The Heroes Basketball League has been serving kids in Maspeth, Middle Village, Elmhurst, and neighboring Queens neighborhoods every spring since 1990. The league consists of 30 teams, ages 7-17, and games are played on weekdays at Frontera and Crowley Parks. This year, the league consisted of teams from Martin Luther School, Maspeth High School, McClancy High School, Metro High School, Grover Cleveland High School, Francis Lewis … Continue reading Maspeth Federal sponsors Heroes Youth Basketball 2019
On Friday, action in the Boys 17s was hot, as Helms Brothers and Metro High School advanced….. The Jokers, coached by Phil Favata outlasted The Cathedral Crusaders in a see-saw game that saw The Jokers pull away. The Crusaders had a 6-point lead at half-time, but the Jokers had the rebounding power to make it to the semi-finals, to be played Monday. <?php echo … Continue reading Heroes Basketball League in Postseason
Imagine graduating from a school that more than a dozen of your family members previously attended. For Alex Mansueto, he doesn’t have to imagine it. Mansueto graduated from St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Academy this month as a member of the Class of 2019. But as it turns out, he is the last in a line of 13 family members who also received a diploma from … Continue reading A special graduation at St. Stanislaus Kostka Catholic Academy
The annual Relay For Life of Middle Village is taking place this Saturday and Sunday. Maspeth native and lifelong resident, Leslie Orlovsky, first organized the inaugural event at Juniper Valley Park with local leaders back in 2003. While the event started out as a small event in the pouring rain, the event has grown larger every year since. Last year’s event drew dozens of survivors, … Continue reading Participate in Relay For Life MV this weekend!
PS 58 is renovating its school playground, thanks to funding from local politicians and the Trust for Public Land. The community playground will have features like a running track and turf field, basketball hoop, volleyball court, ping pong tables, play equipment and more. According to Principal Adeline Tripoli, the grand opening will be fittingly on September 11, as the school is named the “School of … Continue reading PS 58 to open new playground on 9/11
Looking for a fun family event this weekend? Well, you’re in luck! The annual Grand Avenue Street Fair is taking place this Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. The street fair will feature rides, exhibits, games, arts & crafts, live music, food and more! The fair will run on Grand Ave. from 72nd to 69th Streets. The event is sponsored by the Maspeth Chamber of … Continue reading Grand Avenue Street Festival this Sunday!
Here are some scenes from the league over the past weeks… Check out this link for the recent schedule: http://www.queensledger.com/view/full_story/27643643/article-HEROES-Youth-Basketball-Schedule-2019-June-3—June-15?instance=home_news_1st_left There are divisions for Girls 17 & Under, Boys 17 & under, Boys 14 & under and Boys 10 & under. Continue reading Heroes Youth Basketball League Kicks off – Schedule for week of June 3
On Sunday, May 26, Maspeth will mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day at the annual Memorial Day Parade. The event will begin at 1 p.m. at Walter A. Garlinge Memorial Park at 72nd Street and Grand Avenue. A ceremony will follow the parade at Maspeth Memorial Square, at 69th Street and Grand Avenue. Here’s the line of march you can expect to see on Sunday: … Continue reading 35th Year Memorial Day Parade Line of March
The head of Beacon Eldercare, located at 69-23 Grand Ave. in Maspeth, has just been recognized as an “Amazing Woman,” by an organization named, “500 Men Making a Difference.” You may know that Beacon Eldercare provides Maspeth & surrounding residents in Queens with Medicare & Medicaid application help, live-on or hourly home aid service providers, nursing service, physical therapy, and more. What you may not … Continue reading Local business owner honored for industry impact
A commercial warehouse building with office space in Maspeth is available for acquisition. At approximately 15,500 square feet, the facility is close to the Long Island Expressway. It includes parking for 12 vehicles plus an inside garage area. The building has three floors with rental income, at approximately 5,000 square feet each, as well as 2,400 square feet of office space. The price for this … Continue reading Maspeth warehouse building with office space for sale