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Committee Hears Cop Misconduct Bills

Committee Hears Cop Misconduct Bills

Photo Courtesy of NY City Council/Jeff Reed “This isn’t a moment. It’s a movement and we cannot lose sight of that,” Councilman Richards said. By…

Queens, City Slowly Re-open

Queens, City Slowly Re-open

Photo Courtesy of Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office “New Yorkers have worked so hard for this progress, but we must remain vigilant in this fight,” said…

Equality in the Time of COVID-19

Equality in the Time of COVID-19

Every week it remains a struggle to try and offer some type of optimism and keep hope alive during what looks like an evolving apocalypse….

Opioid Addiction, Overdoses on Rise: DA

Opioid Addiction, Overdoses on Rise: DA

File Photo Queens DA Melinda Katz By Forum Staff Queens District Attorney Melinda Katz on Monday released the following statement regarding the opioid crisis in…

In Black And White

In Black And White

We were tempted to title this editorial “Exponentially Frustrated”, but somehow, even a superlative descriptor preceding an expression of frustration falls short. What words exactly…

Community Board Appointments Announced

Community Board Appointments Announced

File Photo There are 59 community boards citywide, including 14 in Queens. By Forum Staff Acting Queens Borough President Sharon Lee on Monday announced her…

Borough is Big Winner at Biz Competition

Borough is Big Winner at Biz Competition

Photo Courtesy of QEDC Kristin Westbrook’s Astoria-based Calm City mobile meditation van. By Michael V. Cusenza Queens was the big winner Thursday as The World’s…