Jury Deadlocked in Sheehan Trial

Jury Deadlocked in Sheehan Trial

The fate of Barbara Sheehan now rests in the hands of a jury, which as of press time Wednesday remained deadlocked and unable to reach…

Help Needed to Clean Queens Boulevard

Help Needed to Clean Queens Boulevard

Volunteers are needed to help rake and clean 200 tree pits along Queens Boulevard in Forest Hills. Sponsored by the Queens Boulevard Restoration Group and…

Mission Complete

Mission Complete

Members of the International Society of SS. Cosma & Damiano, guests, parishioners and community residents packed St. Helen’s Church on Sunday afternoon for a celebratory…

Member Quits Education Council in Protest

Member Quits Education Council in Protest

Fed up with local parents’ decreasing role in school decisions, Brian Rafferty resigned from Community Education Council 24 last Thursday. The district councils throughout the…

Weiner Puts District First

Anthony Weiner went from a political superstar to a laughingstock after several lewd photos he had sent to various women online were leaked to the…

Queens County GOP Battles Over Leadership

Republican Bob Turner’s victory in last month’s congressional special election was great news for the Queens GOP party, but internal squabbles continue to create splits…

DA Brown Reimburses Insurance Companies $500k

Following a 2008 investigation of insurance fraud, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown reimbursed $505,000 to 16 insurance companies cheated in the scam. The investigation, dubbed…