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Queens reacts to newly enacted paid sick leave law
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/25/2014 at 3:56PM

Jackson Heights coffee bar owner Afzal Hossain doesn’t like the city’s new paid sick leave law, but he believes we should all follow the law, no matter the burden. Although he’s willing to comply, he isn’t happy about it.

Corona man arraigned in child porn bust
Police Cristabelle Tumola 3/10/2014 at 6:08PM

A Corona man has been arraigned on charges involving promoting and possessing child pornography after he allegedly lured young girls through the Internet by convincing them they were playing a game, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown and NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton announced Monday.

Op-ed: The spirit of giving
News Op-Ed 12/08/2013 at 2:37PM

COUNCILMEMBER JULISSA FERRERAS Every year, the holiday day season gives us an extra special opportunity to reflect upon our blessings and take time to give back to those we love. With Chanukah just ending and Christmas and Kwanzaa fast approaching, it’s clear that the spirit of giving is already in the air – almost everywhere [...]

Man found dead in Corona home
Police Queens Courier Staff 12/01/2013 at 3:56PM

A 27-year-old unidentified man was found dead inside a Corona home early Sunday morning, police said. Police found him in a third floor bedroom at 108-62 42 Avenue shortly before 2 a.m. on December 1 after responding to a call of a “foul odor” inside the home. There are no arrests at the time, and [...]