Maspeth Lions host Halloween Ragamuffin Parade

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

Grand Ave to LIE from 80 St to 85 St Without Power Tonight

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 to host book signing and lecture

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

Parks Department ‘Miscalculation’ makes Principe Park (formerly Maurice Park) Flooding a Reality Again

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

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

Manifest Filming in Maspeth Thursday. Parking limited on 54 St.

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.

Maspeth’s Shea Duffy To Shave His Head Sunday @ 4PM

He raised more than $40,000 for Memorial Sloan Kettering Today, Sunday September 30th at 4pm at Sidetracks, 45-08 Queens Blvd Sunnyside, Duffy, a student at St. Adalbert’s school and resident of Maspeth, will shave his head to mark the success of his fundraising efforts by quadrupling his goal of $10,000 and reaching beyond an impressive $40,000. Young Shea wanted to help raise funds for Memorial … Continue reading Maspeth’s Shea Duffy To Shave His Head Sunday @ 4PM

Maspeth Home of the Week 9/29/18

This Maspeth House of the Week is located in Maspeth Plateau. It’s a one-family brick attached with two bedrooms, a living room, a dining room, a kitchen, a bathroom and a car garage. There’s a new boiler and a small yard. There’s a community driveway with three entrances. The home is in a great location! This property is being listed by O’Kane Realty for $600,000. … Continue reading Maspeth Home of the Week 9/29/18

Maspeth Home of the Week 9/22/18

This week’s featured home in a two-family brick attached. The house comes with a private driveway, large garage and yard. The first floor has two rooms, including a kitchen and dining room). The second floor has a living room, dining room, kitchen, bathroom and back balcony. The home is located on a nice quiet block in the heart of Maspeth. This property is being listed … Continue reading Maspeth Home of the Week 9/22/18