Drag racing issues bleed into Whitestone

Source: The Queens Chronicle The We Love Whitestone civic association braved the pandemic and hosted its first in-person meeting since March, where members raised their concerns on drag racing to their new NYPD commanding officer. “The racing cars,” said President and founder Al Centola at the socially distanced Oct. 21 meeting, a statement that sent […]

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Thanksgiving Fixin’s Fundraiser 2020

Let’s give a Thanksgiving Dinner to a family in need! We will be delivering Thanksgiving dinners within the community and you can help! You can Donate canned goods at the We Love Whitestone Town Meeting on 10/21 @ 7:30 PM at Holy Cross Church. You can also let us know who needs a Thanksgiving Dinner […]

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Town Meeting 10-21-2020

Come to our town meeting on Wednesday, October 21st at 7:30PM at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church 11-05 150th Street in Whitestone. Our special guest will be the new Commanding Officer of the 109th Precinct, John O’Connell. Also speaking will be Dorian Mecir of Friends of Francis Lewis Park. […]

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Senator John Liu at Recent Town Meeting

Anti-vaxxers aren’t happy that Sen. John Liu (D-Flushing) backed mandated vaccines for public school students, and they won’t let him forget it. Liu spoke at the We Love Whitestone Civic Association meeting Wednesday, Nov. 20, to discuss community concerns, but the conversation turned to his June vote to end religious exemptions for vaccines. “You said […]

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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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