Category : Informs

Jazz Tracks Fall Walking Tour – September 2018

This walking tour will include transportation to various locations throughout Corona East Elmhurst.  We are including a lunch during the tour which is included in your ticket price.  Seats are limited, so make sure you book your tickets early.  Click on the button below to buy your ticket to this…

Have you read Harold and the Purple Crayon?

Join us to Save Harold’s House!!!   “But, luckily, he kept his wits and his purple crayon.” ― Crockett Johnson, Harold and the Purple Crayon A building on 39th Avenue (104-11) was the childhood home of David Johnson Leisk, who used the pen name of Crockett Johnson. Crockett Johnson was…

The Giant Rock **UPDATE**

Update! Thanks to the response from the General Manager, John Reynolds, at the LaGuardia Plaza Hotel and Jim Norris, General Manager at the Hampton Inn New York – LaGuardia Airport, the plaque will be changed. Through the efforts of CEEHPS along with current and former  Corona-East Elmhurst residents, the beloved…

Our Fall Walking Tour – A LITTLE BIT OF JESUS, A LITTLE BIT OF JAZZ, SOME HISTORY, AND SOME Authentic ETHNIC EATS

CEEHPS Took to the Streets! In the afternoon on the day of our annual meeting, CEEHPS conducted our first Fall Walking Tour and it was a great success!  A LITTLE BIT OF JESUS, A LITTLE BIT OF JAZZ, SOME HISTORY, AND SOME Authentic ETHNIC EATS. We explored the Corona-East Elmhurst neighborhoods…

Corona East Elmhurst Historic Preservation Society Launches

CEEHPS LAUNCH RECEPTION October 9, 2015, the Corona East Elmhurst Historic Preservation Society invited the community to the Langston Hughes Library and Cultural Center, 100-01 Northern Boulevard, Corona, to CEEHPS’ Launch Reception. Community leaders, residents, and elected officials were treated to “A Taste” of things to come.        

Great News!

CEEHPS Founding Board Members, Linda Jacob and Fearonce La Lande on NY1 with Angi Gonzalez.  http://www.ny1.com/nyc/queens/week-in-review/2015/10/2/new-historial-society-forms-to-preserve-corona-east-elmhurst-history.html

Ditmars Boulevard

Originally Ditmars Avenue, Ditmars Boulevard begins at the intersection with the East River in Astoria at the corner of Shore Boulevard just north of Astoria Park. It continues east until it reaches the western edge of LaGuardia Airport stopping  at the intersection of 81st and 82nd Street north of Bowery…