Dream Act

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/25/2014 at 7:32AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Tuesday: Cloudy. High around 40. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph. Tuesday night: Periods of light snow. Low 31. Winds NNE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of snow 50%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 3/18/2014 at 7:58AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Tuesday: Sunny. High 42. Winds ENE at 10 to 20 mph. Tuesday night: Clear skies. Low 31. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph.

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
News Cristabelle Tumola 2/26/2014 at 7:37AM

TODAY’S FORECAST: Wednesday: Light snow this morning giving way to partly cloudy conditions this afternoon. High near 30. Winds WNW at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 50%. Snow accumulations less than one inch. Wednesday night: Clear skies. Low around 15. Winds N at 5 to 10 mph.

Call to reinstate Peter F. Vallone Scholarship
Education & Kids Angy Altamirano 5/05/2013 at 4:20PM

With no agreement on a state Dream Act, Councilmember Peter Vallone Jr. is calling to re-establish the Peter F. Vallone Scholarship, the “original” New York City Dream Act. On Thursday, April 25 Vallone gathered with mayoral candidates, fellow councilmembers and education and immigration advocacy groups to call on Mayor Michael Bloomberg and City Council Speaker [...]

Woodside mother and daughter granted stay
Woodside mother and daughter granted stay
News Michael Pantelidis 10/04/2011 at 5:50PM

Nadia Habib has been granted the greatest birthday gift of all – the gift of time. The 20-year-old Woodside resident and her mother, Nazmin, were facing deportation to Bangladesh on September 29, one day before Nadia’s birthday, but the pair was granted a last-minute reprieve, allowing them to remain in the country – for now. [...]