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Queens businesses brace for LIRR strike impact
Queens businesses brace for LIRR strike impact
Northeast Liam La Guerre 7/16/2014 at 4:10PM

The potential LIRR work stoppage, which could start on July 20, would not only strand thousands of commuters, but also hurt small businesses in Queens like Ahmed Iftikhar’s newsstand, which depends on LIRR service for customers.

Traffic light needed on Northern Blvd.
Letters Letters 6/26/2014 at 12:31PM

The Alley Pond Environmental Center (APEC) located at 228-06 Northern Blvd., Douglaston, is a great place to learn about ecology and the need to protect and preserve our planet. The Center sees over 62,000 people a year including 40,000 children. Many of those children arrive by school bus on weekdays on class trips. The problem [...]

What to do this weekend in Queens
What to do this weekend in Queens
News Queens Courier Staff 6/20/2014 at 2:16PM

What is a polliwog anyway? Children learn the answer to this question and many more while observing and handling real frogs on Saturday, June 21 at Alley Pond Environmental Center.

Sen. Schumer, what was he thinking?
Letters Letters 6/19/2014 at 12:06PM

Residents of Bayside, Little Neck, Douglaston and Auburndale have for two years been living under the terrible noise of the new take-off route out of LaGuardia Airport called the TENIS Climb. Planes fly low and often and create noise that precludes outdoor conversations, and even [indoor conversations through] open windows. Moreover, the expectation is that [...]