Meng Hosts Jewish-Korean Discussion

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer Jewish-American and Korean-American leaders came together in Bayside for a discourse about nurturing community collaboration. The Jewish and Korean-American Intercultural Dialogue was held at the Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives at Queensborough Community College on March 31. Hosted by U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Flushing), the evening featured performances, guest […]

Cello Prodigy Returns From Asian Tour

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer A seven-year-old music prodigy has returned to Queens after a successful tour of China and South Korea. Justin Yu, a cellist, spent most of December competing and appearing on various programs in the two countries, covering a wide variety of genres in his performance. Using a combination of talent, stage […]

Queens Resident Among Four Killed In Derailment

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer A Queens resident is among the four people who died after a Metro-North train derailment over the weekend. The train, heading from Poughkeepsie to Grand Central Station, derailed Sunday morning at the Spuyten Duyvil train station in the Bronx, killing four people and injuring more than 60 others. The train […]