Assemblymember Edward Braunstein

Residents unhappy over tax hikes on northeast Queens co-ops, condos
Residents unhappy over tax hikes on northeast Queens co-ops, condos
Northeast Queens Courier Staff 11/08/2013 at 12:04PM

ELIJAH STEWART Bayside-area residents say they are getting fed up with what they believe to be unfair tax increases on co-ops and condos throughout northeast Queens. “They look at it as they might as well buy a house, which is a larger down payment, than come here and pay enormous amounts in taxes,” said John [...]

Pols want to parcel precints into subdivisions
Pols want to parcel precints into subdivisions
News Melissa Chan 2/01/2012 at 11:33AM

Local politicians and civic leaders banded together to demand proper police protection in northeast Queens — an area they say is too large geographically and in population density for the current precincts to support all its residents. According to Senator Tony Avella, the region’s precincts — the 105th and 109th — have been tasked with [...]

Bayside kicks off holiday season
Bayside kicks off holiday season
News Michael Pantelidis 11/30/2011 at 2:36PM

Bayside residents and community leaders rang in the holiday season by lighting up the neighborhood. The Bayside Village Business Improvement District (BID) and Bayside Business Association (BBA) hosted their annual Holiday Tree and Menorah Lighting ceremony on November 29 at the BBA headquarters, located at 41-16 Bell Boulevard. “This marks the start of the holiday [...]