Flushing Times

Wednesday, July 24, 2013


Hailing her Service

State Sen. Tony Avella recently presented Bowne Park Civic Association President Wanda Beck-Antosh with the New York state Senate Women of Distinction Award. Antosh is also active in the 109th Precinct Community Council, Community Board 7, the Whitestone Republican Club, the North End Republican Club, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 487 Auxiliary, the Broadway Flushing Homeowners Association, St. Mel’s Parish Council and the Flushing Hospital Advisory Board and has volunteered at the St. Albans Community Living Center for veterans for more than 15 years.Photo by Caroll Alvarado Comment

Hurricane pattern could return

Summer 2013 continues to bring an assortment of wild, dangerous and volatile weather. Comment

Tuesday, July 23, 2013


Flushing Town Hall garden in bloom after renovations

Flushing Town Hall celebrated the opening of its revamped greenspace last week. Comment

Saturday, July 20, 2013

Block Shots

Panella finds escape in coaching streetball team

Mike Panella leaves his mother’s side mostly to shower, sleep and coach basketball on New York City’s streetball circuit. Comment

Friday, July 19, 2013


Melo to run hoops camp at Queens College

Queens youngsters can learn to shoot like Melo at Queens College next month. Comments (3)

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Willets Point

Auto shops rail against city plan at Willets Point

Business owners who work in the shadow of Citi Field used this week’s Major League Baseball All-Star Game festivities as an opportunity to shed light on the harsh realities they contend go under the radar just across the street. Comment

Mets’ Harvey on the mound as night to remember begins

The 84th annual Major League Baseball All-Star Game provided fans with memories that will last a lifetime even if the game itself was not riveting. Comment


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