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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…

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…

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…

Former Comptroller Sentenced to Four Years

Former Comptroller Sentenced to Four Years

After a rocky trial involving several delays and political mis-steps, former state comptroller Alan Hevesi was convicted of taking kickbacks and bribes involving the state’s…

Truck Enforcement Begins on Grand Ave.

Truck Enforcement Begins on Grand Ave.

After constant prodding from local civic groups, the NYPD and the city and state transportation officials have started to ticket trucks illegally travelling along Grand…

Chancellor Black Gets Expelled

Chancellor Black Gets Expelled

Queens Native Dennis Walcott Takes Over In a third term rife with criticism, Mayor Michael Bloomberg rectified one of the public’s biggest complaints—Schools Chancellor Cathie…

Health Fair at PS 207 Draws Crowd

Health Fair at PS 207 Draws Crowd

More than 300 people from Howard Beach and the surrounding communities came out for a health and safety workshop at PS 207. Organized by the…

City Fights Back Against Bed Begs

City Fights Back Against Bed Begs

When it comes to bed bugs, New York City officials are biting back. A new section on the city’s website launched publicly on March 29—nyc.gov/bedbugs—is…