Pedestrians and school children will soon be able to safely cross a busy Elmhurst intersection.
Local elected officials are calling for a change in the law to prevent another child, like 8-year-old Noshat Nahian, from losing their life.
Varied reports came out this week about what exactly happened at the intersection of Rockaway Boulevard and 99th Street. It was originally reported that at about 7:30 a.m. on Friday, June 8 near M.S. 137, a school crossing guard, Jillian Selby, 60, choked a 14-year-old student. The boy and his mother went to the 106th [...]
Some parents in Howard Beach are worried about getting their children to and from school in one piece. Parents of children who attend P.S. 232 said the intersection between 153rd Avenue and 83rd Street — between the school and the Waldbaum’s across the street — is so “extremely dangerous” that they worry for their children’s [...]