January 29, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

It's In Queens! (January 30 Through February 5)

Lunar New Year celebrations have kicked off in Queens, and the upcoming week offers opportunities to listen to Korean jazz, make Korean masks, and watch Chinese lion dances. More...

Political Page

Virtually All Queens Councilmembers Panel Chairs

Most of Queens’ 14-member City Council delegation for the 2014 session refused to vote for Melissa Mark-Viverito, the eventual speaker, holding out instead for challenger Daniel Garodnick.  More...

Officials Seek Suspended License Driver Crackdown

In the wake of yet another deadly crash in Queens involving a driver with a suspended license, state Senator Michael Gianaris brought together elected officials, community groups and transportation safety advocates to push for swift passage of his le More...

Dromm Elected City Council Education Chair

Councilmember Daniel Dromm (DJackson Heights, Elmhurst) was elected to lead the City Council’s Education Committee as chairperson at a Stated Meeting in City Hall on January 22. More...

Push For Lunar Holiday

Community leaders and elected officials gathered on the steps of the Queens Library in Flushing on January 24 in support of recognizing the Asian Lunar New Year as a major legal holiday. More...

Roosevelt Island Bridge Closure Notice

The Roosevelt Island Bridge will be have intermittant 15-Minute daytime closures on Wednesday, January 29 between 10 am and 2 pm. More...

New York State Pavilion Documentary Holds Special Preview

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Car Accident In Astoria

In the early afternoon of January 28, a two car accident occurred on 21st Avenue between 28th and 29th Streets. More...

Restaurant of the Week

COURT SQUARE DINER

The Court Square Diner is the place to be for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night munching. More...

Editorials

Super Bowl XLVIII Will Bring Fans To Tri-State

The Super Bowl is upon us, touching down on Sunday, February 2, and there will be tens of thousands of people descending on the New York metropolitan area, heading over to MetLife Stadium to be a part of this historic game between the Seattle Seahawk More...

Letters to the Editor

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Features

Rozic Pledges Safer Streets At Vision Zero Candlelight Vigil

Assemblymember Nily Rozic was joined by Allison Liao's family and the families of more than 300 victims who died from traffic fatalities since the beginning of 2013. More...

Weprin, Vallone Celebrate Indian Republic Day

On January 26, the Consulate General of India in New York celebrated Indian Republic Day with international dignitaries, United States elected officials and the New York community. More...

Goldfeder Urges Senate To Pass Jamaica Bay Toxic Dumping Bill

Once again, Assemblymember Phil Goldfeder’s legislation that would prevent hazardous materials from being dumped into Jamaica Bay’s borrow pits and limit the risk of water contamination passed the State Assembly and awaits approval in the State Senat More...

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