Dozens of companies are coming to the Rochdale Village Community Center job fair
Photo via Flickr/user Matthew X. Kiernan

An upcoming job fair will bring dozens of companies to Rochdale Village looking to recruit new employees. Senator James Sanders Jr. will host an informational job fair in the Grand Ballroom of the Rochdale Village Community Center located at 169-65 137th Ave. in Jamaica. The fair will take place on Aug. 3 from 10 a.m. […]

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UPDATE: This Queens lawmaker won’t run for re-election, but isn’t closing door on political career yet
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UPDATED June 6, 5:21 p.m. After five years in Albany, Assemblyman Phil Goldfeder says its time to focus on family, not politics. The lawmaker announced on June 2 that he would not seek re-election this November to the 23rd Assembly District seat, which represents Ozone Park, Howard Beach, Broad Channel and much of the Rockaways. […]

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CONFIRMED: Forest Hills’ Shake Shack is opening this Thursday
Photo: Instagram/Shake Shack

Burger lovers, brace yourselves because the fourth Queens location of popular burger eatery Shake Shack, in Forest Hills, is set to open its doors on Thursday, May 26, according to a statement from the company. Located at 71-26 Austin St. in Forest Hills, in the former space of the clothing store Strawberry, this standalone location of Shake Shack has been confirmed since November […]

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Buffalo Wild Wings opens on College Point’s 20th Avenue
THE COURIER/Photos by Alina Suriel

College Point residents welcomed a new sports bar into the area with the arrival of a Buffalo Wild Wings franchise location on Monday. The new 20th Avenue location opened started with a bang, with a packed house of diners at nearly every table for the first night of business. According to staffers at the site, […]

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Alleged coverup of contaminated College Point soil brought to light
Photo courtesy of Tony Avella's office

Officials and College Point residents are looking for answers after fuel-contaminated soil was found and left unreported at the Linden Place Project of the College Point Industrial Park. Dr. James Cervino—a College Point marine pathologist and Community Board 7 (CB 7) member working as a consultant on the project—uncovered the contamination on a recent trip to […]

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