Report: Food Insecurity On The Rise

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer Food insecurity is the reality of one in 10 Queens residents, according to a report, “Superstorm of Hunger: Lingering Shortfalls Expose a Tale of Two Food Cities,” unveiled by the New York City Coalition Against Hunger at the Center of Hope International Church on Nov. 27 in Long Island City. […]

2013 ELECTIONS: District 22

Candidates Seek To Replace Vallone Five candidates are vying to take over for term-limited Councilman Peter Vallone Jr. (D-Astoria) in Astoria. Former deputy chief of staff for Councilman James Gennaro (D-Fresh Meadows), Democrat Costa Constantinides has assisted on key legislations to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, to protect wetlands and to improve the quality of drinking […]