QJCC Reaffirms Commitment To Borough

BY JOE MARVILLI Staff Writer The Queens Jewish Community Council held a legislative breakfast over the weekend, pledging to continue its support of the Borough, with the help of elected officials. Taking place at the Young Israel of Kew Gardens Hills, the breakfast was an opportunity for the organization to welcome new members of the […]

Independent Films Celebrated In March

BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer The Queens World Film Festival is back for its fourth year and will return in March. The five-day film festival, spanning from March 4-9, will host 130 screenings in thematic blocks at venues in Jackson Heights, Long Island City and Sunnyside. Festival director Katha and her husband, film maker Don […]

U.S.-Iran Issue Discussed At Forum

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer Forest Hills residents listened to a discussion on United States-Iran relations Monday night. The forum, called “Halting Iran’s Nuclear Program,” focused on the future of Iran’s nuclear program and what could happen to it under the country’s new president, Hassan Rouhani. It was held by U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Flushing). […]