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Queens County GOP Battles Over Leadership

Republican Bob Turner’s victory in last month’s congressional special election was great news for the Queens GOP party, but internal squabbles continue to create splits…

Calling MTA Made Simple

The MTA has been working to improve its customer service options, and on Tuesday, the agency condensed 117 different public phone numbers to one: 511….

Liu to DOE: Shape Up

City Comptroller John Liu announced on Tuesday that an audit of the Department of Education (DOE) found that many elementary schools have failed to meet…

Turner Assumes Duties as Congressman

Turner Assumes Duties as Congressman

Following his upset special election victory, newly elected Congressman Bob Turner had a busy day last Thursday—his first official day in Washington D.C. Congressman Peter…

Campaign Tactics Peeve Area Residents

With the special election to fill a vacant congressional seat over, Juniper Park Civic Association President Bob Holden has found several things he would like…

Bloomberg Touts City’s Health Record

Bloomberg Touts City’s Health Record

With leaders from all over the world in the city attending the United Nations General Assembly, Mayor Michael Bloomberg gave a speech presenting the city…