Jackson Heights community rallies against Trade Fair


| mpantelidis@queenscourier.com

Photo Courtesy of Councilmember Daniel Dromm

The Jackson Heights community is fed up with a local supermarket’s “un-Fair” procedures. Councilmember Daniel Dromm and neighborhood residents united on January 17 in front of Trade Fair, a supermarket located at 75-07 37th Avenue, to protest the grocer’s persistent violations of city laws and regulations. “Trade Fair’s violations have created an unsafe environment for […]

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Our publications can be found at thousands of locations throughout Queens County. Below are some of our strategic distribution partners where you can always find The Queens Courier. Contact us at 718-224-5863 for other distribution points in your community. Bally Total Fitness Citibank Queens County Savings Bank Queens Library Trade Fair Supermarket United States Postal […]

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Courier Distribution


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Our publications can be found at thousands of locations throughout Queens County. Below are some of our strategic distribution partners where you can always find The Queens Courier. Click on any of the icons below to find a location closest to you!Contact us at 718-224-5863 for other distribution points in your community. Bally Total Fitness […]

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Rats running rampant in Astoria


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One day last month, Kevin O’Neill was walking his golden retriever through his Astoria neighborhood when a rat attacked his dog leaving a vicious cut that sent the dog to the hospital. “I had to get antibiotics for the dog’s infection,” said O’Neill who lives on 30th Street in Astoria and believes a rat infestation […]

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Limo lock limiting parking in Astoria


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On a recent Saturday, Michael Parrino drove from his home near Ditmars to the Grand Liquor store on the corner of 31st Street and 30th Avenue to buy some wine. However, he could not park his car. As usual, black and grey Lincolns were parked back to back on both sides of the block. The […]

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More Security Called For In Wake Of Astoria Murders


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In an attempt to calm a community petrified by a double homicide, City Council Speaker Peter Vallone addressed Astoria residents Monday, telling the community that the City is beefing up its security and utilizing all of its resources to apprehend the killers who took the lives of two supermarket employees last week. "This community is […]

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TSA apologizes to elderly women for strip search at Kennedy Airport


| jlane@queenscourier.com

Graphic by Jay Lane

TSA apologizes to elderly women for strip search at Kennedy Airport In an about-face, the feds have admitted wrongdoing in the cases of two elderly women who say they were strip-searched at Kennedy Airport by overzealous screeners. Federal officials had initially insisted that all “screening procedures were followed” after Ruth Sherman, 89, and Lenore Zimmerman, 85, went […]

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Council Scandal Sends Shockwaves Through Queens


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The worst scandal to shake the New York City Council in recent memory centers around a plot of land in Brooklyn, but the aftershocks of Angel Rodriguezs collapse are reverberating through Queens. When Councilman Rodriguez (D Brooklyn) was arrested last week and charged with extortion, fraud, and a host of other crimes, he embarrassed the […]

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