A Vietnam Hero Marches to Heaven

A Vietnam Hero Marches to Heaven

Editors Note: With Memorial Day next weekend, we’ve dedicated our editorial space to George Petrzelka, who reminds us why we celebrate those who serve. This…

Limiting Porn in Libraries

Limiting Porn in Libraries

While the city can’t outlaw viewing pornography in public libraries, those who watch it in the presence of minors may soon face criminal charges. Councilmen…

Legislature Passes New Bill Packages

With the budget approved, the State Senate and Assembly have been working to pass a variety of bills for New Yorkers. Recently, the Assembly passed…

Charter School Eyes Central Queens

Charter School Eyes Central Queens

Public School District 24, long considered the most over-crowded district in the city, may soon have its first charter school. Representatives of the Central Queens…

South Ozone Park Fire Destroys Home

South Ozone Park Fire Destroys Home

  A raging fire broke out on Tuesday evening in a three-story private home on 115th Avenue in South Ozone Park. Two firefighters were treated…

Ridgewood Reservoir Renovations to Begin

Ridgewood Reservoir Renovations to Begin

  After years of debate between the Parks Department, city planners, developers and community activists, a renovation of Highland Park and the Ridgewood Reservoir will…