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Borough Leader Jack Friedman Dies at 55

Borough Leader Jack Friedman Dies at 55

Photo: Courtesy of the Queens Chamber of Commerce. Jack Friedman, executive director of the Queens Chamber of Commerce and long-time borough advocate and civic leader,…

Upper Hand

Upper Hand

Photo: This picture demonstrates, from left to right on each row, the order of hand superiority, with the top left image depicting the best hand in…

Online Poker: A Brief History

Online Poker: A Brief History

In 2007, the height of the hold ‘em poker craze, the FBI’s cybercrime fraud unit warned Americans to stay away from online poker.  The year…

Katz Taps New Deputy Borough President

Katz Taps New Deputy Borough President

Queens Borough President Melinda Katz on Tuesday announced the appointment of Melva Miller as Deputy Borough President, effective immediately. Miller succeeds Leroy Comrie, who left…

Queens Museum Names New Executive Director

Queens Museum Names New Executive Director

After an exhaustive national search, the Queens Museum Board of Trustees last week named Laura Raicovich as the borough cultural institution’s new president and executive…