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Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016

Long Island City

Boro protesters defend values on March to Trump Tower

More than a thousand protesters gathered in Long Island City Saturday to rally behind City Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer (D-Sunnyside) as he led a march to Trump Tower via the Queensboro Bridge pedestrian walk to protest the president-elect’s expected policies on immigration and civil liberties. Comments (19)
Letters

Focus on local problems, not Trump

I attended the hastily put together rally in Diversity Plaza in Jackson Heights Dec. 9. Comments (2)

Friday, Nov. 25, 2016

Politics

Airbnb faces enforcement of new law in Queens

The confrontation between Airbnb and New York City continues to fester, as hosts who list rentals await the possible enforcement of a law banning the advertisement of short-term rentals within the five boroughs. Comments (1)
Opinion

Time for a truce

It’s time, Gentlemen, to lay down your swords and end the skirmishes that have divided the city and state despite their shared goals. Comments (1)

Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016

Jackson Heights

Crowley runs for chairman of House Democratic Caucus

Calling Nov. 8 a difficult day for the country and the Democratic Party, U.S. Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-Jackson Heights) announced Thursday that he will run for chairman of the House Democratic Caucus. Crowley served as the vice chairman of the body for the last four years. Comment

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