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Holiday Shopping Guide

Flushing Fantastic’s top unique holiday gifts, and the best places to shop for them in our neighborhood The holidays are a time for giving, we all know that, but the giving doesn’t have to stop at loved ones. By shopping local we create a giving multiplier, not only bringing joy to friends and family, but supporting and strengthening our local […]

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Art in the Parks: Alliance for Flushing Meadows Corona Park Grant 2018 Application

NYC Parks’ Art in the Parks program has collaborated with artists and arts organizations to produce over one thousand public artworks in New York City parks. This program gives the opportunity for artists to showcase their skills and be awarded a grant of $5,000. To be eligible for this award, you must be a Queens-based artists only—artists who have specialized training in […]

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Van Wyck Expy Lane Closures 11.19.18 – 12.21.18

Beginning Monday, November 19 through the morning of Friday, December 21 (extended from Sunday, November 18, 2018), the NYC Department of Transportation Division of Bridges will close lanes on the Van Wyck Expressway from Northern Blvd. to the Long Island Expressway. One lane will remain open to traffic at all times except for occasional full closures for a maximum of 15 […]

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Bilingual Program Assistant NEEDED (Job opening)

Queens Community House (QCH) is a multi-site, multi-service settlement house that serves the diverse population of Queens through a broad network of programs and services for Children and Youth, Adults and Families, and Older Adults. They are seeking a qualified bilingual (English/Korean) Program Assistant with a strong commitment to social services to assist with community outreach at The Queens Childcare Network […]

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Free Business Courses to Prep for Emergencies!

Join Queens workshops to learn more about keeping your business safe. From inspections and fires, to major storms and flooding, NYC business owners face many challenges and regulations that can impact your operations and assets. These free workshops are sponsored by the New York City Department of Small Business Services. Learn how to: Stay in business by identifying your key […]

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Sheraton Hotel Celebrates Thanksgiving!!!

Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel  is celebrating Thanksgiving with a buffet!!! Foods such as chicken corn soup, mashed potatoes, pesto pasta salad, roasted turkey, crispy shrimp with walnut, cakes, and many more will be offered. This bountiful buffet will be held on November 22nd, 2018 from noon until 8pm. The tickets are $55 per person, with a complimentary 3-hour valet parking. For […]

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Halloween Fun & Healthy Treats at Flushing Greenmarket

“The Good Bad Wolf” Puppet Show & Healthy Treats as well as Fresh Food from Local Farms on Wednesday, October 31, 11am The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce and GrowNYC invite the local community to spend Halloween at the Flushing Greenmarket, where there will be a free children’s puppet show, healthy snack giveaways, healthcare information as well as the regular weekly […]

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Active Design in Schools Grant Opportunity

The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s (DOHMH) Active Design in Schools program has provided support to schools to increase access to physical activity and active play through built environment enhancements. All NYC DOE K-12 public schools are encouraged to apply to participate in the program. Selected schools will receive services from pre-selected arts organizations in spring 2019 to develop an interactive […]

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WIN CASH! Submit Your Best Tech Ideas at Pitchfest!

Pitchfest is a yearly competition which brings together New York City’s best and brightest entrepreneurs to compete for seed investments. The competition is designed to give entrepreneurs a platform to pitch to investors and stakeholders while successfully commercialize their products. This competition kicks off in September, starting with a virtual round and culminating in a final live pitch competition on […]

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Learn How To Prepare Your Business For Emergencies!

Join the New York City Department of Small Business Services to learn how to prepare yourself and your business for all emergencies! Take this opportunity to ensure your business is resilient and ready for action. Protect your investments and assets from natural disasters such as gas leaks, fires, major storms, and flooding. The FREE training session is on October 12 from 12:30 […]