The Juniper Park Civic Association - Serving Middle Village & Maspeth Since 1938
Serving Middle Village and Maspeth since 1938.
Next Meeting: Thursday, October 24, 2019 @ 7:30:00 PM   Location: Our Lady of Hope Cafeteria

JPCA honors FDNY Captain Brian P. Gill

At JPCA's September general membership meeting, President Tony Nunziato and First VP and retired FDNY member John Killcommons presented FDNY Captain Brian P. Gill, a Middle Village resident assigned to Ladder Company 47 in the Bronx, with our Hero Award.

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No Garbage, Recycling or Organic Collection, nor Street Cleaning on Columbus Day, Monday, October 14, 2019

The New York City Department of Sanitation announced that in observance of Columbus Day, there will be no garbage, recycling, or organics collection, nor street cleaning on Monday, October 14, 2019.

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JPCA Membership Meeting October 24

The Juniper Park Civic Association will be holding its October 2019 membership meeting on Thursday October 24, 2019. New members are welcome. We will hear from the NYPD about crime statistics, incidents and prevention and discuss other civic business.

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Meet the original Mets

There has been increased interest in the history of the New York Mets as the team this year celebrates the 50th anniversary of its 1969 miracle season. So, we thought you'd like to know about their very first championship and who originally was responsible for it.

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Cooper Ave homeless shelter meeting Oct 7

Community Board 5 will be holding a public hearing on the Cooper Avenue homeless shelter on Monday, October 7, 2019 at Christ the King High School at 7:30pm. Please call (718) 366-1834 for more information or to pre-register to testify.

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Homeless men removed from Holiday Inn Express

The Holiday Inn Express, located at 59-40 55th Road in Maspeth, has been vacated by the NYC Department of Homeless Services and Acacia Network. There had been up to 200 homeless single men housed at the hotel since 2016.

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A night out at K Rico

One of the perks of manning the Juniper Berry mailbox is that you get invited to all sorts of interesting events. When my presence was requested at a renowned Manhattan steakhouse, I knew I just couldn't resist.

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Call for entries at the Queens County Fair

The Queens County Farm Museum is calling on all artists, crafters, gardeners, bakers, jam makers, and livestock enthusiasts to register for the annual Blue Ribbon Competition at the 37th Annual Queens County Fair.

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Itís that time of year again

It's likely that you've noticed the presence of web-like structures in trees in your yard, in our parks and lining our streets. Those mini-tents are the work of a creature known as the Fall Webworm.

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JPCA Poll

Do you agree that congestion pricing is what is needed to fix the MTA?
Yes
No
I don't know