The Who To Play Queens

BY LUIS GRONDA     Staff Writer The familiar opening to “Baba O’Riley” will echo through the Forest Hills Tennis Stadium next year. The first date for the summer concert series at the tennis facility was announced on Friday, with the classic English rock band The Who scheduled to play the historic venue on Saturday, May […]

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Making Queens A Baby Friendly Borough

BY JORDAN GIBBONS Staff Writer For the last seven years, Queens Hospital Center has been changing its practices of postnatal care to provide an environment where breastfeeding is not only advised, but encouraged. This spring, their work paid off when they became the first Queens Hospital to be named a Baby-Friendly Designated Hospital by the […]

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Congressional Group Forms Quiet Skies Caucus

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer As part of the continued effort to alleviate airplane noise over residential neighborhoods in Queens, several members of the Borough’s Congressional delegation created a new committee. On Oct. 1, U.S. Reps. Steve Israel (D-Melville), Joe Crowley (D-Jackson Heights), Grace Meng (D-Flushing) and Carolyn McCarthy (D-Garden City) announced the formation of […]

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