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Southeastern Queens glides into summer with skate festivals hosted by local leaders


Jun. 11, 2024 By Athena Dawson Southeastern Queens residents have skated through June at two exciting skate festivals hosted by Council Member Nantasha Williams (D-27) and State Senator Leroy Comrie (D-14). The festivals, in collaboration with the NYC Parks Department, saw residents of all ages hit the pavement at the Delphin H. Greene Playground in Cambria Heights…
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Council Member Nantasha Williams hosts inaugural ‘Lets Go Green’ event in St. Albans


May. 29, 2024 By Athena Dawson Council Member Nantasha Williams (D-27) hosted the inaugural “Let’s Go Green Celebration” at Roy Wilkins Park in St. Albans on Saturday, May 25. The event brought together hundreds of community members and environmental advocates for a day filled with educational and family-friendly activities. The celebration aimed to raise awareness…
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Rep. Meeks assures Cambria Heights: Vacant Rite Aid will not become a shelter


May. 1, 2024 By Athena Dawson U.S. Rep. Gregory Meeks (D-5) addressed residents’ concerns during a Queens Community Board 13 virtual meeting on Thursday, Apr. 29. He assured the Cambria Heights community that the vacant Rite Aid at 222-14 Linden Blvd. would not be converted into a shelter. This announcement comes after weeks of active…
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Council Member Williams announces $7.7M renovation for Cambria Heights playground


Oct. 17, 2023 By Bill Parry Students from P.S. 176 were thrilled to learn that their Delphin H. Greene Playground in Cambria Heights will undergo a nearly $8 million renovation. Council Member Nantasha Williams and Queens Borough President Donovan Richards announced the extreme makeover , on Oct. 12 and presented the youngsters with two oversized…
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