All posts tagged "Queens"

  • Leaders of Korean Community Services of Metropolitan New York and the Korean Road Runners Club promote upcoming three-mile marathons to raise money for a new mental health clinic.
    NY Korean American orgs plan marathon to raise funds for health clinic

    By The Korea Times New York staff Korean Community Services of Metropolitan New York is preparing two three-mile “Healthy Body, Healthy Mind” running and walking fundraiser marathons with the Korean Road Runners Club next month. The first...

    • Posted July 17, 2015
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  • Queens Korean man falls from ladder, dies

    A fall from a ladder while pruning a tree at a Flushing, Queens, parking lot June 8 killed a Korean American man. Identified as Kim, 64, the man was on a ladder working alone when he fell....

    • Posted June 17, 2015
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  • A booth worker sells kimchi jeon to customers at the World's Fair Anniversary Festival in Queens Sunday.
    Korean food inside NY World’s Fair

    Korean cuisine found enthusiasts at the World’s Fair Anniversary Festival held inside Flushing Meadows Corona Park in Queens Sunday. The festival, opened in celebration of the 50th and 75th anniversaries of the city’s World’s Fairs, invited people...

    • Posted June 8, 2015
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  • Students from Goshen Korean language school came out to participate in the childen’s art contest Saturday. (Korea Times)
    Queens children’s art contest draws crowd of 600

    By The Korea Times New York staff A children’s art contest took place inside Kissena Park in Queens, N.Y., Saturday. Held by the Korea Times for the 39th time and sponsored by Hanyang Mart and Morning Glory,...

    • Posted May 11, 2015
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  • (Lee Kyung-ha/Korea Times)
    NY Milal hosts disability awareness event

    The Milal Mission in New York held a walking event for the disabled inside the Korean Church of Queens Saturday. About 100 gathered for a talent show and to promote disability awareness.  

    • Posted April 27, 2015
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  • Lee Geum-an
    Queens vegetable stand owner to receive prime minister’s citation

    By The Korea Times New York staff A Queens vegetable stand owner with a big heart will receive a Prime Minister’s Citation. Lee Geum-an, 87, has run a vegetable stand in Flushing, N.Y., for 16 years, rain...

    • Posted January 9, 2015
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  • "A Happy New Year That Changed My Life" inside Glen Oaks' All Nations Church in Queens, N.Y., Sunday.
    Korean celebrities perform musical in NY for charity

    A handful of Korean celebrities participated in a musical performance to help build an orphanage in Haiti Sunday inside a Queens church. The musical, titled “A Happy New Year That Changed My Life,” starred Pyo In-bong, Kim...

    • Posted January 5, 2015
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