November 12, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Community Calendar

Calendar of Events

Community Meetings
Associations

Nov. 17, 8 p.m., Newtown Civic Assn.; Elmhurst Memorial Hall, 88-24 43rd Ave. More...

Jazz Is Alive At

Church Nov. 23

Carol Sudhalter, director of Astoria Big Band, will lead a jazz evening at Augustana Lutheran Church, 69-05 Ditmars Blvd., East Elmhurst from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. More...

Restaurant of the Week

Restaurant

Of The WeekJackson Avenue Steakhouse
Has Consistently Fine Dining

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Seniors

Senior Spotlight

Compiled By Linda J. Wilson
Crowley Seeks Drug Reimportation Bill Passage

Congressmember Joseph Crowley (D-Queens/The Bronx) last June introduced a bill to lower prescription drug prices for all Americans by allowing federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved safe prescription drugs sold in Canada and Mexico, ofte More...

Bloomberg Visits Sunnyside Seniors

Mayor Michael Bloomberg visited Sunnyside Community Services More...

Features

Conley Returns As

Community Board 2 Chairman

The November meeting of Community Board 2 members included election of officers and by that measure marked the anticipated return of Joseph Conley as chairman. More...

Quinn Wins National Award

Thomas M. Quinn & Sons Inc., of Long Island City received the 2003 National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) Pursuit of Excellence Continuing Achievement award. More...

Some In Jamaica Estates Fight Synagogue Expansion

Synagogue Expansion

An application by Young Israel of Jamaica Estates for five variances that would allow the synagogue to tear down its nursery school building and extend its main building was recommended for approval at the October meeting of Community Board 8 by 33 a More...

Maloney Wins Big On DNA Rape Bill

The U.S. House of Representatives last Friday passed legislation to help capture rapists and put them behind bars by strengthening the use of DNA evidence in the law enforcement process. More...

Houlihan’s Targets Queens For Franchise Expansion

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Political Page

On the brief side...

GIANARIS BASHES ENERGY CONTRACT: Assemblymember Michael Gianaris is spearheading an Assembly inquiry into a 10-year contract between Consolidated Edison and Astoria Energy LLC, a subsidiary of SCS Energy. More...

Photo

GIOIA VISITS ASTORIA CHARTER SCHOOL: Continuing his focus on education, which he has made his top priority since his first day in office, City Councilmember Eric Gioia recently visited the Our World Neighborhood Charter School in Astoria. More...

Ion politics

Compiled by Linda J. Wilson
Voters Preferred Status Quo In Last Tuesday

Last Tuesday More...

Editorials

Editorial

Hotlines Can

In 1969, New York City More...

How To Take Your Last Puff

Your clothes and hair stink, your teeth are yellow and you become short of breath from simply climbing a staircase. Is this the life you want to live? More...

Letters

Age No Handicap

I was reading the paper today and was surprised to read about a new type of bias-discrimination, now being termed "ageism." The fact is this; it is a reality that affects those of us over 55 and that fact hit home since I will be 55 next ye More...

Star Journal

Mobsters, Trash Dominate October 1957 Headlines

Get into a conversation with a long-time Queens resident and you More...

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