COMMUNITY SERVICE: Christian Amez has worked with Woodside on the Move for about five years, starting as an aide in the afterschool program. He ultimately created his own year-long class, the “Business Enterprise” program. It teaches children, in grades four and above, various financial literacy and math skills. From learning how to create a budget, […]
The 4th annual Taste of Woodside gave residents a chance to sample the offerings of 15 restaurants that call Woodside home. Hosted by Woodside on the Move at Gulshan Terrace, the event highlighted the diversity of food choices in western Queens. From Mexican restaurants to Irish pubs and burger joints, participants went home with a full stomach. […]
Woodside residents both young and old will have a new and improved park in 2017 when $1.8 million renovations are unveiled at Big Bush Park. Queens Borough President Melinda Katz, Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer and Parks Commissioner Dorothy Lewandowski joined community members at the Big Six Towers Community Center Friday morning to reveal the designs that will […]
Police released images on Friday of two men wanted for striking a man with a car, then taking his property near a Woodside nightclub last month. The hit-and-run robbery occurred at 2 a.m. on Aug. 15 outside the Medusa Lounge located at 25-18 50th St. According to authorities, the perpetrators – described as black males – chased the […]
A dispute over a seat on a Queens F train during the morning rush hour last week resulted in a violent outburst from one straphanger, police said.