Students and parents advocate for play street at P.S. 166 in Astoria
THE COURIER/Photos by Angela Matua

Have some play every day. This was the message that students and parents had at the Community Board 1 meeting on Tuesday when they implored the board to approve an application to create a play street at P.S. 166 in Astoria. The school, located at 33-09 35th Ave., is home to 1,200 elementary school students who […]

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PHOTOS: Students at Bayside’s P.S. 46 go pink for breast cancer awareness
COURIER/Photos by Anthony Giudice

The fifth-grade class at P.S. 46 The Alley Pond School in Bayside showed their support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month by wearing pink for the entire school day on Friday, Oct. 16. The Student Council at P.S. 46, led by Rosemary Nucatola, organized the event, officers from the 111th Precinct and the Auxiliary Police Section, including Lieutenant Emmanuel Andre, […]

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104th Precinct goes pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Photos by Kelly Marie Mancuso

BY KELLY MARIE MANCUSO In precincts across the city, NYPD officers are donning pink in a show of support during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Throughout the month of October, officers will incorporate pink into their wardrobes, vehicles and precinct houses in an effort to encourage women struggling with breast cancer, as well as to draw […]

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First Polish Bilingual Day celebrated at Ridgewood school
Photos by Kelly Marie Mancuso

BY KELLY MARIE MANCUSO Residents of all ages and nationalities gathered to celebrate Polish history and culture at the first annual Polish Bilingual Day festival at P.S. 71 in Ridgewood on Saturday. The festival was created by the New York-based educational organization Dobra Polska Szkola Foundation in conjunction with other local Polish schools and groups […]

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Woodside, LIC community asks car dealerships on Northern Blvd. to be ‘good neighbors’
THE COURIER/Photos by Angy Altamirano

Members of the Woodside and Long Island City communities are calling on local car dealerships — which can be found on both sides of Northern Boulevard — to be good neighbors and help keep the streets safe. Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer gathered with residents and local leaders on Tuesday morning to voice their outrage and concern with car […]

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