Joseph Addabbo

Lindenwood hosts ‘Wash for Autism’
Lindenwood hosts ‘Wash for Autism’
South Queens Courier Staff 6/23/2014 at 3:31PM

Over $10,000 was raised by the New York Families for Autistic Children (NYFAC) at the car “Wash for Autism” in Lindenwood on Sunday.

Howard Beach Staples to close at end of May
Howard Beach Staples to close at end of May
Business Eric Jankiewicz 5/21/2014 at 10:59AM

The only Staples in Howard Beach is closing at the end of this month. The store put signs up announcing the closure last week but there will be none of the usual sales fanfare, according to the workers at the Cross Bay Boulevard location.

Op-ed: Finding jobs in Queens
News Op-Ed 5/11/2014 at 8:43AM

As the winter weather is at long last breaking, so is a seemingly never-ending downturn in the labor sector. Employers appear to be relishing in warmer temperatures as suddenly the country has seen an increase in jobs for education, health, retail and more.

City officials split on marching in St. Patrick’s Day parades
City officials split on marching in St. Patrick’s Day parades
South Maggie Hayes 3/05/2014 at 2:44PM

City officials are divided on the decision to march in this year’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Manhattan. But the annual Queens County St. Patrick’s Day Parade in the Rockaways brought in a slew of pols including Borough President Melinda Katz, State Senator Joseph Addabbo and Councilmember Eric Ulrich.

Democrat Lew Simon enters City Council District 32 race
Politics Terence M. Cullen 5/22/2013 at 12:14PM

City Council District 32 has a new contender. Lew Simon, leader of the 23rd Assembly District, has officially declared his candidacy as a Democrat for the upcoming race, where he will vie with incumbent Republican Councilmember Eric Ulrich. Simon was backed by the Queens Democratic Party on Monday, May 20 after announcing his candidacy last [...]