors for HIV, according to a release from Borough President Helen Marshall. Despite some earlier controversy […]

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Calendar of Events Community Meetings Associations Community Meetings Associations Apr. 29, 7:45 p.m., Juniper Park Civic; Trinity Lutheran Hall, 63-70 Dry Harbor Rd., Middle Village; 718-651-5865. May 3, 8 p.m., Jackson Heights Neighborhood; Atonement Lutheran Church, basement meeting room, 87th Street. May 6, 7:30 p.m., United Community Civic; Augustana Lutheran Church, church hall, 69-05 Ditmars Blvd., Astoria Heights; 718-932-5415. May 10, 7:30 […]

Air Travel Au Naturel May 8 & 9



Air Travel Au Naturel May 8 & 9 Air Travel Au Naturel May 8 & 9 Travel can be a pain, but we have it easy. How about trying to navigate the not always sunny skies while dodging blinding lights, city buildings and other obstacles? Billions of migrating birds do it every year, sometimes up to 24,000 miles to get to their […]

Ion politics



Ion politics By John Toscano If Mayor’s Popularity Holds Up, Watch Out When He Starts Spending For Re-election Ion politics By John Toscano If Mayor’s Popularity Holds Up, Watch Out When He Starts Spending For Re-election The Democratic candidate who faces Mayor Michael Bloomberg in his re-election bid next year might have a rough time winning judging from recent economic […]

Liu Honors Holocaust Survivor



Liu Honors Holocaust Survivor Minia Wasilkowska Mozenberg, a Holocaust survivor and Flushing resident for the past 50 years, was presented a citation recently by Councilmember John Liu (D–Flushing). Joined by Arthur Flug, director of the Holocaust Resource Center and Archives at Queensborough Community College, Liu stated, "We present this citation to honor the life and work of Minia Wasilkowska Mozenberg, […]

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the pu lpi the pu lpi tAstoria Baptist Crossland Youth/Family Outreach: •Volunteers wanted to work in mentoring/afterschool program, 21-07 31st St., Astoria; 718-274-8824. **** Atonement Lutheran: •Sunday worship services, 10:15 a.m., Sunday school, 11 a.m., in English. •Tuesday worship services, noon to 1:30 p.m., Bible study, 7:30 p.m., in Spanish; 800-643-1962. •July 7 to Aug. 22, Daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. […]

Authors Speak On Holocaust At QCC Lecture Series



Authors Speak On Holocaust At QCC Lecture Series The Eva Bobrow Memorial Spring Lecture Series sponsored by the Holocaust Resource Center and Archives at Queensborough Community College (QCC) will brought noted authors Joseph Berger (Displaced Persons: Growing Up American After the Holocaust, Scribner, 2001) and Bryan Mark M. Rigg, Ph.D, (Hitler’s Jewish Soldiers: The Untold Story of Nazi Racial Laws […]

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Catered Affair

QueensGazette Catered Affair By Teresa Barile Terrace On The Park Soars Above Other Catering Halls By Teresa Barile Terrace On The Park Soars Above Other Catering Halls What an extraordinary experience an affair at Terrace On the Park is. You’ll feel as if you’re floating on air, high above the pastoral Flushing Meadows Park, with the New York City skyline […]

Bipartisan Support In Senate For Canadian Drug Imports



Making headway on overturning the strongly opposed ban on reimporting drugs imposed under the Medicare prescription drug law, a bipartisan group of Senators has introduced a bill authorizing the importation of cheaper medications from Canada. One of the key features of the proposed legislation reportedly would permit individuals to purchase and import 90-day supplies of a drug from Canada for […]

Editorial

Welcome Visitors To GOP Convention

New Yorkers are, for the most part, a pretty classy bunch. This has been shown to be true in tragic times as well as on happy occasions—in our reaction to the September 11 atrocity and in the way we behave at special events which, although they’re celebrations, draw huge crowds that can create an especially stressful situation, like New Year’s […]