Explore Our Borough

To the Editor: The 50th anniversary of the World’s Fair in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park is drawing visitors both young and old to our borough, curious to see the unusual landmarks that still grace the grounds. This is the moment to step off the grounds, too, and explore all of the other wonderful things that are happening […]

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Some Real Brave Musicians

To The Editor: Well, looks like Real Brave Music School has once again provided our Fresh Meadows community with the most outstanding live music performance yet! On May 4, the music school named Real Brave delivered their real Brave Little Musicians as professional would be’s and with the music teachers as backup on stage, added […]

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Lend A Helping Hand

To The Editor: I believe homelessness is a problem. During the cold winters I have seen over three homeless groups wandering around. I am glad to see people giving them blankets but sad to see the homeless still shivering. We can fix this problem by forcing the homeless people into shelters. If they refuse to […]

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Thanking His Councilman

To The Editor: Open letter to Council Member Eric A. Ulrich I need to thank your staff for helping me resolve a problem. On Tuesday last week I called your office and spoke with Arlene Brown. Told her my problem and she asked me to come in  the next day. I did and Greg Mitchell […]

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An Animal Hero In Queens

To The Editor: Unfortunately, this year my dog’s health has begun to deteriorate. And while I’ve visited a number of pet clinics in search of treatment, my experience with Dr. Ayman Hanna at Animal Empire Veterinary Clinic, located on Grand Avenue in Maspeth, has been unmatched. I am writing this letter to thank Dr. Hanna, […]

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Hypocrites On All Sides

To The Editor: Allow me to rebut the statements by Joe Brooks, whose letters claiming some on the political right are hypocrites. He cited two examples of them taking welfare. Joe, I have news for you. There are hypocrites on the left also. Liberal columnist Carl Rowan favored gun control and made some choice statements […]

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A ‘Misguided’ Progressive Policy

To The Editor: Regarding New York City Councilman Daniel Dromm saying that people opposed to homosexual marriage are not welcome in the Big Apple: In a way, weren’t we here a couple thousand years ago? The ancient and primitive Greeks and Romans crassly valued homosexual relations. But eventually the people wised up and realized that […]

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Silent Homecoming

To The Editor: Re: the ticker-tape parade for veterans that Sen. Chuck Schumer and Mayor de Blasio envision. I am a Korean War veteran who served in combat as a medic. We lost thousands and thousands more were wounded in the defense of that country. There are service members to this day that are still […]

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