Focus on Queens, Feb. 6

St. Josaphat’s R.C. Church of Bayside will hold a flea market plus Polish meat and bake sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 9 in the Parish Hall, 34-32 210th St., Bayside. For information, call Steve at (718) 224-3052.

Local students have been named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at the University of Hartford in Connecticut. They include:
Flushing: Gregory Molcznski, Shay Shahin.
Queens Village: Puja Bhardwaj.

COP OF THE MONTH: Evelyn DeCoursey (left), 110th Precinct Community Council president, and Deputy Inspector Ronald Leyson (right), commanding officer, presented the Cop of the Month award to Police Officer Michael Johnson (center) and Louis Gerlach (not pictured) at the council’s Jan. 20th meeting.

COP OF THE MONTH:
Evelyn DeCoursey (left), 110th Precinct Community Council president, and Deputy Inspector Ronald Leyson (right), commanding officer, presented the Cop of the Month award to Police Officer Michael Johnson (center) and Louis Gerlach (not pictured) at the council’s Jan. 20th meeting.

Local students were named to the President’s List for the fall 2013 semester at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. They include:
Bayside: Becky Wong, Charles Drakoulias.
Flushing: Jin Hyung Kim, Julie Vorobyov, Kai Xiang Lin, Susan Cho.
Queens Village: Kharter Ratliff.
Whitestone: Intiporn Rojanasopondist, Jie Sun, Megan Basaldua.

Jasleen Saini of Queens Village was named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at SUNY Canton.

Local students were named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at SUNY New Paltz. They include:
Flushing: Arielle Kovics.
Queens Village: Danit Ianovici, Jaime Latorre.
Whitestone: Laura Molina.

Local students have been admitted to Hofstra University as students for the spring 2014 semester. They include:
Bellerose: Erin Guilfoyle.
Douglaston: Erika Cohen.
Flushing: Yuelei Wang, Lakhvir Singh, Karla Sanmartin, Zhangyi Chen.
Queens Village: Milan Patel.

Vivian Chen of Oakland Gardens and Alyssa Wesley of Queens Village were named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College.

Local students were named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at Ithaca College. They include:
Bayside: Jacquelyn Kim Reyes.
Flushing: Candace Burton, Jihyun Lee, Kyra Leeds.
Fresh Meadows: Jingqi Wu.
Kew Gardens Hills: Rowena Wu.
Queens Village: Jasmine Collazo, Davisa Mills, Oyinlola Ogundipe.

Corrine Markovich of Bellerose received a Master of Science degree in communication disorders during fall 2013 commencement ceremonies at SUNY New Paltz.

Local students were named to the Provost’s List for the fall 2013 semester at Hofstra University. They include:
Beechhurst: Teresamarie Governale
Little Neck: Shannan Ferry.
Queens Village: Neena Punnoose, Gaitrie Sackichand, Alaysia Williams.

Christopher Rossi of Whitestone was named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Ga.

TOWN HALL MEETING: Assemblyman Mike Miller (center) and South Asians For Empowerment recently hosted a town hall meeting at the Sikh Cultural Society in Richmond Hill to discuss important issues within the South Asian Community.

TOWN HALL MEETING:
Assemblyman Mike Miller (center) and South Asians For Empowerment recently hosted a town hall meeting at the Sikh Cultural Society in Richmond Hill to discuss important issues within the South Asian Community.

Local students were named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh. They include:
Bayside: Fae Kuhnen.
Bellerose: Maria Martori.
College Point: Rosemarie Whyte.
Floral Park: Lauren Epstein.
Flushing: Angelica Cosentino.

Angela Kim of Flushing was named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at St. Bonaventure University.

The American-Italian Cancer Foundation’s mobile, no-cost breast cancer screening program will offer screenings on the following days:
Feb. 7: Joseph Addabbo Health Center, 6200 Beach Channel Drive, Arverne.
Feb. 12: Queens Health Center, 97-04 Sutphin Blvd., Jamaica.
Feb. 13: PS58 – School of Heroes, 72-24 Grand Ave., Maspeth.
Feb. 15: Ecuadorian International Center, 37-47 76th St., Jackson Heights.
Feb. 20: Korean Presbyterian Church of Queens, 143-17 Franklin Ave., Flushing.
Feb. 24: Woodside Optical, 61-8 Woodside Ave., Woodside.
To schedule an appointment, call (877) 628-9090.

Queens Community Cultural Judaism will present a question and answer discussion on Jewish Philosophy, Ethics and Politics, 2 p.m. Feb. 15 at the UUCQ building, corner of 149th Street and Ash Avenue, Flushing. For information, call (718) 380-5362.

The 109th Precinct will accept nominations for the spring Citizens Police Academy class through Feb. 15. For information, call (718) 321-2268 or (718) 321-2269.

Douglaston Community Theatre will hold auditions for the psychological thriller “Night Must Fall,” by Emlyn Williams, 7:30-9 p.m. on Feb. 10, 11 and 13 at Zion Episcopal Church, Church Street, Douglaston. For information, call (516) 623-3692.

Candace Chau of Flushing received a degree during winter 2014 commencement ceremonies at the University of Delaware.

Nina Lygeris of Flushing was named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at Alvernia University in Reading, Pa.

Local students were named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Conn. They include:
Bayside: Kevin Cash, Jaime Lynn Moyles, Jenna Patterson.
Flushing: Ali Fadil.
Queens Village: Kayla Kirton, Chrismichael Pertab.
Whitestone: Christina Kulogowski.

Deborah Kosnar of Flushing was named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at Champlain College in Burlington, Vt.

Craig Mellick of Flushing was named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at Clarkson University in Potsdam.

Samantha Marulli of Glen Oaks was named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2013 semester at Butler University in Indianapolis, Ind.

Air Force Airman Alejandro Castillo graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
Castillo is the son of Claudia and Victor Ballesteros of Jackson Heights.