May 6, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Our Bravest

Firehouses throughout New York City opened their doors to the public on May 2, in celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the FDNY. More...

Elected Officials Hold Greek Independence Celebration

City Councilmembers Costa Constantinides (D-Astoria) and Paul Vallone (D-Bayside), in conjunction with City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, celebrated the anniversary of Greek Independence on April 28. More...

Community Calendar

Gazette Calendar Of Events

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Restaurant of the Week

Woodhaven House

Celebrate Spring and all its many reasons to celebrate, be it Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, a Graduation, Communion, or a special Anniversary or birthday. More...

Seniors

Simplified Smartphone Options For Tech-Shy Seniors

Dear Savvy Senior, I’m interested in getting my 72-year-old mother a smartphone, but want to get one that’s very easy for her to use. What can you recommend? Shopping Around Dear Shopping,  More...

Editorials

Love And Respect Mothers

Judging by the spike in mail, restaurant reservations and flower orders, it’s obvious that Americans rank Mother’s Day as one of the most important and celebrated holidays of the year. More...

Letters to the Editor

City’s New Cultural Plan  Dear Friends,  Yesterday was a historic day in our city. More...

Second Avenue Subway Delayed Again?

Recent announcements that due to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s $15.2 billion dollar shortfall in the proposed $32 billion 2015-2019 Capital Program that the next phase for construction of the Second Avenue subway may be delayed is More...

It's In Queens! (May 7 To May 13)

Carol Burnett comes to Queens this weekend. Lucky her! She’ll find great opera, Cameroonian music, Brazilian film, Indian modernist art, Mexican dance, Canadian puppetry, a brand new musical, and even kite-flying. Here’s the rundown.   More...

Ex-Con Charged In Murder Of Officer Brian Moore

A Queens Grand Jury on May 5 indicted a career criminal with a history of police assault and weapons possession in the murder of Police Officer Brian Moore, who was ambushed as he sat with his partner, Police Officer Erik Jensen, in an unmarked patro More...

Victim Snaps Back At Subway Groper

A fed up female straphanger took a shot of her own at a man who grabbed her buttocks on a Manhattan-bound No.7 train. Cops said the 27-year-old woman was riding on the train heading into the 74th Street/Broadway station in Jackson Heights at abo More...

TD Bank "Rooted In NYC" Program Honors Urban Environmentalists

TD Bank, “America's Most Convenient Bank”, has announced the launch of TD Forests: Rooted In NYC, a program that spotlights New Yorkers who are improving their urban environment and their communities. More...

Political Page

Crowley Bill Addresses Doctor Shor tage

Legislation that addresses the looming doctor shortage by expanding the current cap on the number of Medicare-supported training slots for doctors has been re-introduced by Congressman Joseph Crowley. More...

SKELOS FACES BRIBERY, EXTORTION CHARGES:

State Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam, 32 were arrested and hit with federal bribery and extortion charges on Monday, in which the powerful office holder used his high office to allegedly set up jobs paying commissions to Adam, a More...

Health Care

The Benefits Of Laser Dentistry

Dentists offering laser dentistry are seeing increasing numbers of patients every day. Why is this so? More...

Features

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Katz Honors Firefighters

Borough President Melinda Katz attended the open house in the Elmhurst firehouse of Engine 287 and Ladder 136 on May 2. The event was part of the celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the FDNY. More...

Lo Bianco Brings The Little Flower To LAGCC

Actor Tony Lo Bianco brought The Little Flower, his one-man play about the late New York City Mayor Fiorello La Guardia, home to the college that bears La Guardia’s name last week with a mesmerizing performance in the school’s Little Theater. More...

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