Safety First at Forest Park

Safety First at Forest Park

A free safety event was held at Forest Park on Saturday. Residents had the opportunity to receive free blood pressure readings, free bicycle helmets for…

Local Communities Honor Fallen Heroes

Local Communities Honor Fallen Heroes

Queens honored fallen heroes in a number of Memorial Day parades over the weekend. On Sunday, the United Veterans and Fraternal Organizations of Maspeth held…

State AG Sues Feds Over ‘Fracking’ Review

State AG Sues Feds Over ‘Fracking’ Review

The debate over the environmental impact of hydraulic fracturing—commonly known as hydrofracking—continued on Tuesday as State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit against the…

Howard Beach Celebrates Memorial Day

Howard Beach Celebrates Memorial Day

The Howard Beach Memorial Day Parade wound its way through the neighborhood on Monday, with residents lining the parade route as they have for dozens…

Weiner Blames Lewd Photo on Twitter Hack

Weiner Blames Lewd Photo on Twitter Hack

Congressman Anthony Weiner’s prodigious use of social media backfired on Friday when a lewd photo was sent from his Twitter account to a college student…

Miller Hosts Community Job Fair

Miller Hosts Community Job Fair

ConEd, Catholic Charities, AVON—they’re all hiring. On Tuesday each of them participated in a job fair hosted by Assemblyman Mike Miller at the Legacy Center…