3 hrs ago
Queens Man Sentenced for Poisoning Child in Lawrence
April 24, 2014 - Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice announced the sentencing today of a Queens man in the 2011 poisoning of a child in a vehicle parked in Lawrence.
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18 hrs ago
New York Daily News
Charter network CEO pushes de Blasio to find homes for Success Academies
Eva Moskowitz, a former political rival of the mayor, wants to see the Harlem, lower Manhattan and Queens schools re-housed as quickly as possible.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
New York Daily News
April 21: Charter schools, carriage horses and pop culture
Manhattan: On April 16, the Daily News published "School isn't child's play," about a Democracy Prep school that is colocated with the Mid-Manhattan Adult Learning Center.
Dr Gordon Cowans, new principal of the 38-year-old Knox Community College, is in no doubt that national development depends on education and that his institution has a lead role to play.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
P rez Art Museum opens unprecedented exploration of the cultural history of the Caribbean
Caribbean: Crossroads of the World, opening April 18, 2014 at Perez Art Museum Miami , explores the diverse cultural history of the Caribbean and its diaspora, highlighting over two centuries of rarely seen works dating from after the Haitian Revolution to the present.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Cops Searching for Man Who Assaulted NICE Bus Driver
Nassau County Police are searching for a man they say assaulted a NICE Bus driver who refused to make an unauthorized stop.
City Battling Spike in Domestic Violence With Novel Outreach Programs
Desperate for a safe place, they ended up in Bianca's brother's house in Southeast Queens.
Hapilos awards off
SATURDAY'S 21st Hapilos Anniversary and Digital Awards has been postponed. The event was scheduled for the Chinese Benevolent Association of Jamaica Centre in St Andrew.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Queens Week 2014: Jamaica No Longer Predominantly African-American Neighborhood
An area of Queens that many usually refer to as a predominantly African-American neighborhood actually isn't anymore, according to Census estimates.
Egg-Stravaganza and Giant Bunnies Bringing Easter Fun to Queens Kids
Parents in Queens who are looking for some Easter festivities with their kids will find a number of places that host egg hunts and other attractions throughout the borough.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
New York Business.com
Boro prez tells why Queens is king
Photo by Buck Ennis." data-ga-event-type="click" data-ga-event-category="Articles" data-ga-event-action="Main Photo Enlarge" data-ga-event-label="Melinda Katz"> Recently inaugurated Queens Borough President Melinda Katz has the city's biggest borough in her blood: Her father founded the Queens Symphony, and her mother started the Queens Council on ... (more)
If we build the logistics hub they will come
We are on the cusp of greatness. We now have mega projects in the pipeline which may fuel our drive to growth.
Energy World Corporation secures financing with Development Bank of the Philippines
Energy World Corporation , the parent of Energy World International has secured project financing with the Development Bank of the Philippines for its operations in that country.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Nearby: Cops ID Elderly Queens Man Found in Inwood Waters
Police confirmed the identity of a body reportedly seen in the waters off Inwood Wednesday morning.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Atlantic Ave First of 25 "Arterial Slow Zones" to Get 25 MPH Limit This Year
As drivers zoomed by on Atlantic Avenue this morning, local elected officials and advocates joined NYC DOT and NYPD to unveil the first of the city's "arterial slow zones," major streets where the speed limit will be dropped to 25 mph from the current citywide limit of 30 mph.
Rego Park Getting Dozens of New Full-Day Pre-K Seats
The number of pre-K seats in Rego Park will increase by more than 60 percent, making the popular early-childhood education program more accessible in the area.
Making Jamaica's logistic hub a reality
THE Jamaican Government has declared that a viable logistics hub can become a game-changer for the national economy, facilitating businesses and creating much needed employment.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
South Shore Record
LIRR Far Rockaway Branch Weekend Schedules Adjusted this weekend
LIRR Far Rockaway Branch Weekend Schedules Adjusted April 12-13 and May 3-4 Brooklyn-Bound Trains to Depart up to Eight Minutes Early While Crews Perform Maintenance on 150th Street Bridge On April 12-13, and on May 3-4, the Long Island Rail Road will perform waterproofing maintenance on a bridge that carries two tracks over 150th Street in ... (more)
Residents and teens rally for a skate park
With the good weather finally upon us, outdoor activities are bound to increase.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Best of New Orleans
Preview: Slick Rick
"Just another case about the wrong path/ Straight and narrow or your soul gets cast."