PS 58 to open new playground on 9/11

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

Grand Avenue Street Festival this Sunday!

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!

Heroes Youth Basketball League Kicks off – Schedule for week of June 3

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.     Please follow and like us: Continue reading Heroes Youth Basketball League Kicks off – Schedule for week of June 3

35th Year Memorial Day Parade Line of March

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

Local business owner honored for industry impact

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

Maspeth warehouse building with office space for sale

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

104th Precinct Community Council will occur on May 21

The next 104th Precinct Community Council meeting will take place on Tuesday, May 21. During the meeting, which will run from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., the community will hear updates and the latest news from Commanding Officer Victoria Perry. There will also be a brief COP of the Month Awards presentation and you will also have a chance to share any of your concerns. … Continue reading 104th Precinct Community Council will occur on May 21

Maspeth Book Festival on May 18

The 1st annual Maspeth Book Festival is approaching quickly on May 18. The event, hosted at the Martin Luther School from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., will feature panels, workshops, book signings, giveaways and more. Young writers will also get to participate in a writing workshop to have their work critiqued by professional authors Alex Shvartsman and Ian Randal Strock. The event director is Carl … Continue reading Maspeth Book Festival on May 18

Earth Day Recycle Event this Saturday

Earth Day might be over but you can still implement small practices that promote a healthy and clean living environment. Start by heading to the Earth Day Recycling Event on Saturday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Maspeth Federal Savings parking lot. There will be paper shredding, pet adoption, electronics collection, VIN etching and rain barrel giveaways. Register for your rain barrel by … Continue reading Earth Day Recycle Event this Saturday

Family Dance for all at Moose Lodge this Saturday

Teens and their families can enjoy a night of music and food at the Autism Family Dance. The free event will feature a respite break room for parents. The dance is being hosted by Ridgewood Moose Lodge #1642 and WOTM Chapter #133. Those in the autism spectrum community can call Erik at 718-309-8248. Remember, the dance will run from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on … Continue reading Family Dance for all at Moose Lodge this Saturday