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Bill would alleviate train troubles for Middle Village residents
Bill would alleviate train troubles for Middle Village residents
News Billy Rennison 4/11/2012 at 12:25PM

A congressional hopeful has joined the fight of residents who continue to rail against trains they say are disrupting their lives. The Fresh Pond freight rail lines, operated by New York & Atlantic Railroad in Middle Village and Glendale, have long bothered residents that live adjacent to the tracks — especially those along 69th Place [...]

Politicians continue to pick up Congressional endorsements
News Melissa Chan 4/06/2012 at 9:33AM

Congressional candidates contending for the 6th District seat continue to collect boosts to their campaigns. Assemblymember Grace Meng — the Queens County Democratic Organization’s bid — picked up endorsements from the New York State Independence Party and the Italian-American Political Action Committee. She also received support from several dozen political individuals. Meng’s Congressional Committee also [...]