Opinion

Editorial: August: Peak Accident Month

Editorial: August: Peak Accident Month

PHOTO:  Photo Courtesy of the Mayor’s Office   Year-round, south Queens sees its fair share of vehicular accidents on highways and residential streets alike. Nationwide,…

Editorial: The Legacy of the Library

Editorial: The Legacy of the Library

Galante stole from children when he lined his pockets with skimmings from the Queens Library. City Comptroller Scott Stringer’s “Audit Report on the Financial and…

Editorial: Thwarting the Zombies

Editorial: Thwarting the Zombies

PHOTO:  Photo Courtesy of Mark Lobo Photography, Flickr.com   For the last few years, there’ve been far too many zombies lurking around. Zombie properties, we…

Editorial: A Memorable Nuisance

Editorial: A Memorable Nuisance

“People have short term memory,” said a source for this week’s story on increased airplane noise in Howard Beach. She went on to explain that…

Editorial:  Deliver Us

Editorial: Deliver Us

It’s that time again, that special season that comes once every four years: presidential hopefuls are making their big announcements, sometimes to large booming crowds,…

Editorial: Not Just Books

Editorial: Not Just Books

Photo: Glendale Public Library, Queens. Courtesy of pinterest.com When’s the last time you visited your local library? If it’s been more than a few years, you probably…

Editorial:  With Resignation

Editorial: With Resignation

This week, Sepp Blatter resigned as president of FIFA, amid an ongoing investigation into improprieties the organization and its executives allegedly committed over a 25-year…

Editorial: Let’s Be Careful Out There

Editorial: Let’s Be Careful Out There

Let’s be careful out there. For those of our readers too young to remember Hill Street Blues, that’s a reference to Sergeant Phil Esterhaus’ morning…

Editorial: In Memoriam

Editorial: In Memoriam

Memorial Day, despite its somber significance, has come to be a celebratory event.  The timing coincides with the unofficial start of the summer season, sales…

Editorial: COP or COP-out?

The Forum has been under attack this week by supporters of HBCOP, whom our publisher wrote about last week as having misinformed the public on…