Following a tug-of-war with community activists that lasted
several years, the owners of the former site of St. Saviour’s
Church in Maspeth are seeking to build several warehouses on
part of the one-acre property.
The last remaining bidder for the contract to operate 4,500
video lottery terminals (VLTs) at Aqueduct Racetrack unveiled
its proposal to remake the South Ozone Park facility at a public
hearing hosted by Community Board 10 last Thursday, July
Revamping a rapidly deteriorating bar wasn’t too tall of a
task for a group of enterprising music producers who recently
reopened historic Neir’s Tavern to the delight of several
Far-reaching legislation aimed at reining in Wall Street marks the latest and likely the last major achievement by President Barack Obama and the Democratic-controlled Congress, an 18-month partnership that strove simultaneously to fix a battered economy and enact sweeping changes to health care, education and more. More...
IDA (IRENE) AMENDOLARO (nee Costa) of Glendale passed away on July 12, 2010 at the age of 78. Born May 26, 1932, in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, Irene was the only child of John and Josephine (Ippolito) Costa. She married her beloved husband Martin (Mario) Amendolaro in 1957. More...
For two years, I have been putting up with the constant stench of rail cars parked behind my home. These are left there overnight for pickup and ultimately transported to their final dumping location. More...