Events

Dragon Boat Racing in August

The Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival kicked off at Flushing Meadows Lake on Saturday, August 13, with heated dragon boat races, live performances, free gifts and food. Although a Chinese festival, the event highlighted the beauty of New York as people of all backgrounds enjoyed the event, even dragon boating itself. Here are some pictures … Continue reading

Travel

New World Mall

Flushing is always changing. When we thought that the addition of Flushing Mall and Queens Crossing to the many mini-malls and individual shops was enough, we find the construction of yet another shopping complex. This is New World Mall, a modern, glass structure spanning an area between Roosevelt Ave. and Main St. Boldly colored signs … Continue reading