All posts tagged "Queens"

  • The Korean American Presbyterian Church of Queens in New York handed out fruit baskets to local shelters and organizations in time for the holidays Thursday.
    NY Korean American community begins holiday sharing

    By The Korea Times New York staff The New York Korean American community is joining in on end-of-the-year charity efforts. The Korean American Presbyterian Church of Queens delivered 150 fruit baskets to about 20 local fire stations,...

    • Posted December 14, 2015
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  • Representatives from the Korean Education Center of New York and Queens Library agreed Thursday to begin Korean language classes once a week at the library.
    Queens public library to begin free Korean classes

      The Korean Education Center of New York reached an agreement with Queens Library in Flushing Thursday to offer free Korean-language lessons once a week. Classes will begin Oct. 16 and be held every Friday from 4...

    • Posted October 9, 2015
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  • From left: KCS President Kim Kwang-suk, Director Annie Shin, committee members Yoon Young-jae, John Kim
    Queens Korean community services looks to open $8 million center

    By The Korea Times New York staff Queens Koreans may soon have a community center to call their own. Korean Community Services of Metropolitan New York is pushing forward with its plans to install an $8 million...

    • Posted September 25, 2015
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  • Members of Korean American Senior Citizens
    NY senior citizens group delivers rice to needy

    By The Korea Times New York staff A New York Korean American senior citizens group is sharing goodwill this Chuseok — Korea’s moon festival — by delivering rice to the needy. Homeless shelters, churches and community centers...

    • Posted September 25, 2015
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  • New York State Assemblyman Ron Kim holds down a purse snatcher Thursday in downtown Flushing after tackling the thief.
    Korean American Queens legislator tackles street purse snatcher

    Purse snatchers of New York, watch out for your district assemblyman — Ron Kim (D-Flushing), the state legislature’s first-ever Korean American member, chased and caught a thief on the streets of downtown Flushing last week. The assemblyman reportedly...

    • Posted September 21, 2015
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  • Queens Library and National Library of Korea leaders agreed on an MOU Thursday to bring Korea-related materials to Queens through 2019.
    Libraries sign MoU to expand Korean collection in Queens

    By the Korea Times New York staff Queens Library and the National Library of Korea shook hands on a Memorandum of Understanding Thursday to continue bringing Korean content to the “Window on Korea” collection in Queens, New...

    • Posted September 4, 2015
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    Queens Koreatown plaza project faces opposition

    A proposed project in Queens for a Koreatown Plaza has hit a roadblock. The project, slated to be located at Leonard Square on Northern Boulevard and 156th Street, has been met with resistance from the local Broadway-Flushing...

    • Posted August 6, 2015
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