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DOE Seeks to Ease PS 49 Overcrowding

DOE Seeks to Ease PS 49 Overcrowding

More than a decade ago, P.S. 49 was an average school in a district notorious for below average schools. By 2003, the Middle Village school…

GOP Councilmen Trash Mayor’s Budget

GOP Councilmen Trash Mayor’s Budget

Monday night’s meeting of the Ronald Reagan Republican Club served as a stage for Councilman Eric Ulrich and City Council Minority Leader James Oddo to…

Prosecutors Criticize Budget

Add Queens District Attorney Richard Brown to the growing list of officials worried about Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s executive budget. Brown, along with Brooklyn DA Charles…

Deja Vu: Engine 294 Faces the Ax Again

Deja Vu: Engine 294 Faces the Ax Again

With the budget debate smoldering in City Hall, 20 fire companies are in jeopardy of being closed in July. Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s list of closings—which…

Sheehan Dicusses Upcoming Trial

Sheehan Dicusses Upcoming Trial

Barbara Sheehan is awaiting trial in the February 18, 2008 shooting death of her husband, former NYPD Sgt. Raymond Sheehan. She has admitted to killing…