Legislature Passes New Bill Packages

With the budget approved, the State Senate and Assembly have been working to pass a variety of bills for New Yorkers. Recently, the Assembly passed…

Charter School Eyes Central Queens

Charter School Eyes Central Queens

Public School District 24, long considered the most over-crowded district in the city, may soon have its first charter school. Representatives of the Central Queens…

South Ozone Park Fire Destroys Home

South Ozone Park Fire Destroys Home

  A raging fire broke out on Tuesday evening in a three-story private home on 115th Avenue in South Ozone Park. Two firefighters were treated…

Ridgewood Reservoir Renovations to Begin

Ridgewood Reservoir Renovations to Begin

  After years of debate between the Parks Department, city planners, developers and community activists, a renovation of Highland Park and the Ridgewood Reservoir will…

Tons of Trash Avoids Landfill

Tons of Trash Avoids Landfill

  A recycling event sponsored by State Senator Joseph Addabbo last Sunday was a major success, with more than 11 tons of electronics and paper…

Shapiro Named Democratic District Leader

Shapiro Named Democratic District Leader

Last week, the Queens Democratic County Committee voted unanimously elect JoAnn Shapiro as the Democratic District Leader for the 23rd District. The election further paved…