Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Rego Park

Female politicians encourage Young Dems during panel

Four female elected officials encouraged members of the Queens County Young Democrats to consider politics and public service as a career during a recent panel discussion, offering stories and guidance to the assembled crowd on the challenges of being a woman in politics in New York City. Comments (4)

Sunday, April 3, 2016

New Voices

Selective outrage distorts the victims of terror

No doubt many across our borough have watched the events in Brussels with anxiety, perhaps wondering if the events at Zaventem Airport could happen at La Guardia or JFK. We wonder if we’ll be safe in the subway—a system so large we could never hope to perfectly secure it. We spent most of last week going about our lives alongside police dogs and heavily armed police and to a certain extent, we’ve accepted it as the new normal. Comments (4)

Saturday, April 2, 2016


Maloney brings re-election campaign to Astoria

U.S. Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-Astoria) brought her re-election campaign to the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria last week. Comments (1)

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Howard Beach

A struggling Kasich comes to Queens

Howard Beach

A struggling Kasich comes to Queens

GOP presidential candidate and Ohio Gov. John Kasich is struggling in the polls, but as primary season moves eastward, he made his case Wednesday afternoon to New York voters at a MSNBC town hall event at St. Helen Catholic Academy in Howard Beach. Comments (2)

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Howard Beach

Kasich comes to Queens

Howard Beach

Kasich comes to Queens

As GOP presidential candidate John Kasich prepared to take the stage Wednesday for a MSNBC townhall event at St. Helen’s Church in Howard Beach, an onlooker shook his head in disbelief. Comments (1)



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