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Douglas Paulson and the Anti-Fascist Culture Club, The Undiscovered Atoll of Flushtopia (2009) Queens International 4 Opening Night Reception by QueensEvents
Jan 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 128 128 recommendations | email to a friend
*Saturday, January 24 6 p.m. to Midnight Queens Museum of art Info: www.queensmuseum.org * Queens International 4 is a biennial survey of artists living or working in Queens with artists, collaboratives, and collectives from 18 different countries. The exhibit runs from January 24 through April 26.
Queens Green Business Summit by jack.friedman
Jan 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 133 133 recommendations | email to a friend
Try and take some time tomorrow to visit the Queens Green Business Summit at Queens College. Sponsored by the Queens Chamber, Queens College, Con Ed, Citi, and many, many more (including the Queens Ledger!), this Summit promises to be much more than a "Go Green" rally or sales pitch. Instead, thi...
EPVH_Jenkins_vs_W_M_1.jpg Game 19: Jenkins Gets Some Help From JUCO Guards by jjwagner
Jan 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 108 108 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————— WED 01/21/09 HOFSTRA 54, WILLIAM & MARY 44 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 12-7, 4-4 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: tied for 6th JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 16.8 pts, 4.7 reb, 3.7 ast, 3.5 to —————————————————————— Maybe guys were still tired from staying up late, watching all of the hist...
North Flushing Rezone Study Underway by breakingnews
Jan 21, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 99 99 recommendations | email to a friend
The Department of City Planning announced Tuesday that it would begin the public review process for the contextual rezoning of 275 blocks in North Flushing to protect the neighborhood from overdevelopment and try to preserve its low-rise character. It is one of the largest contextual rezonings th...
It’s Not the Amount of Money – It’s the Principle By Anthony Stasi by anthony.stasi
Jan 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 113 113 recommendations | email to a friend
Political commentator and strategist James Carville said last week that his party – The Democratic Party – was in a ‘bad streak.’ Carville didn’t mean that his party was in any way in a losing streak, he was referring to the scandals that have sprouted up quite recently. It was only three years a...
Intelligence Squares Off on a Cold Tuesday Night By Anthony Stasi by anthony.stasi
Jan 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 122 122 recommendations | email to a friend
In this time of mass hysteria, when people become obsessed with the personal lives of celebrities, athletes, and politicians from Chicago, there is still hope that public opinion can be swayed through well argued academic discussion. Last Tuesday, I was invited to attend a segment in a debate ser...
Residency Options and City Jobs by Anthony Stasi by anthony.stasi
Jan 20, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 119 119 recommendations | email to a friend
With the City Council’s passage of Intro 837, the residency standards for certain city employees will get easier. This bill does not affect police officers and fire fighters, but instead it targets social services workers who, until now, were relegated to living in the five boroughs indefinitely....
Philip Mangano The ‘Housing First’ Theory And How It Affects New York by Anthony Stasi by anthony.stasi
Jan 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 114 114 recommendations | email to a friend
An ongoing issue for the City of New York and the HIV AIDS lobbyists is the way the New York City HIV and AIDS Services Administration (HASA) dispenses vouchers to people with AIDS. HASA issues vouchers to people living with AIDS when they are in the advanced stages of AIDS. This means that there...
Welcome to the Queens Commerce Blog by jack.friedman
Jan 19, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
Welcome to the Queens Commerce Blog. I am Jack Friedman, Executive Vice President of the Queens Chamber of Commerce. It is my hope that this blog will be an interactive exchange of business happenings relevant to the Queen's community. I will post Queens Chamber events, as well as other events sp...
GGIW_Townes___Jenkins.jpg Game 18: Jenkins Keys Upset Of 1st-Place Northeastern by jjwagner
Jan 17, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 106 106 recommendations | email to a friend
————————————————————— SAT 01/17/09 HOFSTRA 57, NORTHEASTERN 52 HOFSTRA SEASON RECORDS: 11-7, 3-4 CAA PLACE IN CAA STANDINGS: tied for 6th JENKINS SEASON AVERAGES: 17.1 pts, 4.9 reb, 3.6 ast, 3.4 to —————————————————————— I must admit, on a late Saturday morning at Hofstra, with first-place Northe...