Whitestone Times

Friday, Aug. 17, 2012

Political Action

Halloran backs small biz, Israel in bid for Congress seat

In the new 6th Congressional District in Queens, which is replacing U.S. Rep. Gary Ackerman’s (D-Bayside) district, conservative City Councilman Dan Halloran (R-Whitestone) is running against state Assemblywoman Grace Meng (D-Flushing), who won the Queens Democratic Party primary. Comments (3)

A Wealthy Man

Nino Lercara is a wealthy man. Comment

Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012


Fed’s auto industry bigwig pays Queens a visit

The federal government’s efforts to save the auto industry got a lot of hype in other parts of the country, but the man overseeing the recovery toured a College Point facility Monday to see how New York fared after the 2009 bailout. Comment

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Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012


Halloran hands budgeting reins to his constituents

Constituents of City Councilman Dan Halloran (R-Whitestone) started a year-long process last week of deciding where their tax dollars will go. Comments (1)

Car crash injures three people in Whitestone

WHITESTONE — Three people were injured in an accident involving two vehicles at Francis Lewis Boulevard and 23rd Avenue in Whitestone Tuesday afternoon, a spokesman for the city Fire Department said. Comment

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