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

Northern Queens Precincts to host Prom Dress Drive

High school students are getting help from local law enforcement to look their best on prom night this coming Spring. Eight NYPD precincts in Patrol Borough Queens North are accepting gently used formal dresses, suits, belts, and shoes to be donated to students in need. The prom dress drive was established by Assistant Chief Martin Morales is also running a similar event for students in NYPD Queens … Continue reading Northern Queens Precincts to host Prom Dress Drive

Maspeth’s Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony

This is the moment we’ve all been waiting for. This Friday night at 6 p.m., the Maspeth Chamber of Commerce and Maspeth Federal Savings is hosting its annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. The event will take place at Maspeth Memorial Square, 69th Street and Grand Avenue. Prior to the lighting, enjoy holiday caroling, hot coco, free giveaways and even a surprise visit from Santa! You won’t … Continue reading Maspeth’s Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony

Pancake Breakfast in Maspeth this Sunday

This Sunday is the All-You-Can-Eat Downhome Country Breakfast at Martin Luther High School. You will be able to have all the juice, buttermilk pancakes and sausages of your heart’s (or stomach’s) desire. You will also have a choice of beverage. The event will run from 8 a.m. to noon. Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for seniors and kids. Martin Luther High School is … Continue reading Pancake Breakfast in Maspeth this Sunday

Maspeth Chamber Business Card Exchange this Wednesday

This Wednesday, October 24th, the Maspeth Industrial Business Association (MIBA) and the Maspeth Chamber of Commerce are hosting an evening of networking, food, drink and conversation. The event will be at Connolly’s Corner (71-15 Grand Avenue) from 5-7pm. The event is sponsored by the Newtown Creek Group, who will be presenting a remedial investigation of the Creek and the path forward. RSVP to the FREE event … Continue reading Maspeth Chamber Business Card Exchange this Wednesday

Martin Luther School Open House 2018

The Martin Luther School is having its annual open house on October 13th from 11AM – 3PM at 60-02 Maspeth Avenue. Martin Luther was recently recognized as a “Top Queens High School” by the Queens Ledger Newspaper because of their college preparation programs, STEM program, and value. See full article here. For more information contact Amanda Slinger, Director of Admissions at 718-894-4000 or at admissions@martinluthernyc.org. Please … Continue reading Martin Luther School Open House 2018

Pro Trump Rally Planned For Maspeth Square Saturday

A group of political supporters of the president, called “America First In Queens,” have obtained a sound permit from the 104th Precinct to hold a rally from 10 a.m. through 4 p.m. in Maspeth Memorial Square at the corner of 69th Street at Grand Avenue. Claiming they were inspired by President Trump and the ‘Maspeth Is America’ mural on the square, “What better place is there … Continue reading Pro Trump Rally Planned For Maspeth Square Saturday