Liz Smith: Marlo Thomas triumphs, 'Sex Tape' flops and Ann-Margret still sizzles
SPEAKING OF sex, movies centering on that theme can be fun or frolicsome or tiresome or unpalatable.
Beyonce and Jay Z split? From secret relationship to public declarations - their love story
They're one of the most well known celebrity couples on the planet - but where did it all begin for the king and queen of hip-hop? Shawn Corey Carter and BeyoncA© Giselle Knowles first clapped eyes on each other in 2001 but it wasn't until a year later, when they collaborated on hit track Bonnie & Clyde, that sparks really started to fly.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Frank Thomas: 2 MVP Seasons for the White Sox
Jul 14, 2013; Flushing, NY, USA; MLB former player Frank Thomas hits a home run during the 2013 All Star Legends and Celebrity softball game at Citi Field.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Rock Hill Herald
Jay White recreated bike ride from Rock Hill to Flushing N.Y. with just one gear.
Jay White stands with "Old Betsy II," a one-speed cruiser bike at Rock Hill's Velodrome on Saturday.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
The Real Deal
Request for proposals goes out for downtown Flushing project
The Department of Housing has put out a request for proposals for a downtown Flushing residential development that would include affordable units and be built on a municipal lot.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Today in Rock: July 16
On this day in 1955 Elvis Presley makes his first appearance on the national charts as "Baby, Let's Play House" enters the Cash Box country charts at number 15. On this day in 1969 The Beatles ' "The Ballad Of John And Yoko" goes gold.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
37th Annual NYC 'Queensboro' Arm Wrestling Championships Set for 8/9
The New York Arm Wrestling Association will present the 37th Annual NYC 'Queensboro' Arm Wrestling Championships at Cheap Shots Sports Bar Saturday, August 9, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. .
The Jersey Journal
Engagement Announcement: Stephanie Kern to wed Denis Gomes
Stephen and Rosemary Kern of Raritan Township announce the engagement of their daughter, Stephanie, to Denis Gomes of North Brunswick.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
New York Daily News
New ways to bike, boat and eat at Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Visitors at Flushing Meadows Corona Park check out the new bike and boat rental offerings at Ederle Terrace on Meadow Lake.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Faith and Fear in Flushing
This is a Test
Faith and Fear in Flushing made its debut on Feb. 16, 2005, the brainchild of two longtime friends and lifelong Met fans.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Defense lawyer: Dr. Stan Li not reckless or criminal in how he distributed pain killers
Accused pain-prescription peddler Dr. Stan Li may have been negligent and gullible but he wasn't depraved, reckless or criminal, a defense lawyer argued as summations began Wednesday at the manslaughter trial of Haven Drug gunman David Laffer's pain doctor.
The Vermont Standard
William Calkins Obituary, 85
Services for Captain William C. Calkins, 85, who died on July 6, will be held in accordance with their request, Bill and Genie will be interred together in a private family ceremony at the Plymouth Notch Cemetery.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Korean Cosmetics Brand Has a Regrettable Ad for Skin Cream
If you happen to walk by the department store at New Koreatown Plaza on 159-10 Northern Blvd. in Flushing, N.Y., you might be surprised to see this ad in the shop window: Yes, that is a real advertisement, from Korean cosmetics brand ElishaCoy, casually asking shoppers a loaded question: Do you wanna be white? ElishaCoy is a "European styled ... (more)
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Meet New Friends As a Solo Traveler
Kembell Huyke, 74, of Flushing, N.Y., retired as a banker 11 years ago-and now he's seeing the world.
Silicon Alley Insider
A Korean Skincare Brand Wants To Know If You Would Rather Be White
A Korean cosmetic company, Elisha Coy, is promoting its latest line of beauty products by asking people a pretty shocking question.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Jason Soleimani of Old Westbury among 4 killed in July Fourth Miami boat collision
Miami officials said Jason Soleimani of Old Westbury was among several people killed on July 4, 2014 in a crash involving three boats.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Police deny that they damaged a car
"This is the car two detectives hit last night right after a stop and frisk. It's in front of 43-14 Bowne Street, Flushing between Cherry Ave and 45th Ave. The NYPD has yet to show up.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
We are in full-blown music festival mode, and while we could focus all day on the megafests like Lollapalooza, I wanted to shed some light on a lesser known.
Departing 112th Precinct Commander Oversaw 2 Years Without a Single Murder
After more than two years at the helm of the 112th Precinct , in which not a single murder was recorded, Commanding Officer Capt.
The Village Voice
How to Have a Tasty NYC Staycation
Summers empty out our fair city on the weekends, and why wouldn't that be the case? Dozens of picturesque beaches and towns are a short train ride away.