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BOE sacrifices voters’ rights for political correctness
Letters Letters 7/28/2014 at 2:15PM

NYC’s Board of Elections cited a low voter turnout for the June primary and a declining participation rate over the last few years. There’s a good reason why. The BOE closed a number of polling sites because they were deemed inaccessible to handicapped voters under the Americans With Disabilities Act.  Sending absentee ballots to disabled [...]

One killed, six injured in Astoria crash
One killed, six injured in Astoria crash
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 7/28/2014 at 8:18AM

A crash in Astoria on Sunday left one person dead and six hurt, including three children and a pedestrian, after the driver had a medical episode moments before the accident, cops said.

Elegant Chinese dining
Elegant Chinese dining
Dining Pearl Adler 7/27/2014 at 8:01PM

It is a busy block as Northern Boulevard goes into Great Neck from Little Neck and for many years the border block was home to the popular Chinese restaurant Harvest Buffet. It has been totally reborn literally from top to bottom with new management and it’s terrific dining.

Motorcycle rider dies in St. Albans collision
Police Liam La Guerre 7/27/2014 at 4:10PM

Pastor De La Cruz, 45, was traveling eastbound on Liberty Avenue around 12:30 a.m. near the intersection of Farmers Boulevard when he lost control of his Suzuki GSXR 750 motorcycle, cops said.

Vandals damage NYS Pavilion
Vandals damage NYS Pavilion
Top Stories Queens Courier Staff 7/25/2014 at 1:33PM

Vandals caused mischief at the storied New York State Pavilion last weekend, setting a stolen van ablaze and damaging its terrazzo map, according to a member of an advocacy group for the structure.