Whitestone Times

Monday, Dec. 26, 2011


Whitestone eatery plan breaks Franco’s pledge

After part of a block was rezoned over the summer to accommodate the expansion of the White House restaurant in Whitestone, plans submitted to the city for the new eatery showed the maximum occupancy would be twice as large as the developer had told the community. Comments (11)

Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011


Model train landscape features historic Queens icons

Captivated children and curious adults got to see landmarks from all over the city last week without having to leave Whitestone. Comment

Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011

College Point

Group wants FAA to revisit College Point transfer station

A Queens advocacy group hopes that developments surrounding the aviation industry and LaGuardia Airport will draw renewed attention to what it said are the dangers of a planned garbage facility in College Point. Comment

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Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2011


Community activist Gene Brennan dies

Gene Brennan, a retired NYPD detective with 20 years on the force, former member of Community Board 7 and longtime community activist, died Monday afternoon at the age of 70, his family said. Comments (4)

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