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…

12 Hurt in Maspeth Bus Crash

Ten students riding in a special education bus were taken to Elmhurst Hospital for observation Wednesday morning after a crash in Maspeth. Department of Education…

Cops Nab Queens Boulevard Bank Robber

Police have arrested a man they believe is responsible for the rash of bank robberies along Queens Boulevard in February. Sidney Williams, a 43-year-old of…

No Felony Charges in Subway Death

No Felony Charges in Subway Death

  The suspect involved in the subway death of a 20-year-old Howard Beach man will only be charged with misdemeanors, according to documents filed by…