Queens Chronicle

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Queens Chronicle
TypeWeekly newspaper
Founder(s)Susan Merzon
PublisherMark Weidler
FoundedNovember 1978
HeadquartersRego Park, New York
Circulation160,000 (400,000 readers)
OCLC number55768832

The Queens Chronicle is a free weekly newspaper based in the New York City neighborhood of Rego Park, Queens. It was founded in November 1978 as The Paper by Susan Merzon.[1]

In 1984, it expanded beyond its Howard Beach constituency and was renamed the Queens Chronicle.[2] In 1994, the paper's offices suffered a devastating fire.[1]

The Chronicle has nine separate editions for various regions of Queens. Every Thursday, new editions of the Chronicle are distributed at more than 950 locations throughout the borough. As of May 2015, the Chronicle publishes nine different weekly papers with a total circulation of 160,000, reaching 400,000 readers.[3]


  1. ^ a b "Queens Chronicle - Queens Chronicle 30th Anniversary Publisher's Message". Zwire.com. November 13, 2008. Retrieved April 29, 2010.
  2. ^ Weidler, Mark. Queens Chronicle 30th Anniversary Publisher's Message, November 13, 2008.
  3. ^ http://www.qchron.com/site/about/

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