Friday, June 19, 2015

Oakland Gardens

Council hopefuls file in running for Mark Weprin’s seat

After Mark Weprin’s City Council seat officially became vacant Monday, hopefuls began filing petitions to run for the vacancy created when he took an administration position in the governor’s office. Comments (22)

Pols, immigrants present second Immigration Resource Fair

Elected officials and city immigrant groups announced the second annual Immigration Resource Fair which will include a legal clinic and community-based organizations at a news conference at the Flushing Library Monday morning. Comment

Pol seeks crackdown on illegal nail salons, easier licensing for trainees

State Assemblyman Ron Kim (D-Flushing) has introduced a bill that would empower the Department of State to crack down on unscrupulous nail salons and make it easier for trainees to get licenses. Comments (2)


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