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The Queens Gazette announced another Pedestrian Safety Town Hall scheduled for next Wednesday, March 19th, from 7 to 9 pm at Astoria’s Bohemian Hall, 29-19 24th Avenue. Councilmember Costa Constantinides, State Senator Michael Gianaris, Assemblymember Aravella Simotas and reps from the Department of Transportation, Community Board 1, Transportation Alternatives, the 114th Precinct and Make Queens […]
Tonight, Community Board Five will hold a public hearing in regards to a proposal to rezone the property between Woodward, Starr, Onderdonk and Flushing from industrial to residential/commercial use. This is the site for the proposed luxury rental at 176 Woodward Avenue designed by the architect Ariel Aufgang. It’ll have 88 units, 120 parking spots […]
It’s the food-and-networking event of the year … and Queens Brownstoner will be there as a sponsor and taste master! The Queens Economic Development Corporation recently announced that Queens Taste 2014 will take place at the Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel, 135-20 39th Avenue in Flushing, from 6 pm to 9 pm on April 29th. The reasons to […]
The five-month theater renovation is finished, and Flushing Town Hall is going to celebrate just like it did before the restoration: with great music and top-notch acting. The fun starts on Friday night with the Trumpeters in Queens Part II concert. Ron Horton’s Sextet and Josh Deutsch’s Pannonia Band, both part of the NYC jazz scene […]
It’s an intellectual upcoming week in Queens with changes to learn about genocide, Kitty Genovese, Nazis and Quakers. There are also opportunities to relax with Bleu Mobley, chamber music, comedy, experimental dance, hip hop, the unique Phagwah Parade, tango and the trumpet. Here’s the rundown, broken down into dance, music, arts and education events. If […]