The U.S. Coast Guard treated Middle Village resident Colin Flood, who is battling leukemia, to a visit and personal tour of a helicopter.
Pope John Paul II will be honored with a street co-naming of 56th Road in Maspeth, where Holy Cross Roman Catholic Church is located.
The United War Veterans Council (UWVC) hosted the first of a series of meetings to organize the Little Neck-Douglaston Memorial Day Parade, which was in danger of being canceled this year, on Wednesday, March 19, at Community Church of Little Neck.
UPS workers rallied outside the Maspeth facility after the company cut the jobs of 250 drivers. Public officials and union leaders joined to help with the protest.
UPS employees and public officials are planning to host a demonstration in Maspeth Friday, hoping the company will rehire 250 drivers that were recently handed termination slips.
An employee at a Maspeth school for special education children has been charged for engaging in sexual acts with a 14-year-old student, according to officials.
Community residents and employees of St. John’s Episcopal Hospital met with the institution’s leaders to discuss the future in a forum hosted by State Senator James Sanders.
Members of the St. Pancras Church choir are looking forward to their concert in May, which will celebrate three landmark anniversaries.
Sierra Calhoun, leading scorer of the Christ the King girls basketball team, earned the prestigious Gatorade New York Girls Basketball Player of the Year award for her contributions on and off the court this season.
The Q54 is one of several bus lines that State Senator Joseph Addabbo sent complaints about to the MTA.