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May 22, 2014  RSS feed
World’s Fair Magic Returns To Corona Park
Tens of thousands packed Flushing Meadows-Corona Park on Sunday, May 18, for the World’s Fair Anniversary Festival, celebrating the diamond and golden jubilees of the 1939-40 and 1964-65 international expositions held where the park was developed.  More...
Glendale Residents Worried Over RR Gate

by Robert Pozarycki Though officials insist an at-grade railroad crossing in Glendale is in proper working order, residents claim the barriers activate only when a freight locomotive is very close to the street. More...

Elected officials and Woodside residents paid tribute to the late former City Council Member Walter McCaffrey last Saturday, May 17, by renaming the corner of Woodside Avenue and 61st Street in his h More...
The St. Pancras Rookie Boys Basketball Team of Glendale were recently crowned champions of the Catholic Youth Organization (CYO) Diocesan B Tournament last Wednesday, May 14, at the Glendale school. More...
SUSIE CELENTANO died on Sunday, May 18, at the age of 91. She was the wife of the late Frank, loving mother of Frank and Joseph Celentano, motherin law of Karen and Maryann and cherished grandmother of Sarah, Laura, Stephanie and Susan. She is also survived by numerous loving nieces,  More...
By all accounts, the World’s Fair Anniversary Festival at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park on Sunday, May 18, was a huge hit with Queens residents. More than 100,000 came to celebrate not only the anniversary of two gala expositions of a bygone era, but also enjoy just a hint of the magic both fairs provided to generations of New Yorkers.  More...
Dear Editor:  With summer approaching, children who rely on school lunches as a source of nutrition may think that they will no longer have access to free healthy meals.  More...
Charting A Course Between Principle And Pragmatism
I recently was asked how I could possibly More...