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Queens Library Boss Expensed Mets Memorabilia, Maroon 5 Tickets: Audit

Thomas Galante used library funds for Maroon 5 concert tickets and Mets great Mookie Wilson's autograph.

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Village Restaurant Raises Money to Combat Child Hunger

Left Bank will donate half of its food sales to the No Kid Hungry Campaign on Sept. 8. 

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Queens Library Trustees Sue Melinda Katz to Get Their Jobs Back

The six plaintiffs said their removal was “unconstitutional.”

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Queens Program Gives Second Chance to Teens in Trouble With the Law

The program marks its 15th anniversary at the Queens Library this week.

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8 Queens Library Trustees Removed Amid Investigations

Queens Borough President said the trustees “fail to perform their duties."

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Cuomo Signs Bill Boosting Oversight of Queens Library

The bill requires financial disclosure from key executives at the Queens Library.

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Video Game Design, Free Food Coming to Queens Libraries This Summer

The Queens Library will also offer reading series' for kids and teens.

Jackson Heights »

Jackson Heights Library Set to Temporarily Close for Repairs

Readers can visit other Queens Library branches during the two day closure.

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Kool Herc, Marley Marl to Participate In Monthlong Hip-Hop Festival

The early days of hip-hop in the borough are being celebrated at Queens Library branches.

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Stringer Plans to Audit All of City's Public Libraries

The comptroller announced the audit Wednesday, amid a controversy over the Queens Library's spending.

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Van Bramer Calls for Oversight Hearing on Queens Library

The call comes after media reports about the library president's salary and a $140,000 office renovation.

Corona »

LeFrak City Library Getting 24-Hour Book-Return Kiosks

Exterior kiosks will be installed during the week-long closure.

Forest Hills »

Library-Goers Get to Vote for Lincoln Center Performances in Queens

Patrons can vote online for Lincoln Center shows they want to see.

Rego Park »

CB6 Pushes for Expansion of Rego Park Library Amid Boom in Demand

The Rego Park branch is one of the most heavily used in the Queens library system.