Woodhaven Volunteer Ambulance Search for Funds

Woodhaven Volunteer Ambulance Search for Funds

The Woodhaven-Richmond Hill Volunteer Ambulance Corp. is in desperate needs of funds, particularly to purchase life-saving technology. “Without an AED [defibrillator] we’re out of service….

EPA to Begin Clean-up of Newtown Creek

EPA to Begin Clean-up of Newtown Creek

One of the most polluted urban water ways separates Queens from Brooklyn—but the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) signed an agreement Tuesday that could cleanup the…

Wounded Warriors Come to Rockaway

Wounded Warriors Come to Rockaway

The Wounded Warrior project held its 7th Annual Adaptive Water Sports Festival in Rockaway Point over the weekend. The event is a partnership between the Wounded…

Dems Select Weprin for Congressional Run

Dems Select Weprin for Congressional Run

Democrats have selected state Assemblyman David Weprin to run for the 9th Congressional District seat, which Anthony Weiner resigned last month. Weprin, a Holliswood resident…

Cuomo Signed Distracted Driving Law

Cuomo Signed Distracted Driving Law

Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a law on Tuesday that makes it a primary traffic offense to use handheld electronic devices, including cell phones, while driving….

West Nile Detected in New York City

For the first time this season, the Health Department has detected West Nile virus in New York City mosquitoes. The infected mosquitoes were collected from…