Editorial: We’re All At Risk

We have heard for years about the dangers posed by illegally converted apartments. We have seen countless examples of lives lost when fire breaks out…

Plea in Kidnapping of Eight Children

The Manhattan couple that took their eight children from a Forest Hills foster care center last month pleaded guilty Tuesday to two counts of second-degree…

Job Fair Attracts Thousands

Job Fair Attracts Thousands

At State Senator Joe Addabbo’s job fair on Friday, thousands of residents came looking for work at a time when the state unemployment is close…

Dumping Hits Ozone Park

Dumping Hits Ozone Park

Residents in Ozone Park say they understand the plight of nearby neighbors in Howard Beach who have in recent weeks been plagued with illegal dumping…

Illegal Dumping Continues in Howard Beach

Illegal Dumping Continues in Howard Beach

Several weeks ago  The Forum reported about garbage being dumped illegally in the overgrowth along 165th Avenue. The Sanitation Department was notified and took swift…

Fire Guts Lenny’s Pizzeria

Fire Guts Lenny’s Pizzeria

In the second fire at a Crossbay Boulevard business in less than a week, flames tore through a popular Howard Beach eatery on Monday morning,…

Editorial: No Tears for Big Banks

It’s been a rough couple of years for just about everyone as a global recession has made all of us, from the everyday Joe to…

New Coordination to Reduce Road Repairs

New Coordination to Reduce Road Repairs

A common sense proposal to reduce the amount of construction work on city streets has finally been implemented this week. On Monday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg…