April 1, 2011 RSS feed / Top Stories

Congressman Weiner Draws 2G In DC Parking Tix

An investigative Capitol Hill newspaper, “Roll Call,” has revealed that Congressman Anthony Weiner, who represents most of Rockaway’s west end, racked up nearly $2,180 in parking tickets in Washington, DC from 2007 to early this mon More...

Debt Settlement Tops Fraud List

Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Jonathan Mintz recently declared debt settlement the top fraud of the year. More...

Smoking Ban Goes Into Effect 5/23

The smoking ban passed by the New York City Council in February will go into effect on May 23, prohibiting smoking in New York City parks, beaches and playgrounds. More...

MediSys Hires Attorney To Review Policies

In the wake of a scandal involving its former CEO, David Rosen, who has been charged in federal court with paying bribes to several local politicians to garner favors in the state legislature, former United States Attorney Zachary W. More...

Gateway Priorities Chill Fort Tilden Users

Calls For ‘Limited Organized Recreation’

By Howard Schwach The headline on a recent newsletter distributed by officials at Gateway National Recreation Area says that it seeks to “Find Common Ground and Navigate New Waters.” More...

Parents, Day Care Centers Prepare To Fight City Hall

As the budget battle in the city heats up, day care providers, parents and local elected officials are gearing up for a battle to save day care centers and the number of seats they offer from the budget ax. More...

FDNY Responds To Gas Leak

FDNY personnel responded to the scene of a gas leak coming from an apartment building located on Beach 92 Street near Shorefront Parkway. FDNY officials were on scene for more than an hour. More...

Venetian Blind Bus Stop Beatdown Leads To Arrest

A woman grabbed a wand from her window blinds and went downstairs and allegedly beat a woman standing in front of a bus stop outside Carlton Manor last Tuesday evening, according to police. More...

Smith, Titus Listen To Concerns At Town Hall Meeting

State Senator Malcolm Smith and Assemblywoman Michele Titus took part in a Town Hall meeting last weekend at Peninsula Preparatory Academy Charter School to discuss the upcoming state budget with their constituents. More...

FDNY Responds To Gas Leak

FDNY personnel responded to the scene of a gas leak coming from an apartment building located on Beach 92 Street near Shorefront Parkway. FDNY officials were on scene for more than an hour. More...


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