Getting Things Resolved

Getting Things Resolved

We can all be better. Do better. Act better. Work better. Feel better. Eat better. Think better. Live better. Along with the arrival of the…

MTA Looks to Redraw Bus Network

MTA Looks to Redraw Bus Network

Forum Photo by Michael V. Cusenza The exhaustive, 432-page draft proposal, according to MTA officials, seeks to completely redraw borough bus routes. By Forum Staff…

Read Gift-Card Fine Print: DiNapoli

Read Gift-Card Fine Print: DiNapoli

File Photo “Last year my office received over $13 million worth of unused [gift] cards,” Comptroller DiNapoli said. By Forum Staff Read the fine print…

Minimum Wages  Rise Across NY

Minimum Wages Rise Across NY

Photo Courtesy of the Office of the Governor The $15 Minimum Wage Plan “is bringing real change for New York’s families and paying dividends across…

Queens Gets More School Seats

Queens Gets More School Seats

Borough President Melinda Katz recently joined the students of PS 144 in cutting the ribbon on the Forest Hills school’s $52 million, 590-seat addition. Constructed…

DEP Blames Busted Pipe for Flood

DEP Blames Busted Pipe for Flood

Photo Courtesy of Michael Appleton/Mayoral Photography Office The broken sewer main led to dozens of South Queens homes being flooded with raw sewage. By Michael…

102nd Precinct Cops  Get New Vests

102nd Precinct Cops Get New Vests

Area detectives recently received early Christmas gifts courtesy of a member of their extended family. On Friday, Leanne Simonsen, widow of 102nd Precinct Det. Brian…

Katz Hails Work of Hurricane Task Force

Katz Hails Work of Hurricane Task Force

File Photo Borough President Melinda Katz (l.) leads a July 2014 meeting of the Hurricane Relief Task Force at Borough Hall. By Michael V. Cusenza Roughly…

Ring Hacks  Spark Concern

Ring Hacks Spark Concern

Photo Courtesy of Ring By Michael V. Cusenza If you’ve seen the video, goose bumps likely still plague your skin. Earlier this month, Alyssa LeMay, 8,…

Track Stars

Track Stars

To the Editor: Last month, the MTA released the long-awaited Rockaway Beach Branch reactivation study and the conclusions confirmed what we have known all along; it will…