Storytelling in Queens

Storytelling in Queens

Originally published in Voices of NY . Queens Documented from Voices of NY on Vimeo. It was standing room only as the audience listened to people’s real-life stories: escaping the Taliban via their dad’s wrestling scholarship, creating a punk band with undocumented...
Legos Come to Life at Atlas Park

Legos Come to Life at Atlas Park

Originally published in Forum. A boy shouted out, “Holy Cow,” as the motor-powered Lego model he just helped build started to come alive with its gears moving suddenly. Bricks 4 Kidz group launched a free summer program inside the Shops at Atlas Park to build up...
Summer Sundays at the Park Begins

Summer Sundays at the Park Begins

Originally published in Queens Chronicle. The Jackson Heights Orchestra kicked off the annual Summer Sundays at the Park concert series last week, drawing a crowd of people to the play street by Travers Park. The series, organized by the Jackson Heights Beautification...