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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…

Calling MTA Made Simple

The MTA has been working to improve its customer service options, and on Tuesday, the agency condensed 117 different public phone numbers to one: 511….

Liu to DOE: Shape Up

City Comptroller John Liu announced on Tuesday that an audit of the Department of Education (DOE) found that many elementary schools have failed to meet…

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…