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Walking For Life

Walking For Life

At the ninth annual Middle Village Relay for Life, held this past weekend, 13-year-old Cara Stock was surrounded by living proof that cancer is not…

City Passes $66 Billion Budget

City Passes $66 Billion Budget

The doomsday scenario of teaching positions, firehouses and other vital services being cut was averted last Friday when Mayor Michael Bloomberg reached a preliminary agreement…

Republicans See Chance in Weiner’s Vacated Seat

Republicans See Chance in Weiner’s Vacated Seat

Former U.S Representative Anthony Weiner submitted an uncharacteristically terse resignation letter on Monday, opening a seat in New York’s 9th Congressional District. Governor Andrew Cuomo…

WWII Vet Finally Gets His Dues

WWII Vet Finally Gets His Dues

For 66 years, Pat Ammirati had his memories, but he never received his promised medals for serving in the Air Force during World War II….

Truck Bypass on Hold

Truck Bypass on Hold

The Maspeth truck bypass plan has been delayed yet again amid continuing debate, although some members of Community Board 5 questioned the need for further…

Constituents Demand Weiner’s Resignation

Constituents Demand Weiner’s Resignation

Dozens of constituents from every corner of Anthony Weiner’s congressional district staged a rally outside his Forest Hills office on Sunday, demanding his resignation. “When…

Local Politicians React to Weiner Scandal

Local Politicians React to Weiner Scandal

As New York State took a major step toward passing ethics reform laws, the U.S. House of Representatives were considering launching a federal ethics investigation…