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 […]

Popular Restaurant To Turn Into Apartments

BY LUIS GRONDA Staff Writer A popular Rego Park restaurant is set to be converted into an apartment complex after closing last week. Joe Abbracciamento Restaurant shut its doors this past Sunday after being a neighborhood staple for 65 years. Its owners, John and Marie Abbracciamento, are choosing to retire and leave behind the family-owned […]

James Speaks On Bilingual Education

  Public Advocate Letitia James speaks at the New York State Association For Bilingual Education Conference last week in Elmhurst. James gave the opening remarks before a conversation about bilingual education in City schools that included Chancellor Carmen Fariña. Photo by Luis Gronda