Summer Concerts At Francis Lewis Park

Come join the neighborhood at Francis Lewis Park located at 3rd avenue and 147th Street in Whitestone for concerts all summer long including Saturday July 24th (graphic has old date) at 7PM- Radio Daze The Best 80’s Party Band! Saturday August 7th at 7PM- Urban Rodeo Saturday September 25th at 7PM – Angelo Venuto Bring […]

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Town Meeting 1-20-2021 via Zoom!

Please join us for a virtual Town Hall Meeting onWednesday, January 20th at 7:00pm. Guest speakers are Senator John Liu and Commanding Officer John O’Connell, 109th Precinct. Registration is required.  Click on the link below to register.   You can register and attend the meeting from your smartphone, tablet or computer. Space is limited. Register ASAP! New […]

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WLW Newsletter January 2021

HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL! Save the Date! Virtual Civic Association Meeting Join us January 20th 2021 for a Virtual Civic Association Meeting via Zoom call. Guest Speakers will include the Commanding Officer of the 109th Precinct, Captain John L. O’Connell & New York State Senator John C. Liu. We Love Whitestone joins forces with local […]

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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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