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Women as change makers: Virtual networking event features business leaders, celebs & more

BY TAMMY SCILEPPI During the radical 1970s, the No. 1 Grammy-winning “I Am Woman” became the anthem of the feminist movement and, when pop singer Helen Reddy belted her signature song, the message was crystal clear: “No one’s ever gonna keep me down again!” Today’s empowered women from every job sector can take part in The […]

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Queens Taste 2020 canceled amid COVID-19 pandemic

It was to be the party of the year with several dozen restaurants and beverage purveyors providing samples of their products to hundreds of revelers in a great venue. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Queens Taste will not take place this year. The organizers, the Queens Economic Development Corporation (QEDC) and the Queens Tourism […]

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New website connects Queens restaurants to home-bound residents

As the coronavirus crisis continues to have devastating affects across most all industries, the Queens Chamber of Commerce announced a new effort to help the borough’s food and beverage sector on Friday, March 20. With QueensBest.org, a new website that helps users find restaurants with delivery and take-out options, the Queens Chamber is hoping to […]

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Queens Taste 2020 postponed until October due to coronavirus crisis

Due to the COVID-19 emergency, the Queens Economic Development Corporation and the Queens Tourism Council have postponed Queens Taste 2020 until Tuesday, Oct. 6, from 6 to 9 p.m. Just as over the past five years, the extremely popular food and networking celebration is scheduled to take place at the New York Hall of Science […]

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Queens landmarks on ‘The Path to Freedom’ for all Americans: Our Neighborhood, The Way it Was

Few Queens residents may realize just how important two landmarks in Flushing were in the effort to secure freedom for slaves during the 19th century. Our thanks go out this week to Grace Friary, Rob MacKay (a former Ridgewood Times reporter) and Rosemary Vietor, who prepared for us the following report on the Bowne House and […]

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