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Richard Allen Pearlman Remembered

Richard Allen Pearlman Remembered

Richard Allen Pearlman had a simple mission. To help people. Whatever. However. Wherever. Whenever. His commitment to helping was put to the ultimate test on…

Howard Beach Street Needs Makeover

Howard Beach Street Needs Makeover

Residents along 165th Avenue in Howard Beach say their quality of life is severely compromised by overgrown weeds covering sidewalks and hiding garbage bags left…

Tropical Storm Irene Hits Queens

Tropical Storm Irene Hits Queens

Tropical Storm Irene made landfall in New York City late Saturday night and into early Sunday morning. Although the city was spared from some of…

Broad Channel Homes Lost to Bay

Broad Channel Homes Lost to Bay

In a small boating community in Broad Channel overlooking the Jamaica Bay, residents were still reeling from the damage that Tropical Storm Irene left behind…

Cleanup Begins After Jamaica Ave Fire

Cleanup Begins After Jamaica Ave Fire

A four-alarm fire in Richmond Hill on Monday evening destroyed six businesses, displaced tenants and disrupted subway service along Jamaica Avenue. The fire started in…

Verizon Strikers Take to Queens Streets

Verizon Strikers Take to Queens Streets

More than 250 striking Verizon workers pumped their fist in the air and chanted throughout the day at motorists and pedestrians who found themselves on…