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September 3, 2015  RSS feed
Annual drag festival to take place at Ridgewood’s Onderdonk House
It’ll be a real drag to see this show, but in a fun way. Ridgewood’s Onderdonk House is gearing up to host Bushwig, the fourth annual festival of drag and musical performances in Queens. More...
CB 5 to examine proposed expansion of Glendale yeshiva

Glendale residents can speak out at next week’s Community Board 5 meeting regarding plans to build additional dormitories and classroom space at the neighborhood’s Yeshiva Godolah Seminary (YGS). More...

Fourteen years after the deadliest terrorist attacks in American history, residents across Queens will remember the victims of Sept. 11, 2001, at memorial vigils scheduled to take place over the next two weeks. More...
Open windows and unlocked doors contributed to seven of nine burglaries that occurred within a four-day period last month in the 104th Precinct’s confines, according to police. More...
The eyes of the tennis world are again on Queens for the next two weeks as the best players in the world seek the coveted U.S. Open championships at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. More...
LOUIS LOTIERZO died on Thursday, Aug. 27, at the age of 98. He was the beloved husband of the late Nancy Lotierzo and devoted sweetheart of Muriel Barry, loving father of Jane Dunstatter and the late John Lotierzo, cherished grandfather of Adam and Douglas Dunstatter and great-grandfather of Devin. More...
America was shaken again by yet another dastardly act of gun violence last week. This time it was the live execution of a television reporter and cameraman during a morning news program in Roanoke, Virginia. More...
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I know several NYC-certified caretakers and they all report an increasing feline population; however, the Queens Courier article on the increase in stray or feral cats in Fresh Meadows failed to highlight an even greater problem: the cost of doing something about it, and I don’t mean just rounding them up! More...
As young students return to classrooms around the country this fall, they will turn to history textbooks to learn about one of the most significant days in American history — Aug. 6, 1965. More...
World-renowned independent film studio Troma is coming to Ridgewood with the debut of Kunstfest, a celebration of B movies, beer and art, at local heavy metal hofbrau Bierleichen (582 Seneca Ave.) on Sunday, Sept. 6, from 4 to 10 p.m. More...