Assemblyman Brian Barnwell recently honored the winners of his district’s First Annual Science Fair Competition. Natalie Cinnamo and Nicole Gudja (pictured with the assemblyman) took first place for their “Diving Into the Depths of Algae” project, while Ahad Ali, Rodney Castro, Arman Chowdhury and Jason Gomez came in second with their “Milk, the Future of Plastic” project. Amanda Emini and Tristen Czapp took third for their Red-Eared Slider Feeding Behavior” project. The judges for the event hailed from St. John’s University, New York Hall of Science and Maspeth Town Hall.
Jackson Heights’ Joshua Lam recently performed at Wheaton College, which he attends, in a production of “Messiah, Prince of Peace” during the college’s 2017 Christmas Festival. The production was presented by the Wheaton College Conservatory of Music. Lam sang bass with the concert choir.