Parents to rally for additional middle school in Sunnyside
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Western Queens is being rapidly developed, and parents in Sunnyside are taking proactive measures to ensure their children’s education does not lag behind. Sunnyside Woodside Middle School Parents (MSP), an organization started last year to scout a new middle school for the area, has set their sights on a lot owned by the Department of Transportation (DOT) that is […]

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What to do in Queens this weekend and beyond

Try your hand at a corn maze, take a musical journey to the past, shop for apples and do more at these events around Queens. SATURDAY, OCT. 3 Challenge your wits and orientation in the Amazing Maize Maze. Kids and adults alike will have a blast fumbling their way around this 3-acre corn maze. Start […]

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What to do in Queens this weekend and beyond

Try your hand at a corn maze, take a musical journey to the past, shop for apples and do more at these events around Queens. SATURDAY, OCT. 3 Challenge your wits and orientation in the Amazing Maize Maze. Kids and adults alike will have a blast fumbling their way around this 3-acre corn maze. Start […]

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Volunteer patrol praised for efforts to find missing Glendale student
TIMES NEWSWEEKLY/Photo by Kelly Marie Mancuso

BY KELLY MARIE MANCUSO Efforts to track down a missing Glendale student and honors for a graffiti-fighting cop were highlighted during Thursday’s meeting of the 104th Precinct Civilian Observation Patrol (104COP) at St. Pancras Pfeifer Hall in Glendale. Capt. Gregory Mackie, 104th Precinct executive officer, commended the civilian patrol for their help in the search for 12-year-old […]

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Woodside intersection, prone to accidents, gets new traffic safety measures
THE COURIER/ Photos by Angy Altamirano

Woodside residents are showing that with determination and perseverance, changes can be made to prevent tragedies from occurring. Civic activists, students from P.S. 11 and Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer gathered on Monday morning at the corner of 51st Street and Skillman Avenue to announce the installation of a new traffic signal at the intersection. “We’re here […]

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