2024-02-07

LaGuardia Community College, Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez, and NY Sun Works Celebrate Opening of Hydroponic Research Lab

    LaGuardia Community College/CUNY, in collaboration with Congresswoman Nydia Velázquez (NY-7th District) [velazquez.house.gov] and NY Sun Works [nysunworks.org], has opened a new hydroponic research lab on campus where tomorrow’s climate champions will be trained. The lab is one of the first at a community college in NYC. Congresswoman Velázquez, NY Sun Works Director Manuela Zamora, and LaGuardia leadership, professors, […]

Queens County Resident Places in 2023 “Reflections” PA State Park and Forest Photo Contest

With over 700 photo submissions, the Pennsylvania Parks and Forests Foundation (PPFF) congratulates all participants and the top 20 winners for the 2023 ‘Reflections’ photo contest.“The enthusiasm individuals have for their state parks and forests is apparent in the abundance of images submitted,” remarked Marci Mowery, President of PPFF. “Photography is one of the numerous avenues through which people revel […]

ZUM STAMMTISCH RECOGNIZED

FRONT PAGE               Zum Stammtisch Restaurant Recognized As Historical     Senator Joseph P. Addabbo, Jr., congratulated the owners of Zum Stammtisch, Werner and Hans Lerner, on the restaurants induction into the NYS Historical Business Registry. Addabbo, who submitted the restaurant for consideration to the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, presented […]

ASH WEDNESDAY AT IMMACULATE CONCEPTION PARISH

Family Concert Cubop to Hip-Hop!

Family Concert Cubop to Hip-Hop! SAT, FEB 10, 3 PM LeFrak Concert Hall Kupferberg Center for the Arts at Queens College Join for a fun family musical journey! Explore the rich history of Afro-Latin music, its roots in NYC’s melting pot of the 1950s-60s, and how it shaped funk and hip-hop through the lens of Latin music icons Tito Puente, […]

NYC Scholarship Month

On Thursday, January 25th in South Jamaica, Queens, the P.S. 123Q STEMA School hosted an NYC Scholarship Month celebration and workshop for parents and guardians of students in kindergarten, first and second grade with NYC Scholarship Accounts through the NYC Kids RISE Save for College Program. Across the five boroughs, schools are celebrating NYC Scholarship Month this January – the […]

“THE ACHORTAGOS” by Dimitris Psathas

The Theatrical Group THIASOS Presents The Hilarious Greek Comedy “THE ACHORTAGOS” by Dimitris Psathas FOR 9 PERFORMANCES ONLY From March 8 to March 24, 2024 Every Friday & Saturday at 8 pm Sundays at 4 pm ************************** Cast Thodoris Vanis Anastasia Kyprianou Nikos Karas Natasha Protopsalti Alexandros Colombos Martha Argyriou Ioannis Koutalis Katerina Theofani Athanasia Lekka —————————– Directed by: Nikos […]

Queens Symphony Orchestra

More than 100 Queens Restaurants Join Metropolitan Park’s CommUNITY Passport Program

Metropolitan Park, the visionary plan to transform the 50 acres of asphalt around Citi Field into a revolutionary sports and entertainment park, today announced that more than 100 local Queens restaurants and businesses signed up for its CommUNITY Passport program. The new initiative will allow guests at the hotel and entertainment destination to use Hard Rock International loyalty reward points […]

Music at York College

FUTURE MUSIC @ YORK COLLEGE TUE 2/27 @ 4 p.m.        Performance Workshop Recital #1 @ Music Classroom (AC-LL01) TUE 3/12 @ 7 p.m.        Keyboardist Titus Dewely’s Senior Recital @ Faculty Dining Room (AC-2D01) TUE 3/19 @ 7 p.m.        Bassist Jonathan Archer’s Senior Recital @ Faculty Dining Room (AC-2D01) TUE 3/26 @ 4 p.m.        Performance Workshop Recital […]