Ascan Avenue Named for Geraldine Ferraro

Ascan Avenue in Forest Hills will soon be co-named for Geraldine Ferraro, Councilwoman Karen Koslowitz announced Tuesday night. Koslowitz was speaking to a room full…

CB 9 Settles Election Dispute

Community Board 9 Chairperson Andrea Crawford will remain in that position for this year. The board discussed a possible revote at this month’s meeting after…

Sales Tax Slashed, Exemption Begins

In a move that will save tax payers millions of dollars, New York State will remove the four percent sales tax on clothing, footwear and…

Two Christ the King Grads to Go for Gold

Two Christ the King Grads to Go for Gold

“Something in the water?” is the question asked in the 2012 U.S. Olympics Women’s Basketball Team Media Guide regarding Middle Village-based Christ the King High…

Budget May Pass on Time

Budget May Pass on Time

New Yorkers might not have to wait months past the deadline to see their budget this year. Governor Andrew Cuomo, along with Senate Majority Leader…

Five Locals Charged in Tax Fraud

Five people who either live or work in Queens were charged in separate cases last week for allegedly trying to defraud New York State out…

Scoring Walbaum’s

Scoring Walbaum’s

More than one month ago, The Forum began a series of articles that were highly critical of the operation of the Waldbaum’s supermarket on Cross…

Burglary Rash in the 104

Burglary Rash in the 104

The 104th Precinct has been combating a high number of burglaries, it told residents at a local civic meeting on Monday, April 2. Capt. John…