104th to host community safety day in Glendale

The NYPD 104th precinct is hosting a community safety day in Glendale this July.

Today the precinct announced that the event, presented in conjunction with various NYPD departments, is going to take place on Monday, July 11 from 1-5:30 p.m. at the Glendale Yeshiva, 74-10 88th Street, Glendale.

Bring the whole family to climb the NYPD rock wall or take a bite out of crime with McGruff the Crime Dog.

See the flier below for more information:

Safety Day July 11 2016 Flyer



Become a personal trainer: Classes in Glendale

Become a NASM Certified Personal Trainer by taking classes in Glendale.




Jasiyah Bey, founder of Unified Sports Performance Training is offering professional instruction at his Glendale‬ training facility.


Here’s the process:

  • 80 hour course of online & practical (24 – 30 hours), hands on fitness education.
  • Meet every Friday for 8 weeks from 12PM – 3PM or 12PM – 4PM (For one – two classes only.
  • Cost: $2,000 per person; cost includes book, online study materials, hands on instruction & cost of exam.
  • Class Times: Every Friday, Orientation Class is from 1PM -2PM.
  • Unified Sports Performance Training 67-15 Central Ave. Glendale NY 11385



By obtaining a wealth of health & fitness knowledge, you will understand how the body works and how to maximize it’s potential. You will learn how to help others through instruction, passion, and motivation and make money doing it!


Call Coach Jasiyah Bey at (347)987-4867 or email him at Unifiedsportsperformance@gmail.com for more information. www.Unifiedsportsperformancetraining.com


104th Glendale Civilian Patrol celebrates 40th anniversay


The 104th Glendale Civilian Observation Patrol is celebrating 40 years of acting as the eyes and ears of the NYPD 104th with a party at Ridgewood’s Gottscheer Hall this weekend.

The event kicks off at 1 p.m. at Gottscheer Hall, 657 Fairview Ave, Ridgewood.

Tickets for the event are $40 for members and $55 for non-members. They’ll be available at the door. Call Jon Kablack at (917) 302-9484 to RSVP.

Read more about the group’s 40 year history and stories from past and present members in this week’s Glendale Register. 


Free Elder Law Seminar at Edison Place on Cooper Ave.

The Law Firm of Silvagni and Como is hosting a Free Elder Law Seminar at Edison Place Bar & Restaurant on Tuesday, May 24th.

The seminar will start at 11:30AM. Edison Place is located at 71-28 Cooper Ave. in Glendale, Queens.

5S5T_silvagniAttend the free seminar to learn about Elder Law and Estate Planning: How to protect your home and assets from nursing, home bills, and long term care expenses. How to avoid probate, living trusts, and more.

Giovanni P. Silvagni is an Elder Law Attorney with over 16 years of experience in the practice of Elder Law, Estate Planning and Estate Administration. He will be discussing the importance of planning to protect you and your family.

Call the law firm of Silvagni & Como at (718) 928-3355 to make a reservation.


Finback Brewery in Glendale celebrates second anniversary

378524cc2e6cc93b0280985a4922fd32_400x400Queens Beer Week is upcoming and it’s coinciding with a special celebration from Glendale’s Finback Brewery – a second birthday.

This Sunday, at 1 p.m., the brewery is tapping some special beers and celebrating two years of brewing some of the borough’s best beer. They’ll also be releasing Oscillation 4 in a can and BQExC in a bottle.

Throughout the day, pop-up food stand Gaddy Lane will be serving up delicious food.

Finback Brewery is located at 78-01 77th Ave. in Glendale. For more information about the event, check it out on Facebook.


ZIDE On Demand Car Wash offering special Mother’s Day prices to Glendale residents

Happy Mother’s Day weekend, Glendale! 

Want to treat your mom in a unique way?

Popular-cars-for-moms-Thinkstock-200488808-001ZIDE car care will pick up your mom’s car, get it washed and waxed, and bring it back to you at your convenience. ZIDE can also service your car: oil change, inspection, brake replacement… you name it, ZIDE does it.

ZIDE has over 1,000 customers in NYC, and their professional car care agents are fast, friendly, reliable.

Visit ZIDE’s website to see pricing.





Crowley announces District 30 PB winners


Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley announced the winners of 2o15 participatory budgeting in District 30 on Monday. The projects funded through the community vote are:

• Laptop Carts for Classrooms ($280,000) 1,546 votes – P.S./I.S. 49 and 119, and P.S. 87 and 153 will receive new laptop carts to make the latest technology more accessibly for students in the classroom.

• Computers, Equipment and Furniture ($36,000) 1,381 votes – Ridgewood Library and Maspeth Public Library will the recipients of more desktop computers along with equipment and furniture to accommodate the many individuals who visit the library on a daily basis, dependent on its resources.

• Operation Restroom Renovation ($420,000) 1,223 votes – Working and updated bathrooms are essential for the health and well-being of students. These renovations are to bathrooms in P.S./I.S. 49, P.S. 9 and P.S. 88, all schools that require and have not received recent restroom repairs or renovations.

• Smart Boards for Schools ($250,000) 1,146 votes – Fifteen smart boards, to be distributed between Grover Cleveland High School and P.S./I.S. 87, will allow for the integration of various technologies within the classroom to improve students’ learning experiences.

“I am thrilled by the feedback we received during Participatory Budgeting and the final projects the community decided on. Schools and libraries are the lifeblood of our communities and these improvements will benefit people of all ages,” Crowley said. “Thank you to everyone who voted, volunteered and helped see this process through until the very end. It’s the residents who know their neighborhoods the best, and together, we can build a stronger community.”

She will announce the projects and hold a “thank you,” party tonight in Ridgewood at Julia’s, 818 Woodward Avenue, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.



Craft market at Finback Brewary


Logo courtesy Finback on Twitter

Cook’s Arts & Crafts Shoppe is hosting a craft market at Finback Brewery, 78-01 77th Ave., on Sunday, April 24 from 1-6 p.m.

Confirmed vendors so far, according to the Facebook event are:

Wilk Apiary
Inca Styles
Leah Italian Apples
Joanne’s Soap and Candles
NY Treasure Box
Bow Wow Meow Cafe
Feels Like Butter
Room 55
Made by Brandsford
Plachi Plushies
Bows Beanies & More
Cook’s Arts & Crafts
SquirBird Handcrafts
Chi-Cho Sauce
Holidays Much More
Fran’s Crocheted Items
Angels Melted Pixels
Local brewed beer from Finback.

For more information, see the Facebook event posting.