January 18, 2017 RSS feed / Features

Indian Point Closure Raises Environmental Concerns

The announcement by Governor Andrew Cuomo on January 9 that the Indian Point nuclear power plant will close by 2021 has raised concern about how western Queens will be affected.  More...

Peralta’s Constituents Services Team Handles 1,360 Cases in 2016

Lorraine Santana was facing a $150,000 fine by the New York State Workers’ Compensation Fund. She received the penalties allegedly for not having workers’ compensation insurance. More...

LaGuardia Airport Construction Update

A major construction milestone at LaGuardia Airport Central Terminal B has been reached. The P2 garage demolition is officially complete – making way for the future headhouse, which is already under construction. More...

Filming of The Comedian on Location at Ben’s Best

The Comedian, starring Robert De Niro, Danny DeVito and Harvey Keitel features scenes shot on location at Rego Park’s own Ben’s Best (96-40 Queens Blvd), and even features Ben’s own More...

Celebration Of Astoria’s Diversity, Harmony

Assembly Member Aravella Simotas, in response to the post-election wishes of her western Queens constituents, is planning a community gathering that will celebrate Astoria’s diverse population, and the harmony and fellowship that exists among r More...

The Pulpit

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Astoria Raid Nets Drugs, Guns

Police armed with a search warrant arrested two men in an Astoria apartment on January 11, where they seized 10 pounds of marijuana, crack cocaine and two guns.  Cops executed the warrant at about 6 am at the apartment at 13-06 34th Ave. More...

Dromm Proclaims January 11th College Awareness Day

City Council Education Committee Chair Daniel Dromm was joined by Chancellor Carmen Fariña, city Department of Education employees and middle school students from across the city in proclaiming January 11 College Awareness Day.  More...

Lucky Friday The 13 At Amorelli Realty

Friday the 13th is a lucky day at Amorelli Realty, when Tony Barsamian, Publisher of the Queens Gazette, stops in to say hello to Paul Halvatzis and chat about the “olden days,” when Mick More...

Simotas Calls For Immediate DOT Action At ‘Dangerous Intersection’

Assembly Member Aravella Simotas is calling on the Commissioner of the NYC Department of Transportation (DOT) to take immediate action to improve a dangerous Astoria intersection at 32nd Street, the Grand Central Parkway’s (GCP) exit 45 ramp an More...

Local Express

Shanel Thomas

Born and raised in Corona and East Elmhurst, Shanel Thomas has a passion for giving back to her community.  More...

Daniel O’Donnell To Attend Mary From Dungloe Anniversary Gala

The New York Mary From Dungloe Committee announced that internationally-known singer, performer, author and philanthropist, Daniel O’Donnell, will join them as their celebrity guest at the 50th Anniversary Mary From Dungloe Irish Gala to be hel More...

Meet The Veggies

Garden Lites®, the delicious vegetable company, and GrowingGreat, a non-profit organization with a mission to empower every child to grow up healthy through science-based garden and nutrition education, announce the first in a series of educational e More...

Reaching Out To Students

District Attorney Richard A. Brown was joined by NYPD Det. Steven McDonald last March in Far Rockaway during the community’s annual “Say No To Violence” week. More...

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