Resident Asks CB5 to Honor 9/11 Victim

Resident Asks CB5 to Honor 9/11 Victim

Various traffic issues, including the conversion of a Maspeth Street to one-way, were topics of discussion at September’s monthly Community Board 5 meeting. There is…

Police Officer Kevin Jessup Laid to Rest

Police Officer Kevin Jessup Laid to Rest

On Friday morning hundreds of uniformed NYPD officers, including the 106th Precinct lined the stretch of the North Conduit outside  Grace Funeral Chapel to pay…

Turner Assumes Duties as Congressman

Turner Assumes Duties as Congressman

Following his upset special election victory, newly elected Congressman Bob Turner had a busy day last Thursday—his first official day in Washington D.C. Congressman Peter…

Editorial: Bring Us the Table Games

This week, The Forum was invited on a tour of the new casino opening at Aqueduct racetrack, and we couldn’t help but notice there was…

Campaign Tactics Peeve Area Residents

With the special election to fill a vacant congressional seat over, Juniper Park Civic Association President Bob Holden has found several things he would like…

Bloomberg Touts City’s Health Record

Bloomberg Touts City’s Health Record

With leaders from all over the world in the city attending the United Nations General Assembly, Mayor Michael Bloomberg gave a speech presenting the city…

Thousands of Electronics Safely Recycled

Thousands of Electronics Safely Recycled

In an effort to give residents a place to safely dispose unwanted electronics and reusable clothing items, State Senator Joseph Addabbo (D-Howard Beach) and Assemblyman…