Crime Update from 104th Precinct at COMET

Crime Update from 104th Precinct at COMET

Maspeth and Elmhurst residents learned that grand larcenies are on the rise in their neighborhoods as the Communities of Maspeth and Elmhurst Together (COMET) held…

Residents Join Together to Honor Victims

Residents Join Together to Honor Victims

In one of many 9/11 ceremonies across the five boroughs, local residents and politicians gathered at Dry Harbor Playground on Sunday afternoon to honor the…

Maspeth Honors Squad 288 and Hazmat 1

Maspeth Honors Squad 288 and Hazmat 1

Nine miles from Ground Zero, the firefighters from Squad 288 and Hazardous Materials 1 responded quickly when two planes struck the World Trade Center on…

Ozone Park Reflects on Tragic Day

Ozone Park Reflects on Tragic Day

To honor those killed on 9/11, the Nativity-Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Ozone Park held a candlelight vigil on Saturday night. After Father Paul Palmiotto…

New Assistant DAs Appointed

The Queens District Attorney’s office just got stronger with the appointment of 13 new assistant DAs, District Attorney Richard Brown announced on Tuesday. “These young…

Editorial: Get Out and Vote

If you’ve been paying attention to our newspaper at all, you know there are special elections on September 13 to replace Anthony Weiner and Audrey…

Howard Beach Street Needs Makeover

Howard Beach Street Needs Makeover

Residents along 165th Avenue in Howard Beach say their quality of life is severely compromised by overgrown weeds covering sidewalks and hiding garbage bags left…