What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   LOCAL NEWS - QUEENS

     Home  >  Articles  >  Local News - Queens

search articles
search by
search by
    

AppleTree Day Care Expands It’s Leaning Center
AppleTree Day Care Center, located in Bayside, recently expanded it's learning center to include two more classrooms to accommodate a larger number of children. (read the story...)

Small Amusement Park to Open on Staten Island
New York Carousel, which operates Fantasy Forest at Flushing Meadows Carousel and the Forest Park Carousel, is finishing construction on Fantasy Shore, a small amusement park on Staten Island. New York Carousel has also added new features to its two carousels in Queens. (read the story...)

Queens Library to Serve Free Summer Meals to Kids
Twenty two Queens Library locations will be serving free Summer Meals to children and teens 18 years and younger, every Monday through Friday, June 27-Aug. 29. Summer Reading will be in full swing with plenty of free fun for all ages, as well. (read the story...)

Baby Boom at New York City Zoos
NYC zoos welcomed several newborn baby animals this spring, including baby baboons in Brooklyn, a pair of gorilla babies and four lion cubs in the Bronx, a tiny pudu in Queens, and snow leopards and a white-necked crane chick in Central Park Zoo. (read the story...)

Bayview Swim Club Expands Children’s Party Offerings
Bayview Swim Club, a family pool club located in Bayside, recently expanded its birthday party packages, while still keeping packages affordable. The swim club also has basketball and paddleball courts, slides, and a lawn area. It also employs qualified lifeguards. (read the story...)

Auburndale JEI Learning Center Offers Brain Safari
JEI Learning Center Auburndale, an academic enrichment center in Queens, now offers Brain Safari for children in first through fifth grades. Brain Safari strengthens logical and analytical reasoning. (read the story...)

Astoria DAP-Based Preschool to Open in September
Blue Apple Early Childhood Learning Center, an Astoria preschool, aims to open for its first class in September. The Queens preschool's curriculum is aligned with the Common Core Standards. (read the story...)

Cookies The Kids Department Store Expands Jamaica Location
Cookies The Kids Department Store in Jamaica, Queens recently expanded its location. The kids department store offers clothes, furniture, and toys. (read the story...)

Home Medical Equipment Provider Moves to Kissena Boulevard
Silvercare, which provides patients with customized braces and other home medical equipment, recently moved to a new location on Kissena Boulevard. (read the story...)

Further Music Studio Moves to New Location
Further Music Studio, which offers music lessons in Queens, recently moved to a new location in Forest Hills. The studio offers piano, violin, and guitar lessons, as well as voice lessons. The studio also boasts the most affordable music lessons in New York City. (read the story...)

Math-Only Learning Center Opens Astoria Location
Mathnasium, an international chain of year-round math learning centers, recently opened a location in Astoria. The center creates individualized learning plans for students to build a strong foundation in math, and aims to “make math make sense.” Tutors utilize the Mathnasium Method to teach children with various tactics. (read the story...)

Fidelis Care Opens Ridgewood Community Office
New York state health insurance provider Fidelis Care recently opened a community office in Ridgewood. Fidelis Care aims to make its services accessible to the communities it serves. (read the story...)

Flushing Town Hall Reopens After Renovation for Spring 2014 Season
Flushing Town Hall reopened March 14 after a five-month renovation. With a fresh look, the theater kicked off its spring 2014 season, which will include many family-friendly performances and festivals. (read the story...)

Aim High Speech and Occupational Therapy Services is Now Hiring an OT
The speech therapists at Aim High Speech and Occupational Therapy Services are currently hiring an occupational therapist. The Forest Hills therapy center offers speech therapy services, as well as bilingual therapy services, including Russian-English and Spanish-English. (read the story...)

Blue Man Group Expands Birthday Party Package
Blue Man Group, which combines music, technology, and comedy for a theatrical experience, recently added to its birthday party offerings. The Blue Man Group birthday party now includes the opportunity to have cake in the lobby before the show. The unique birthday party in Manhattan is suitable for all ages. (read the story...)

Young NYC Tennis Players Set a Guinness World Record in Queens
More than 400 young tennis players from across NYC set a Guinness World Record on March 2 for the largest tennis lesson, which they played at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, Queens. (read the story...)

Manhattan-Based Tax Consultant Opens Forest Hills Location
Manhattan-based Empire Tax Professionals recently opened an office in Forest Hills. The tax consultants firm specializes in family and child care taxes and offers tax return help for parents who are filing. (read the story...)

Little Neck Orthodontist Uses New Scanner for Better Results
Caliper Orthodontics, an orthodontist office in Little Neck, recently implemented a new technology for better results. The Invisalign provider in Queens uses the iTero scanner to create better fitting aligners for patients. (read the story...)

Bayside Center Specializes in Infant and Preschool Care
Bayside preschool and day care center, Little Apple Preschool, recently opened. The preschool offers infant, toddler, young preschool, and preschool age groups and teaches using a creative curriculum, including dance, art, and yoga. The day care center offers a diverse community for children. (read the story...)

Title Boxing Club Pilots Accommodate Teachers, Children
Title Boxing Club, a fitness center in Forest Hills that offers boxing, kickboxing, and personal training, is piloting two programs: one targeted toward teachers and one for kids. (read the story...)

Family-Friendly Movie Theater Revamps Seating
Family-friendly movie theater Movieworld Cinemas in Douglaston recently replaced its old seating to make the movie-watching experience more comfortable. The theater offers competitive rates on tickets and snacks. The cinema also hosts children’s birthday parties, as well as private screenings for groups, such as schools and camps. (read the story...)

Paint Your Own Pottery at Bayside Studio
Bayside creative studio Mud Genius recently opened, offering paint-your-own pottery and ceramics. The Queens studio offers Ladies’ Night Out on Thursdays and will soon offer Kids’ Night Out on Fridays. (read the story...)

Fitness Studio Helps People ‘Live Life in Quality’
Sisters Crystal and Aphrodite Varellas aim to help people 'live life in quality' at their College Point fitness studio TOPshape Health & Fitness. The fitness studio in Queens also offer classes for kids and adults, as well as a mommy and me class. (read the story...)

Sage Music School Opens Second Location in Greenpoint
Sage Music, a music school based in Queens, recently opened a music school in Brooklyn. Sage Music offers guitar, violin, cello, piano, and voice lessons and uses traditional music instruction combined with psychology, holistic approaches to health and well-being, and communal creativity. (read the story...)

Music Conservatory Opens Second Location
The Performing Arts Conservatory of New York, which was originally located in Jackson Heights, recently opened its second location in Elmhurst. The Performing Arts Conservatory of New York offers after-school classes to children in Queens, including drama, music, and dance. The conservatory also offers introduction to music classes for preschoolers, as well as Spanish classes. (read the story...)


Result Page:  « Previous   (1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9)   Next »


Basketworks/Chocolateworks
611 Jericho Turnpike
Syosset, NY
516-367-9200
Looking for a delicious gift, a super fun birthday...

Condors Swimming Club
845-638-4381
From learning the basics to competing at national ...

Atlantic Acting School
76 Ninth Ave., Suite 537
New York, NY
212-691-5919
NYC's acclaimed Atlantic Acting School has taught ...

Kent Prep
194-11A Northern Blvd.
Bayside, NY
718-423-5757
Based upon a model of early immersion in academic ...

Doris M. Aptekar, PhD
School Psychologist/Bilingual Psychologist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor
NY
516-484-6351
It's your life; choose a goal and make it yours. G...

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2015 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE