Sutphin Boulevard shops in Jamaica receive grant for a makeover
Photo courtesy of Council Member Rory Lancman.

A new look is coming to Sutphin Boulevard in Jamaica, with many store fronts receiving a makeover. Council Members Rory Lancman and I. Daneek Miller joined the Sutphin Boulevard Business Improvement District and Commissioner Greg Bishop of Small Business Services (SBS) Wednesday, to unveil the new facades at F&S Discount and Variety and several other stores. […]

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Here’s where you can celebrate the National Night Out Against Crime in Queens next week
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Support your local police and safer streets by participating in the National Night Out Against Crime that Queens precincts will observe on Tuesday night, Aug. 2. Each precinct across the city will host an evening of fun, free events for the community with the goal of building a stronger relationship with the people they serve […]

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Enjoy these 3 FREE concerts at Queens Library this August
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Are you looking for some great nights of music and fun this summer? Queens Library is celebrating the summer with three concerts at their Central Library Branch. The best part is that all of these concerts are free! Reserve your spot today and check out these amazing events. A Summer Afternoon with Multi-Award Winning Japanese […]

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Justice prevails for autistic children who were forced to sit on overheated school buses
Photo courtesy of Public Advocate Letitia James office

Justice was served for two autistic children who endured sweltering conditions on their school buses, after a lawsuit against the New York City Department of Education (DOE) concluded on Monday. The lawsuit was originally filed by Public Advocate Letitia James in August 2015, due to the DOE’s failure to provide sufficient air conditioning on school buses […]

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City is investing millions in Ozone Park infrastructure upgrades
Photo courtesy of the NYC water department

Ozone Park is getting a $41.5 million makeover. The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP), Department of Transportation (DOT) and Department of Design and Construction (DDC) announced Tuesday that work has begun on the installation of three miles of new sewers and water mains in Ozone Park . Residents can also expect to see the addition of […]

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