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Ride for ‘Smiles’

Ride for ‘Smiles’

An NYPD widow recently announced that she has dedicated her upcoming ride in the Chapter 37 Police Unity Tour to hero Det. Brian Simonsen, his…

City, Amtrak Release Sunnyside Yard Plan

City, Amtrak Release Sunnyside Yard Plan

Photo Courtesy of Flickr/R36 Coach At 180 acres, Sunnyside Yard is the only centrally-located, transit-accessible site of its size remaining in the five boroughs. By…

Never Forget His Sacrifice

Never Forget His Sacrifice

In our own little way, The Forum has pledged to never forget the sacrifices of hero cop Eddie Byrne and his family by running a…

Broad Channel Volunteers Mark 115 Years

Broad Channel Volunteers Mark 115 Years

The Broad Channel Volunteer Fire Department on Saturday celebrated 115 years of service at its Officer Installation Dance at Broad Channel American Legion. “The Broad…

Record Number of  Flu Cases in NY

Record Number of Flu Cases in NY

By Forum Staff The total amount of flu cases in New York this season has eclipsed the previous record number of seasonal cases since the…

Ulrich Organizing  Food Drive

Ulrich Organizing Food Drive

File Photo The councilman’s food drive will run throughout the Lenten season. By Forum Staff City Councilman Eric Ulrich (R-Ozone Park) recently announced that, during—and…

TSA Catches Gun  in Carry-On

TSA Catches Gun in Carry-On

Photo Courtesy of TSA A passenger at LaGuardia Airport was recently stopped after a loaded .380-caliber handgun was detected in his carry-on luggage. By Michael…

City Launches Campaign to End Idling

City Launches Campaign to End Idling

Photo Courtesy of Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office “We’re sending a loud message with a ‘Rebel Yell’: Turn off your engines or pay up,” Mayor de…

Queens gets Shortchanged: BP

Queens gets Shortchanged: BP

Photo Courtesy of the Borough President’s Office “While Queens has long managed to do more with less, it’s time for some overdue parity and a…