CONCERT ADDED! Sunday, June 27, 2021 – 7PM SENSATIONAL SOUL CRUISERS a DRIVE-IN CONCERT This 11-piece super group pays tribute to the very best of classic soul, R&B, Motown and Disco music, delivering the hi-energy sounds of Earth, Wind & Fire, The Trammps, The Spinners, The O’Jays, KC & The Sunshine Band and MORE!. The feel-good concert of the season. […]

Green Space May Virtual Performances

Green Space presents Virtual Performances for the 2021 Season Take Root with Daniel Gwirtzman Dance Company and BAIRA / MVMNT PHLOSPHY Available May 21, 2021 Fertile Ground New Works Showcase with various artists available May 25, 2021 Visit more information Green Space is pleased to announce a diverse roster of artists for its signature programs presented virtually, including two […]

Nature Walk Phase 2 + 3 Officially Open! Inbox

Newtown Creek Nature Walk Extension is Open! On Wednesday April 28th the NYC DEP opened phases 2 and 3 of the Newtown Creek Nature Walk, designed by artist George Trakas. Many years in the making, this unique open space incorporates historical objects, educational features, and a number of custom seating, walkway and shade structure elements. Phase 2 consists of a series […]

Your Invitation to Join us for Lunch and a Visit of our Community

JOIN US FOR LUNCH! Try a nutritious meal prepared by our Executive Chef “It is very convenient for me. I am elderly, I don’t have to go out shopping, I don’t have to cook. I can just eat their wonderful food- and it’s really, really wonderful” MORE RESIDENT TESTIOMNIALS Experience Independent Living in Queens, NY | Schedule a Visit NOW […]

LGA Redevelopment Newsletter

  LGA Redevelopment April 28, 2021 Visit our Website COMMUNITY OUTREACH EVENTS April / May 2021 May Fireside Chat – Judith Rapley  3:00 PM MWBE Certification Webinar 4:00 PM BUSINESS RESOURCES FIRESIDE CHAT Judith Rapley Licensed Therapist and Life Coach WEDNESDAY MAY 5,2021 3:00PM With all that has happened in the last year, we could all use a […]

Fireworks in Tripolis, Greece for Easter

Fireworks and Easter bunny egg displays in Tripolis, the provincial capital of Arcadia, Peloponnese showed an upbeat Greece. The Easter midnight fireworks display, May 2nd, showed the strength and determination of the Greek people to overcome, health, political and economic challenges. Larger than life egg displays and easter bunny decorated the squares. The red eggs or kokkina avga are the brightest symbol. […]

2021 Easter in Earthquake Zone Larissa Greece

Covid-19 Pandemic and earthquakes inspired the Greeks of Larissa, Central Greece to renew their faith in 2021 Easter festivities. A 6.3 magnitude earthquake rocked western Greece on Wednesday, March 3rd. Tremors continued for several days, with continuous earthquakes, and buildings destroyed.  The provincial city with crumbled buildings, endured severe economic hardship with a covid-19 lockdown. Homes are the Greeks main […]

2021 Greek Orthodox Easter Agape Service St Nicholas Church Flushing

“We are together this year face to face,” said Protopresbyter Fr. Paul C. Palesty  of St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, Flushing, NY. “Last year we were two persons, Fr. Aristidis Garinis and myself, in a large church. There is no substitute for all of us sharing the Agape service.” 2021 Easter Greek orthodox services gave New Yorkers a positive renewed […]

Heavy Wind Takes Down Tree In Forest Hills

Photo Tony Barsamian A large tree was blown down in Forest Hills on 110th Street, between 69th Road and Jewel Avenue, due to gale-force winds that swept through Queens on Friday night, April 30th. The road was closed off to traffic as the fire department responded and sawed off the tree branches that were blocking the street. Parked vehicles on […]

Schulman’s Priorities For City Council District 29

City Council candidate for District 29, Lynn Schulman, has released her district priorities as follow: COVID Recovery and Healthcare: “The COVID-19 pandemic is the biggest healthcare crisis of our lifetime and tragically, it has exposed the deep vulnerability of the borough of Queens. Over the past two decades, Queens has lost an alarming number of hospitals and other healthcare resources. […]