Jackson Heights Community Gathers After Fire

BY JACKIE STRAWBRIDGE Staff Writer On Monday, the Alliance of South Asian American Labor (ASAAL) and the Jackson Heights Bangladesh Business Association (JBBA) held a conversation with victims who lost their businesses in last week’s fire in Jackson Heights. The fire, which overtook the Brunson Building on 37th Avenue and 75th Street, broke out just […]

Queens Community House Faces Setbacks After Fire

BY JACKIE STRAWBRIDGE Staff Writer The fire that engulfed a building in Jackson Heights last Monday has devastated not only the physical landscape of the area, but the cultural landscape as well. Four programs of the Queens Community House operated in that building, and are now searching for a new home. The fire began at […]