Don’t give up on anyone’: Former Mets great Darryl Strawberry speaks in Whitestone about opioids & addiction

By Carlotta Mohamed  cmohamed@schnepsmedia.com Former New York Mets outfielder and author Darryl Strawberry discussed and addressed the opioid epidemic and his personal struggle with drug addiction Thursday night with Whitestone residents while reiterating the importance of community. “I think it’s real important that I get a chance and opportunity to travel the country and go […]

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Register For the Block Watcher Training Class

WeLoveWhitestone & the 109th precinct is proud to host our annual “NYPD BLOCK WATCHER” training class on Saturday February 16th, 2019. This training is generally done at 1 police plaza but we made arrangements for the training class to be held in Whitestone Library. Training is approximately 2 hours and you will be given a […]

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January 16, 2019 Town Meeting

Get active! Get involved! Come to the next town meeting on Wednesday January 16th @ 7:30PM located at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church Basement. 11-05 150th street (150th street and 12th avenue) There is parking available in the Church parking lot. This is your opportunity to become an active member of your community. The agenda […]

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Whitestone Village Christmas lights fund raising

We Love Whitestone Civic Association is once again partnering with the Whitestone Merchant Association, Queens Chamber of Commerce and Councilman Paul Vallone who have helped bring the tradition of Holiday Lights to the Whitestone Village for the 4th consecutive year. Any merchant, business owner, and or community member wanting to donate to this wonderful tradition […]

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College Point youth football league still awaiting completion of field two years after funding was acquired

By Carlotta Mohamed A College Point football coach is demanding answers from the New York City Parks Department on delayed construction of a football field that was scheduled to be completed this year. In 2016, Richard Fabrizi petitioned the city to build a football field at the 22-acre College Point sports complex located between 130th […]

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Trunk or Treat Halloween Event

Come join us on at Harpell’s Parking lot across from the pharmacy on 14th Avenue and 150th Street on Saturday October 28th, 2018 from 3pm to 6pm for Trunk or Treat! Our next Whitestone community event for families and children. Bring canned food with your as the entrance fee, which will be distributed to local […]

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