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Maloney Releases Congressional Staff Report On GOP ‘Tax Scam’

Congress Member Carolyn B. More...

Z NYC Hotel Sold For $43M

The Z NYC Hotel in Long Island City was recently acquired by Merchants Hospitality for $43 million, according to the Real Deal website. More...

Van Bramer’s 9th Annual Back To School Supplies Drive

Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer is holding his 9th Annual Back to School Supplies Drive. More...

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Daniel Sotelo-Reiner

Recent Townsend Harris High School graduate Daniel Sotelo-Reiner is among the winners of CSPAN’s national 2018 StudentCam competition. More...

Resorts World Casino NYC Continues The Summer Fun

Keep the good times rolling this summer with live musical talent, dancing, promotions and events at Resorts World Casino New York City! More...

Peralta Hosts 9th Annual Back To School Giveaway

NYS Senator Jose Peralta, community organizations and volunteers distributed approximately 3,000 backpacks filled with school supplies to local children on a firstcome, first-served basis during the Senator’s Ninth Annual Back to School Giveawa More...

Pages From The Long Island Star Journal

The Greater Astoria Historical Society presents:

Welcome to August 1921! More...

95-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Celebrates Life After TAVR

Three months to the day after undergoing the successful cardiac procedure that prolonged his life, 95-year-old Holocaust survivor Jack Betteil, of Bayside returned to North Shore University Hospital (NSUH) and proclaimed that his doctor was “a More...

NYLCV Releases 2018 State Environmental Scorecard

The New York League of Conservation Voters (NYLCV) has announced the release of its 2018 Environmental Scorecard, reflecting how state legislators acted on important environmental and public health issues.  More...

This July Set To Be Safest On Record In City

A 2% drop in the number of index crimes recorded last month compared to the number compiled in July 2017 makes July 2018 the safest on record putting the city on track to finish 2018 with under a total of 100,000 index crimes for only the second time More...

Ask Dr. Universe

Dear Dr. Universe, Where do bees sleep? —Annalisa, 10, Middletown, NJ Dear Annalisa, Sleep is important for lots of the animals on our planet. Just like you need a good rest, so do bees. But, bee sleep is different than human sleep. More...

August Exhibitions, Events At Plaxall Gallery

Check out the following exhibitions and events at Plaxall Gallery!  Art Exhibits:  Yours, And Always, Only Yours, the LiC-A Member exhibition and summer postcard exhibition is being held through August 26.  Tony Vaccaro: Orphan to Phot More...

FIAO’s 30th 5K Run To Fight Drug Abuse

The Federation of Italian American Organizations Queens (FIAO) celebrated the 30th anniversary of its 5K Run to Fight Drug Abuse, which was sponsored by SB One Bank. More...

Twister Hits College Point & Whitestone

A tornado that touched down in College Point on August 2 damaged homes, knocked down power lines and tore down at least 50 street trees.  More...

Accident On RFK-Triborough Bridge

Heading towards the Bronx on the RFK-Triborough Bridge on Monday, August 6 at the end of the morning rush, approximately 9 am, an accident caused massive delays backing up into Queens and the Grand C More...

Jazz In The Sky

An evening of jazz for a good cause! Join Flushing House on Friday, September 14 at 7 pm for an evening of LIVE JAZZ, eating, drinking and dancing on the Flushing House rooftop overlooking the city. There will even be a photo booth! More...

The Pulpit

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