Ugh! What’s on those ballot proposals? Our Maspeth neighborhood has been struggling with the notion of mayoral control and civic engagement for decades. After witnessing how this mayor looks to impose his will without taking into consideration sensible solutions by community members it’s difficult to support any of his ballot proposals, especially those which give him more power. Maspeth civic and community board leaders worked … Continue reading Tuesday Ballot Proposals Are a Mix
The Maspeth House of the Week is a luxurious three-family home that was built in 2012 by the award-winning construction company Goc Contracting. The home has 17-foot ceilings with jacuzzi bathrooms and custom kitchens. There are spectacular panoramic views of the Brooklyn and Manhattan skylines. You can enjoy the views from an enclosed balcony or experience the upper floor open air. The property is listed … Continue reading Maspeth House of the Week 11/3/18
Don’t forget that tonight is the Maspeth Lions Club’s Halloween Ragamuffin Parade! Come in costume and leave with a bag of treats! All children are welcome. The parade will start at Mt. Olivet Cemetery’s main gate (65-40 Grand Avenue) at 7 p.m. and end at Maspeth Federal Savings’ parking lot (69th Street and Grand Avenue). Please follow and like us: Continue reading Halloween Ragamuffin Parade tonight!
The Maspeth House of the Week is a beautiful tudor home in the Maspeth Plateau. There’s a large living room, formal dining room, eat-in-kitchen, beautiful wood floors, 1 1/2 baths, 3 bedrooms and full basement. The home also features a rear yard, garage and driveway. Don’t miss out on the original charm of this very special home! This property is listed by Coldwell Banker Kueber … Continue reading Maspeth House of the Week 10/27/18
The annual Halloween Ragamuffin Parade in Maspeth is going to be a treat for the whole family! The event will take place on Halloween night from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the spooky Mt. Olivet Cemetery (65-40 Grand Avenue). The parade will allow your kids to show off their favorite costumes.Come in Costume – Leave with Candy! The Halloween Ragamuffin Parade is hosted by … Continue reading Maspeth Lions host Halloween Ragamuffin Parade
There are powers outage impacting approximately 901 customers in the Maspeth tonight. It’s apparently happening in areas that are serviced by overhead lines. Con Edison Emergency crews are en-route to investigate now. The boundaries within the outage area: North – Grand Ave to The LIE, between 80th & 85 Street Con Ed says there are no critical care facilities or Life Support Equipment (LSE) customers … Continue reading Grand Ave to LIE from 80 St to 85 St Without Power Tonight
Francois Gauthron will be stopping by the Kowalinski Post #4 for a lecture and book signing on Wednesday, November 7. Gauthron will discuss “Colors of War: Not Black and White But Nuances of Gray.” The event, sponsored by Maspeth Federal Savings, will feature a complete dinner, coffee, tea, dessert and cash bar. There will be 20 books raffled off. Tickets are $15 and free for … Continue reading Francois Gauthron to host book signing and lecture
According to a statement by Steven Fiedler, chairman of the community board’s parks committee, at last week’s community board meeting, the Parks Department engineers ‘miscalculated’ the amount of rain that would flood the western end of the ball fields at the brand new $7 million baseball and soccer field renovations at the Maspeth park. We were told (off the record) that they might look to … Continue reading Parks Department ‘Miscalculation’ makes Principe Park (formerly Maurice Park) Flooding a Reality Again
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Please … Continue reading Martin Luther School Open House 2018
The hit TV show Manifest will be filming Thursday, October 11th inside and outside of 52-19 Flushing Avenue in Maspeth. The scenes include 15 members of a Tactical Unit with assault rifles will barge into the warehouse from 9AM-1PM: Later actors barge into Empty Warehouse and clear the area. Stunt fighting and shootout with Assault Rifles in Basement. 1PM-10PM: Explosion Aftermath scenes in Basement with … Continue reading Manifest Filming in Maspeth Thursday. Parking limited on 54 St.