Woodhaven

Woodhaven Boulevard Plan Sparks Concerns

Street changes along Woodhaven Boulevard are deadlocked on the road to approval. The transportation committee of Community Board 6 will meet Thursday night to discuss…

Safety First at Forest Park

Safety First at Forest Park

A free safety event was held at Forest Park on Saturday. Residents had the opportunity to receive free blood pressure readings, free bicycle helmets for…

New Smoking Ban in Effect for Parks

New Smoking Ban in Effect for Parks

The city’s newly expanded anti-smoking law went into effect on Monday, meaning smokers can no longer legally light up at public parks, beaches and pedestrian…

Community Garden Opens in Glendale

Community Garden Opens in Glendale

A vacant, rock-strewn lot off Myrtle Avenue has been transformed into a vibrant community garden. Dorie Figliola from Assemblyman Mike Miller’s office has been working…

CUNY Opens Doors for Future Citizens

CUNY Opens Doors for Future Citizens

In a series of comprehensive events throughout the city, CUNY Citizenship Now! is providing free, high quality, and confidential citizenship and immigration law services to…

Tons of Trash Avoids Landfill

Tons of Trash Avoids Landfill

  A recycling event sponsored by State Senator Joseph Addabbo last Sunday was a major success, with more than 11 tons of electronics and paper…

Park Opening Yields Mysterious Tombstone

Park Opening Yields Mysterious Tombstone

Updated, see below On September 12, 1912, Leon Nascimbene arrived in New York City onboard the Kaiserin Auguste Victoria, a passenger ship sailing from Cherbourg,…