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Political Page

All Queens Councilmembers Win Committee Chairmen’s Posts

Three Queens lawmakers retained control over three of the most powerful City Council committees last week when the 51-member body was organized by new Speaker Christine Quinn, for the 2006 session. More...

Book Review

Gazette on film

Although the plot is contrived and predictable at times, More...

Editorials

Queens Thrives Under Bloomberg Economic Policy

There are signs that 2006 could be a boom year for the Queens economy with Long Island City leading the way as the steady growth in that area of the borough appears poised to reach new heights. More...

Let The Punishment Fit The Crime

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On Wednesday, January 11, little seven-year-old Nixzmary Brown was tortured and ultimately beaten to death by her mother and stepfather. So came to an end a life that the investigation has shown was filled with pain, hunger and fear. More...

Letters

Salutes McLaughlin To The Editor:

Assemblyman Brian McLaughlin More...

Seniors

Propose Aiding Senior Owners Pay Property Taxes

Seniors who own their own homes could be receiving aid in paying their real estate taxes this year, both under proposals made by Governor George Pataki in the 2006 More...

Students Hold Party At Nursing Home

Members of The Mary Louis Academy chapter of Adopt-A-Grandparent, with Grace West, director, held a Christmas party for the residents of the Hillside Manor Nursing Home in Jamaica on December 14. Adopt-A-Grandparent members performed More...

Features

Expanded, Tougher Megan’s Law Signed By Pataki

Heading off a standoff on toughening Megan More...

New Shea Stadium Plan Gets 1st OK

The Empire State Development Corporation announced approval of plans for a new 42,500-seat Shea Stadium in Flushing last Wednesday. More...

Bloomberg, Sabini, Peralta, Aubry Celebrate MLK Day

New York City honored the memory of slain civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., in dozens of special ceremonies around the city. More...

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