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Law Improves Truck Safety

Citing pedestrian safety, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a new bill on Monday that would remove blind spots in front of large trucks driven in New…

Koslowitz Helps Fight Lien Sales

Koslowitz Helps Fight Lien Sales

Councilwoman Karen Koslowitz (D-Forest Hills) recently worked with the Department of Environmental Protection and the Department of Finance to address issues surrounding constituents who are…

Lindenwood Auto Vandals Strike Again

Lindenwood Auto Vandals Strike Again

The latest in a string of auto vandalism crimes concerning Lindenwood residents over the last several months took place in two separate incidents this week…

EPA to Begin Clean-up of Newtown Creek

EPA to Begin Clean-up of Newtown Creek

One of the most polluted urban water ways separates Queens from Brooklyn—but the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) signed an agreement Tuesday that could cleanup the…

Dems Select Weprin for Congressional Run

Dems Select Weprin for Congressional Run

Democrats have selected state Assemblyman David Weprin to run for the 9th Congressional District seat, which Anthony Weiner resigned last month. Weprin, a Holliswood resident…

Cuomo Signed Distracted Driving Law

Cuomo Signed Distracted Driving Law

Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a law on Tuesday that makes it a primary traffic offense to use handheld electronic devices, including cell phones, while driving….

City Unveils 70 New Electric Cars

Mayor Michael Bloomberg is moving forward with his vision to create a greener New York. Bloomberg, along with Deputy Mayor Stephen Goldsmith and Department of…