July 15, 2011 RSS feed / Top Stories

Ex-Rockaway Supe In Atlanta Hot Water

Beverly Hall has always been a controversial figure, particularly in Rockaway during the mid-1990s, when she and her sponsor, James Sanders Jr., sought to make Hall the Superintendent of Community School Board 27, which includes all of the schools on More...

Man Shot At Edgemere Houses

A Rockaway man remains in stable condition at the Jamaica Hospital Center after being shot once in the buttocks while hanging out in front of the sprawling Edgemere Houses, police sources say. More...

Socialist Announces Run for Congress

Last week, the battle lines seemed to be drawn for the race to fill Anthony Weiner’s vacated seat in Congress. More...

Garaufis OK’s Firefighter Hiring

New York City is poised to test firefighter candidates for the first time in more than four years thanks to a deal cut with Federal Judge Nicholas Garaufis, who ruled nearly five years ago that the city’s firefighter test was racially biased be More...

Parties Set Candidates For Special Election

Weprin Takes On Turner For House Deacy Takes On Goldfedder For Assembly

Despite the fact that nobody in the general electorate had a say in choosing the candidates for the upcoming September 13 special election, the candidates have been set and are ready to campaign hard in the two months left between now and the primary More...

PA Sets Study To Study The Study

Faced with too many planes and too little runway space, the Port Authority, the agency that owns the three major local airports – John F. More...

DCA Launches ‘Protect Your Money’ Campaign

Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Jonathan Mintz announced earlier this week the launch of the 2011 Protect Your Money campaign, a public awareness campaign to warn New Yorkers about scams to avoid and let them know about free help th More...


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