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Crowley Sponsors Recycling Event

Crowley Sponsors Recycling Event

Councilwoman Elizabeth Crowley, with COMET and the Maspeth Federal Savings Bank, hosted Honor Earth Day, a recycling fair that took place on Saturday from 1…

Pheffer to Leave Assembly

Pheffer to Leave Assembly

Legislator Will Resign Seat to Take Over as Queens County Clerk As The Forum went to press on Wednesday evening, we learned that Assemblymember Audrey…

Ideas Wanted for Queens Design Projects

Ideas Wanted for Queens Design Projects

“Wouldn’t it be great if the old, abandoned [Long Island Railroad track] running from Forest Park to Rockaway Beach was turned into a simpler version…

Regan Republicans Swear In

Regan Republicans Swear In

The executive board members of the Ronald Regan Republican Club were sworn into office on Monday evening by Councilmember Peter Koo. After the ceremony Koo…

9/11 Flag Inspires Rotary Club Members

9/11 Flag Inspires Rotary Club Members

The crowd at Tuesday night’s South West Queens Rotary Club meeting received a rare treat—the opportunity to touch and view a national treasure—the National 9/11…

Traffic Changes in Maspeth Bypass Continue

Traffic Changes in Maspeth Bypass Continue

A revised version of street changes in Maspeth—part of the Maspeth Truck Bypass Plan—was approved on Tuesday by Community Board 5’s Transportation Committee. It will…

Parks Shows off Carousel

Parks Shows off Carousel

As the Forest Park carousel whirred to life, the three prospective operators who are considering submitting proposals to operate the city-owned attraction stood next to…

Body Washes Up In Broad Channel

Body Washes Up In Broad Channel

Police from the 100th Precinct set up a crime scene in Broad Channel on Thursday morning when the body of an unidentified black male was…