Temp Hospitals  Coming to NY

Temp Hospitals Coming to NY

Photo Courtesy of Darren McGee/Office of the Governor “This is a public health crisis, but worse than the virus is the fear,” Gov. Cuomo said….

Queens Needs  Hospital Beds: Pol

Queens Needs Hospital Beds: Pol

File Photo Assemblywoman Pheffer Amato noted that the Level 1 trauma center nearest to the Rockaway Peninsula is Jamaica Hospital Medical Center in Richmond Hill….

City to Enforce  Outbreak Guidelines

City to Enforce Outbreak Guidelines

Photo Courtesy of Ed Reed/Mayoral Photography Office The NYPD will be out in neighborhoods across the city to ensure compliance with new outbreak activity policies, Police Commissioner…

Six Feet Apart Or Six Feet Under

Six Feet Apart Or Six Feet Under

Now that the toilet paper shortage has become a part of our everyday conversation, it seems that we need to make room for another shortage…

Outbreak Affects Queens Courts

Outbreak Affects Queens Courts

File Photo So far the DA has determined that approximately 30 defendants “who in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and in the interest of justice”…

‘Chinese Virus’ is Racist Term: BP Lee

‘Chinese Virus’ is Racist Term: BP Lee

Use of the term “Chinese virus” when referencing COVID-19 “inflames racism,” according to Acting Queens Borough President Sharon Lee. “’Chinese virus’ is a deeply consequential misnomer. COVID-19 gives no…

City may Lose $6B  in Revenue

City may Lose $6B in Revenue

File Photo “[T]he massive slowdown of our City’s economy is going to result in substantial losses of the tax revenue that keep this city running,” Comptroller Stringer…

NY AG Warns Price Gougers

NY AG Warns Price Gougers

Photo Courtesy of Google Investigators found that City Fresh Market on Broadway in Astoria was charging customers $14.99 for a 19-ounce bottle of disinfectant spray. By…

Mayor Cancels  BP Special Election

Mayor Cancels BP Special Election

Photo Courtesy of Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office The special election day for Queens borough president had been scheduled for this Tuesday, March 24. By Michael…

Too Much

Too Much

It’s quite easy to spread fear. Just ask Fox News, CNN, and MSNBC. Panic is good business. And they’ll keep feeding viewers heaping spoonfuls of…