Editorial: Deadly Decisions

Newspapers across this country and many from around the world have this week been clamoring to express their opinions about the shooting in Aurora, Colorado…

Kindergarten A Must For 5-year-olds

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law last week legislation that requires all 5-year-olds in New York City to attend kindergarten. Formerly, city children were not…

Jamaica Bay Center Renamed

On Monday afternoon, the U.S. House of Representatives approved a bill pushed by Con- gressman Bob Turner (R-Queens) to rename The Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge…

Bruno-Ristorante

Bruno-Ristorante

  It’s just about a year since Bruno-Risotrante made its debut on the busy Cross Bay Boulevard in Howard Beach. But the eatery’s owner, Bruno…

Ambulance Corps Teaches Lifesaving

Ambulance Corps Teaches Lifesaving

The Forest Hills Volunteer Ambulance Corps (FHVAC) launched their initiative to train 200 members of the community in lifesaving CPR on Sunday, July 21, 2012….

Queens Cyclist Killed in Hit and Run

A Long Island City man was arraigned on second-degree manslaughter and other charges for allegedly striking and killing a 37-year-old bicyclist while driving while under…

Judge Strikes Down Turnaround Plan

Judge Strikes Down Turnaround Plan

It’s over—for now. New York City and the Department of Education have lost their bid to eliminate 24 schools forcing all teachers at those institutions…