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New York advocates applaud SCOTUS ruling that stopped Trump’s attempt to dismantle DACA

President Donald Trump’s attempt to put an end to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) backfired on his administration Thursday as the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of upholding the policy. The court ruled 5-4 in favor of continuing the program to allow undocumented immigrants who arrived at a young age stay in the […]

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NYPD investigates cop who wore Trump lanyard to Jackson Heights bar inspection during queer dance night

NYPD says they’re investigating an officer who was photographed wearing a Trump lanyard while carrying out an inspection of El Tucanazo during a queer dance night in Jackson Heights on Sunday, Nov. 24. Arrebato, the party collective which was started as a way to build a safety net for queer and transgender people of color, […]

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Senator Peralta honored for ‘selfless devotion to the people of Queens’ in Jackson Heights ceremony

Supporters and former colleague jammed a Jackson Heights street Sunday to honor the late state Senator José R. Peralta with a street co-naming at 79th Street and 37th Avenue where he lived with his family. A beloved civic leader, Peralta made history by becoming the first Dominican-American elected to the New York State Senate where […]

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‘That corridor is a lost land’: Fears of lead exposure amid abatement arise under 7 train trestle in Jackson Heights

Fears from the past surfaced as Cristina Furlong came across signs on Roosevelt Avenue near 82nd Street warning residents of exposure to lead posted by the MTA as the agency works to repaint the entire span of elevated track. Furlong’s son was born with elevated lead levels in his blood stream, and although it is […]

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The Working Families Party placed all bets on primary victory for Cabán without November safety net

Since March, the Working Families Party has backed Tiffany Cabán for Queens District Attorney and offered the resources for her to become a front-runner in the months leading up to the primary and well beyond. But they may not have done enough to ensure her campaign survives to November if she does not come out […]

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