Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016


Avella pushes to clear Whitestone lot

State Sen. Tony Avella (D-Bayside) is fighting to get what is supposed to be a vacant Whitestone lot cleared. Comments (1)

Monday, Aug. 15, 2016


BID holds annual meeting

The Bayside Village Business Improvement District held its annual meeting in the Magnolia Room of Bourbon Street Restaurant Monday to discuss a new street lamp program and progress on the plan to build a parking garage on 41st Avenue. Comments (1)

Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016

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Presidential campaign has its twists and turns

This year’s presidential campaign is very unusual to say the least. Comments (3)

Friday, Aug. 12, 2016


Salon owners tell Kim regs causing problems

State Assemblyman Ron Kim (D-Flushing) met with nail salon owners and Asian business leaders this week to discuss the hardships caused by new, strict state regulations. Laws meant to protect workers have cracked down on nail salon owners, who have told Kim that the regulations are punitive and impossible to abide by. Comments (5)

Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016


Stavisky strikes back at primary opponent

The state Sen. Toby Stavisky’s (D-Flushing) campaign is firing back at primary opponent S.J. Jung by calling on the New York State Joint Commission on Public Ethics to investigate his tardiness in filing an annual statement of financial disclosure with the agency. Comments (1)

Five candidates approved by BOE to run for Clark seat

Candidates in the Democratic primary race to run for the seat left vacant by the death of state Assemblywoman Barbara Clark have learned if they qualified for the ballot. Comments (1)

How Pokémon Go got turned into a threat

Our governor wants us to panic about a problem that does not exist: Sex offenders preying on kids playing Pokemon Go. Comments (1)


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