BID Welcomes Captain Back to Flushing

Queens Tribune July 24, 2014 | By Joe Marvilli The Flushing Business Improvement District held an event to welcome the 109th Precinct’s new Commanding Officer, while also saying goodbye to a couple of the precinct’s familiar faces. On July 18, the BID, elected officials and community leaders headed up to the seventh floor of the […]

Queens Electeds Unite in Support of Israel

Queens Chronicle July 24, 2014 | By Christopher Barca Politicians share tales of anti-Jewish violence as troops move into Gaza. When state Sen. Toby Stavisky (D-Flushing) and her husband rented a car and traveled through Israel to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary years ago, they decided to see the Palestinian-controlled Gaza Strip for themselves, she […]

EMILY’s List Announces state Senate Endorsements

Legislative Gazette July 21, 2014 | By Thomas Alston In hopes of securing a Democratic majority in the state Senate, EMILY’s List announced its endorsement of four Democratic state senators for the November election. The organization is one of the most powerful champions of women’s issues at the national and state level, and has been […]