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Residents Find Ways to Beat The Heat

Residents Find Ways to Beat The Heat

High temperatures weren’t the only numbers tempting the record books during last week’s oppressive heat wave. According to Con Edison, New York’s energy use broke…

Koch Endorses Turner

Koch Endorses Turner

The September 13 special election to be held to replace former Congressman Anthony Weiner is, according to former New York City Mayor Ed Koch, something…

DOE Fumbles Education Council Election

DOE Fumbles Education Council Election

A mismanaged election for Community Education Council (CEC) representatives earlier this summer is still reverberating throughout Queens. Amid reports of dismal voter turnout and one…

Sheehan Trial Date to be Set on Friday

Sheehan Trial Date to be Set on Friday

Supreme Court Justice Robert Mcgann, newly assigned to the Barbara Sheehan murder case, announced on Tuesday that the court will reconvene on Friday to give…

Weprin Refocuses Debate on Social Services

Weprin Refocuses Debate on Social Services

David Weprin, the Democratic candidate for Congress in the 9th Congressional District, visited a Forest Hills senior center on Tuesday to talk about the importance…

Walder Resigns as MTA Chief

Walder Resigns as MTA Chief

In a surprising move last week, MTA CEO Jay Walder announced he is leaving the organization effective October 21. Walder accepted a position as the…