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September 8, 2016  RSS feed
Honor the victims of 9/11 at Queens memorial events
Queens lost hundreds of people in the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and every year since that fateful day, the people of this borough have paused to honor their memories with prayer, music, words of comfort and unity.  More...

Cops arrested a Maspeth teenager last week accused of hounding a 25-yearold man for money before beating him up for his wallet. fiomas Davis, 17, of 60th Street was pinched f or the mugging that occurred at about 2:05 a.m. on Sept. 1 in front of a home near the corner of 60th Street and 59th Drive.  More...

Democrats will settle a pair of hotly contested races for legislative seats in this Tuesday’s statewide legislative primary.  Polling places will be open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Sept. 13; only voters who are registered with the Democratic Primary will be eligible to participate.  More...
104th Precinct  Ridgewood, Glendale,  Middle Village and Maspeth  Infant found dead in Glendale home   Cops discovered the lifeless body of an infant in a Glendale home earlier this week.  More...
ANN J. SEXTON died on Tuesday, September 6, at the age of 78. She was the beloved wife of Michael P. Sexton, loving mother of Michael T.  More...
Nine days after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, President George W. Bush delivered perhaps the finest address of his administration. He specifically highlighted the strength and resolve of the American people in responding to this act of war.  More...
School will soon be open, but once again out of work, single income, poor, working and middleclass parents looking for reasonably priced clothing and educational supplies will have to pay more. This is thanks to elected officials who believe they know what is best for you.  More...
As the new school year resumes this month, my thoughts turn to those students who have the will to succeed, but not always the resources.  Too often we hear about dreams extinguished by a lack of opportunity across our nation. Inadequate education is perhaps the most significant of the factors perpetuating intergenerational poverty.  More...