A Sign of Quick Thinking

Murphy’s Law struck Councilwoman Julissa Ferreras this Friday during a street co-naming ceremony for veteran Anthony “Tony” Caminiti, a Corona native and lifelong community advocate. After a program of warm remarks from members of the Corona community remembering the man and his service to the community, Ferreras gathered with Caminiti’s friends and family to unveil […]

Queens Wins With Committee Chairs

BY STEVEN J. FERRARI Editor-in-Chief The most strident supporters of Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito were rewarded on Wednesday with key committee chair positions, with several Queens council members coming up as big winners. Members of the Council’s Progressive Caucus publicly backed Mayor Bill de Blasio’s choice for Council Speaker, with Queens members breaking away from […]