LaGuardia Community College

Traffic study released on site of fatal LIC accident
Traffic study released on site of fatal LIC accident
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 4/24/2014 at 3:24PM

More than a year ago, 16-year-old Tenzin Drudak was fatally struck while on his way to school on Thomson Avenue. Now, LaGuardia Community College has a released a traffic study on the highly congested roadway, to help prevent another life from being lost.

Op-ed: Support programs that boost our economy
News Op-Ed 12/26/2013 at 4:27PM

ASSEMBLYMEMBER NILY ROZIC One by one, each student marched his way up to the front of the room to receive certificates of completion, each with a sense of accomplishment and hopefulness. One by one, each member of the cohort recounting stories of the past couple of weeks that gave them a second chance. It was [...]

Sunnyside unveils neighborhood map
Sunnyside unveils neighborhood map
West Angy Altamirano 10/07/2013 at 3:14PM

Residents and visitors will now have a colorful way to get around Sunnyside. The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID) and the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce got together with LaGuardia Community College to develop an artistic, colorful map of Sunnyside targeted at both visitors and incoming residents. At the start of the project, 14 students [...]

Queens’ Morning Roundup
Queens’ Morning Roundup
Top Stories Cristabelle Tumola 10/03/2013 at 8:50AM

TODAY’S FORECAST Thursday: Overcast in the morning, then partly cloudy. High of 77. Winds from the NNE at 5 to 10 mph shifting to the WSW in the afternoon. Thursday night: Partly cloudy. Low of 66. Winds less than 5 mph. EVENT OF THE DAY: Bridging the Gap The artistic world of the borough of Queens is alive and [...]

Community pushes for pedestrian safety in western Queens
Community pushes for pedestrian safety in western Queens
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 10/01/2013 at 9:55AM

Update Tuesday, October 1, 6:00 p.m.  After three pedestrians were struck in the last three months — two fatally and one left in critical condition — the western Queens community is asking for safer traffic measures.  According to police, on Friday, September 13 a woman was struck and killed as she was crossing Queens Plaza [...]

Safety improvements at fatal Long Island City intersection
Safety improvements at fatal Long Island City intersection
Top Stories Angy Altamirano 7/31/2013 at 1:00PM

Months after 16-year-old Tenzin Drudak was struck and killed near LaGuardia Community College, the Department of Transportation (DOT) has answered students and residents’ pleas for safety enhancements. Drudak, a student at the Applied Communications High School inside the community college’s building, died after being struck by a minivan that lost control and mounted the sidewalk [...]

Sunnyside map to help visitors, residents explore neighborhood
Sunnyside map to help visitors, residents explore neighborhood
West Angy Altamirano 7/09/2013 at 3:42PM

Visitors and residents are getting a colorful way to find their way around Sunnyside and explore the thriving community. The Sunnyside Shines Business Improvement District (BID), the Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce and LaGuardia Community College are developing an artistic, colorful map of Sunnyside targeted at both visitors and incoming residents. At the start of the [...]