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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Flushing Greenmarket Launches Third Season at Maple Playground

Organic Composting & Cooking Demos Available During Season, July 11 to November 28 The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce and GrowNYC along with Councilman Peter Koo today launched the third season of the Flushing Greenmarket at 136-50 Maple Ave, Flushing, NY 11355. The Flushing Greenmarket operated by GrowNYC will be open every Wednesday 8am to 4pm, from July 11 to November 28, 2018. The Flushing Chamber partners with GrowNYC to promote the […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters Seek Manager

For over 110 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York City (BBBS of NYC) has been supporting New York City’s neediest youth, providing them with the support and guidance of a one-to-one mentorship, which is overseen by the agency’s team of case managers. Established in 1904, when Ernest Coulter saw the potential of mentoring young people in the City, […]

Korean Festival @ Queens College

The 34th Annual Korean American Cultural Festival will take place on the weekend of Saturday, October 29, 2016 (11am to 10pm), and Sunday, October 30, 2016 (10am to 6pm), at Queens College, located at 65-30 Kissena Boulevard in Flushing NY 11367.  Commemorating “Chuseok” — the major Korean harvest and thanksgiving celebration that takes place during the time of the autumn […]