PHOTOS: Queens Theatre in the Park celebrated its annual gala
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The Queens Theatre in the Park celebrated its annual fundraising gala on April 18 in Flushing Meadows Corona Park. The cultural arts institution raised funds for its ongoing arts and entertainment programs and honored longtime contributors. Guests were treated to an evening fine food as well as entertainment. Photos by Dominick Totino Photography

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Queens Taste 2016 brings explosion of 60+ best eateries in the borough
Photo coutersy of @itsinqueens Instagram

We hope you’re really hungry, because the food festival Queens Taste 2016 has a long lineup of the best our borough’s food scene has to offer. For the 14th year in row, the Queens Economic Development Corporation and the Queens Tourism Council are teaming up to bring the best of Queens food under one giant roof for us to taste it all. To be […]

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Ex-boyfriend of Borough President Katz, radio host Curtis Sliwa, announces he will run against her in 2017
Photos courtesy of Juniper Park Civic Association/Walter Karling

Updated April 26, 2:55 p.m. Curtis Sliwa, the ex-partner of current Queens Borough President Melinda Katz and father of her two children, announced last night that he would run for her seat as a Republican in 2017. Sliwa, a talk show host on WABC-AM and founder of the international volunteer patrol organization Guardian Angels, attended the Juniper Park […]

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A 5-year-old hero from Corona saves her mother’s life during a seizure
Photo sent by Maria Giraldo

A courageous 5-year-old girl helped save her mother’s life earlier this month after she suffered a seizure in their Corona apartment. According to the Fire Department (FDNY), little lifesaver Isabella Rodriguez sprang into action by calling a 911 operator at 8:36 p.m. on April 7 and remained on the line until the FDNY and police officers arrived at their apartment. Maria Giraldo […]

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Free outdoor concerts featuring music, dance and poetry are taking over Queens parks
Photo courtesy of Wikipedia/Noralanning

SummerStage, New York City’s largest free performing arts festival, is coming to three Queens parks this summer to provide residents with free music, poetry and fun for kids. The first concert will take place on June 26 at Flushing Meadows Corona Park. R&B singer Ginuwine, a multi-platinum artist who became popular in the late ’90s and […]

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