People Of Southeast Queens: March 10-16, 2017

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Throwback Thursdays – Hollis Hills Development: This is an early twentieth view of Hollis Hills as it was being first developed. It is a part of Queens Village, bounded by Springfield Boulevard, Grand Central Parkway, Hollis Hills Terrace and Kingsbury Avenue. It has since become an affluent, predominately African American community with a medium income in excess of $70,000 and homes that go for $1.5 million. If you have historical photos or postcards you would like to share with the PRESS of Southeast Queens, send them to us by mail at PRESS of Southeast Queens c/o Throwback Thursday, 150-50 14th Rd., Whitestone, NY 11357. Or you can email them to editor@queenstribune.com or Tweet us @QueensTrib with the hashtag #TBT

Several Southeast Queens students have been named to the dean’s list at Colgate University for the fall 2016 semester, including Queens Village’s Ruby Chung (a member of the class of 2018), St. Albans’ Allan Edwards (a member of the class of 2017) and Alanna McFall (a member of the class of 2017). To make the list, students must achieve a 3.3 grade point average and be enrolled in at least three classes.

Morrisville State College has named Southeast Queens students to its dean’s list for the fall 2016 semester, including Cambria Heights’ Jahmila Scott and Sadiq Carrington, St. Albans’ Leon Williams and Jamel Foster, Rosedale’s Tramia Slay and Jamaica’s Elijohn Moses Durant, Brianna Cadet, Naveen Seth, Askia Herbert and Atia Livingston. To be placed on the list, students must achieve a 3.0 grade point average and complete a minimum of 12 credit hours.

Several Southeast Queens students have been added to Loyola University Maryland’s dean’s list for the fall 2016 semester, including Queens Village’s Marla Clendenin (class of 2017) and Breezy Point’s Thomas Bellettiere (class of 2017) and Brian GaNun (class of 2019). To make the list, students must achieve a 3.5 grade point average and be enrolled for a minimum of 15 credit hours.

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