A suspect was arrested Thursday night in connection with the attempted sexual assault of a 26-year-old mother in front of her three children behind the Pan American Hotel in Elmhurst last Sunday, police said. Comment.
Just days after 23 people were shot across the city in one weekend, two of them fatally, City Councilman Costa Constantinides (D-Astoria) took to the steps of City Hall to introduce legislation that would allow public access to the city’s gun offender registry. Comments (1).
John Liu’s campaign has filed a complaint with the city Board of Elections, claiming glossy mailers sent out by the Independent Democratic Conference’s PAC in support of his opponent, state Sen. Tony Avella (D-Avella), were illegal campaign contributions. Comment.
The scene at Arthur Ashe Stadium’s Aces restaurant was a culinary delight as the US Open’s culinary partner displayed the array of food offerings tennis fans can nosh on at this year’s event. Comments (1).
After watching and reading accounts of protests and town hall meetings against new homeless shelters in East Elmhurst and Elmhurst, City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer (D-Sunnyside) kept quiet because the controversy lay outside his district. Comments (2).
Despite a deal between the mainline Democrats and the Independent Democratic Conference to reunite, former city Comptroller John Liu said his primary opponent, state Sen. Tony Avella (D-Bayside) is not to be trusted. Comments (5).
For the third straight year, the Queens Economic Development Corp. will staff an information and referral kiosk at the US Open to generate business for the borough’s restaurants, hotels and cultural institutions. Comment.
The Shops at Atlas Park saw early risers as more than 100 beauty shoppers stood on line as early as 6 a.m. last Friday for the grand opening of ULTA, the largest beauty retailer in the United States. Comments (1).
If gospel, jazz and soul move you, and you can use a healthy dose of spirituality to lift your spirits, then you will likely enjoy listening to Petula Beckles’ refreshingly mellow and soulful sound. Comment.