Here are the winners of the Queens Chronicle’s “How Lucky Can You Get?” trivia contest:
1st PRIZE: Lisa Russo of Howard Beach winner of TWO COMPLIMENTARY WEEKS “SUMMER CAMP AT KEW FOREST SCHOOL” located at 119-17 Union Tpke. in Forest Hills. ($950 VALUE) PLUS: $100 GIFT CERTIFICATE to DEE’S RESTAURANT located at 107-23 Metropolitan Avenue in Forest Hills.
2nd PRIZE: Ann Ponce of Rego Park winner of 3 MONTHS OF UNLIMITED CLASSES at BAMBOOMOVES – YOGA, DANCE, TAI CHI, CAPOEIRA
107-40 Queens Blvd., Suite 206, Forest Hills. ($327 VALUE)
3rd PRIZE: Ivy Hammer of Rego Park winner of a $100 GIFT CERTIFICATE to VERANDA RESTAURANT located at 208-01 Northern Boulevard in Bayside
4th PRIZE: Carla Capizzi of Woodside winner of a $100 GIFT CERTIFICATE to SPOLINI'S RESTAURANT located at 116-25 Metropolitan Avenue in Kew Gardens
The drawing took place at the Cross Island YMCA in Bellerose. The winners were picked by YMCA members and Executive Director, Dana Feinberg and Jamé Cohn, Communications
& Fund Development Director and Holiday Camp Kids.
ANSWERS to the April "How Lucky Can You Get?” Trivia Contest
1. What was the original name of the area now called Flushing,
New York? Vlissingen - year 1643
2. What Queens’ resident was the fi rst African American woman
to earn a Ph.D. in chemistry? Marie Maynard Daly
3. What Queens’ native was the founder of a large cosmetics
company that continues to bear her name? Estee Lauder
Look for our next exciting contest in The Queens Chronicle on April 8th, 2010.