Movies in cars. Live music in cars. Murder-mysteries in cars. Queens mixes entertainment and motor vehicles this week. Other less-wheelie events includes dance from Bali, mushrooms, herbs, tapestries, and films by or about people with disabilities. April 23, Clu-Eth: World Premiere of an Unauthorized Comedy, April 24. Audiences watch live performances of this new play from parked vehicles or […]
Sadly we must report that Lori Constantinides the wife of former City Council Member Costa Constantinides, passed away Monday April 19 .Details are on the Faranga Funeral Home website. Obituaries | Farenga Funeral Home farengafuneralhome.com/obituary/ Our deepest condolences to Costa his son Nico and their family.
Enjoy nature’s stunning display of tulips and more this Earth Day (Thursday, April 22) at Queens County Farm Museum. Queens Farm is also holding their Sheep Shearing Special Admission Day (May 8) and American Indian Craft & Food Market (May 15 & 16) sponsored by the Thunderbird American Indian Dancers.
U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) met with President Biden and Vice President Harris at the White House on April 15 as part of a meeting with the Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (CAPAC), of which she is the First Vice Chair. The meeting focused on issues and priorities facing the Asian American community including the ongoing hate and violence that […]
The Central Astoria Local Development Coalition, along with former NYC Council Member Costa Constantinides, proudly presented the 7th annual International Cultural Festival on Sunday, April 18th on Newtown Avenue between 31st Street & 30th Avenue in Astoria as part of the newly launched NYC Open Culture Program. Representatives of a multitude of countries celebrated the music and dance of their […]
The Central Astoria LDC’s Spring Fun in the Park event, held on Saturday, April 17th from 12-3 pm at Dutch Kills Playground on 36th Avenue & Crescent Street in LIC, was an amazing time for all who attended. The free and COVID-19 safe event included canvas painting for children and spring visors decorating for the kids to keep. The event […]
Council Member Paul A. Vallone, Borough President Donovan Richards, Queens Parks Commissioner Michael Dockett toured the newly renovated baseball fields at Crocheron Park. The long-awaited renovations are complete after one and a half years of construction which began in the summer of 2019 and was delayed by the COVID-19 pandemic. In 2015, Council Member Vallone and then Borough President Melinda […]