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July 16, 2009/TIMES LEDGER
Plans Underway to Restore Prospect Cemetery
By IVAN PEREIRA

July 7, 2009/DAILY NEWS
Old, Ragged Cemetery Gets New Life
By JOHN LAUINGER
$1.2M in funds raised to restore burial ground from Colonial era.

May 28, 2009/amNewYork
Cemeteries Dying From Neglect
By ROLANDO PUJOL

May 11, 2009/QUEENS COURIER
Greater Jamaica Development Corporation Receives the Excellence in Historic Preservation Award

October 2, 2008/DAILY NEWS
Historic Jamaica Chapel Reopens after Restoration
By IVAN PEREIRA
151-year-old building refurbished to house performance space, renamed after jazz great Illinois Jacquet.

September 22, 2008/DAILY NEWS-Queens
Restored From Ruin, A 19th Century Chapel Comes Back to Life
By NICHOLAS HIRSHON
Light and life have returned to The Chapel of the sisters in Jamaica after a $700,000 restoration project renewed the once-forlorn structure as well as an adjoining cemetery.

September 23, 2008/DAILY NEWS
Sisterly Love In Jamaica
By NICHOLAS HIRSHON
Restored from ruin, a 19th century chapel comes back to life.

June 14, 2008/NY TIMES
A Father's Tribute to Three Dead Daughters is Restored
By DAVID W. DUNLAP
There were once — but far too briefly — three sisters from Jamaica, Queens. It is not necessary to imagine how profoundly the deaths of three of his four daughters affected their father, for there is a three-dimensional testament.

July 12, 2007/QUEENS CHRONICLE
Forgotten Dead...Putting Life Back Into A Graveyard
By THERESA JUVA
The symphony of buzzing insects and warbling birds is the soundtrack to the story of Prospect Cemetery. Founded in 1668, the 4.5-acre graveyard in Jamaica is the final resting place of the borough’s most famous families. But today, the memory of the Van Wycks, Sutphins and Merricks and Revolutionary War veterans have disappeared underneath thick and thorny vegetation.

April 4, 2007
Groundbreaking For The Chapel Restoration
The Conservancy celebrated the groundbreaking for the restoration of the landmark Chapel of the Sisters at Prospect Cemetery in Jamaica, Queens, on April 4, 2007.

March 22, 2004/NY TIMES
At a Legendary Cemetery, a Rare Look Behind the Gates

By ROBERT F. WORTH

September 30, 2003/NEWSDAY
Restoring Former Glory To Timeworn Graveyard

BY MARC FERRIS