Lighting Ravenswood

  Councilman Jimmy Van Bramer and NYCHA Chair Shola Olatoye announced a funding allocation for new lighting throughout the Ravenswood Houses in Astoria last Friday. The $4 million project will install state-of-the-art lighting throughout the housing development. About $2.5 million of the project will be funded by NYCHA and $1.5 million will come from Van […]

Letitia James Talks Public Advocate Plans

BY NATALIA KOZIKOWSKA Staff Writer Earlier this week, New York City Public Advocate Letitia James sat down with the Queens Tribune staff, where she discussed a number of issues relevant to Queens residents and offered her feedback on Mayor Bill de Blasio’s first 100 days in office. James began the interview by describing the way […]

UPS Workers Rally For Their Jobs

UPS Workers Rally For Their Jobs

UPS workers rallied on Friday morning calling for the delivery company to rehire the 250 drivers they fired last month. Photo by Luis Gronda BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer The United Parcel Service drivers sent a loud and clear message to the company they work for: Rehire the 250 workers they fired. UPS workers rallied […]