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Give David Weprin credit for the original idea
Penner's Pen Larry Penner 4/15/2014 at 11:56AM

Give credit where credit is due. New York state Sen. Tony Avella recently called for a new police precinct. When New York State Assemblymember David Weprin was chairperson of the New York City Finance Committee from 2002 to 2009, he advocated creation of the new 116th Precinct out of the existing 105th NYPD Precinct, before [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/21/2014 at 6:46AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Friday: Plentiful sunshine. High 52. Winds W at 10 to 20 mph. Friday night: Clear skies this evening will become overcast overnight. Low around 35. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph.

IBZ funding cuts could hit home for businesses
IBZ funding cuts could hit home for businesses
Southwest Liam La Guerre 3/17/2014 at 12:54AM

A potential decrease in funding to Industrial Business Zones could make it difficult to attract manufacturing businesses to the city in the future, and impact businesses already here.

City drops suit over anti-profiling law
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/05/2014 at 1:19PM

As part of a series of reforms to the NYPD’s stop-and-frisk policy, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday the city is dropping a lawsuit that prohibits “bias-based” profiling by police officers.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/04/2014 at 8:04AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Tuesday: Partly cloudy skies this morning will become overcast during the afternoon. High near 30. Winds NW at 5 to 10 mph. Tuesday night: Cloudy early with some clearing expected late. Low 24. Winds light and variable.