The Ridgewood Property Owners and Civic Association will host a debate between 30th District City Council candidates Robert Holden and Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley (D-Glendale) at 7 p.m. on Sept. 7 at the Ridgewood Presbyterian Church, located at 59-14 70th Ave.
NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst and the Queens Library will host a series of health and wellness education events in the upcoming weeks. The schedule includes Disaster Preparedness/How to Make a “Go Bag” (Sept. 14, 6:30 p.m. at Sunnyside Library), Newborn and Baby Care (Sept. 21, 5 p.m. at Elmhurst Library), Focus on Latinas and Depression (Sept. 25, 3 p.m. at Corona Library), Heart Health (Oct. 5, 6 p.m. at East Elmhurst Library), Emergency Response: React Fast (Oct. 10, 2:30 p.m., Maspeth Library) and Men’s Prostate Health (Oct. 12, 6 p.m. at Lefrak Library).
A Queens resident—referred to as “James C.”—hit the jackpot on his birthday at Resorts World Casino on Aug. 25, which was his birthday. The million jackpot was hit on the second handle pull on the Elvis Shake Rattling Reels slot. The official jackpot amount was $1,239,628.77.